A half-time post-doctoral fellowship is availble, beginning Summer 2014 through January 2015. The fellow will be appointed as a Research Associate in the Department of Psychology at the UW, working with Brian P. Flaherty, PhD Associate Professor.
The fellow will focus on applied latent class analysis, mixture models, and other latent variable models within the domains of substance use and psychometrics research. Work will focus on theoretically-oriented application and evaluation of these models. Fellows are expected to assist in data preparation, analysis, and to participate in the preparation of articles for publication.
Applicants must have: (a) a Ph.D. in a behavioral, social, quantitative, or health-related field; (b) background in substance use research; (c) solid familiarity with latent variable models, including latent class and mixture models.