Mixed Effects Statistical Modeling

Workshop with Harald Baayen (University of Alberta)

What: A hands‐on 2‐day workshop on mixed effects statistical modeling.

The workshop will beginning with an introduction/reminder about the basics of regression before moving on to mixed models and the like, and will end with some discussion of generalized additive modeling and of random forests. The workshop will use the R statistical analysis package. An optional pre‐workshop seminar will be provided to get participants up to speed with the software (see more info bellow).

Where: Northwestern Library, Dual Boot lab (basement level)

When: Tuesday, June 15, 9 am ‐ 5pm: Workshop sessions 1 & 2 Wednesday, June 16, 9 pm – 5 pm: Workshop sessions 3 & 4

Optional pre-workshop seminar (by Matt Goldrick):

When: Monday, June 14, 12 noon - 1pm

Where: Cresap 101

What:  R Basics--how to read data in, how to do some simple manipulations of data, simple plotting.

If you are interested in participating, please email Nattalia Paterson or Ann Bradlow.