School of Applied Sciences

The University of Mississippi

Research & Analytics Laboratory Fellows 

AY 2019-2020

Katerina Berezina

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Nutrition and Hospitality Management
    • Analytics Expertise:
      • Technology adoption, research design (survey, experimental, grounded theory, Delphi, case study), biometric technology in research (e.g., eye tracking, heart rate), SEM (covariance-based, variance-based, multi-group), choice-based conjoint analysis, text mining
    • Statistical/Software Package Proficiency:
      • SPSS, AMOS, Warp PLS

Francis Boateng

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Legal Studies
    • Analytics Expertise:
      • Multilevel analysis, hierarchical linear and non-linear analysis; regression, research design, data mining
    • Statistical/Software Package Proficiency:
      • SPSS, HLM, Mplus

Toshikazu Ikuta

  • Associate Professor, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
    • Analytics Expertise:
      • brain MRI data analysis, large scale analysis, digital signal processing, neural network models, machine learning, meta-analysis
    • Statistical/Software Package Proficiency:
      • R

David Joung

  • Associate Professor, Department of Nutrition and Hospitality Management
    • Analytics Expertise:
      • Research design, survey development, intro/multivariate statistics
    • Statistical/Software Package Proficiency:
      • SPSS, Amos

Minsoo Kang, Director

  • Professor and Chair, Department of Health, Exercise Science, and Recreation Management
    • Analytics Expertise:
      • Psychometrics (validity & reliability), Rasch model, Item Response Theory, test development and validation, standard setting, item analysis, meta-analysis, research design, data mining and analytics
    • Statistical/Software Package Proficiency:
      • SAS, SPSS, Amos, Answer Tree, WEKA, Comprehensive Meta Analysis, CODA, Facets, WINSTEPS, GENOVA, ITEMAN

Heontae Kim, Associate Director

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
    • Analytics Expertise:
      • General Linear Model, Meta-analysis, data management, Psychometrics (validity & reliability), Rasch model
    • Statistical/Software Package Proficiency:
      • SAS, SPSS, Comprehensive Meta-Analysis, Winsteps

Minjung Kim

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Health, Exercise Science, and Recreation Management
    • Analytics Expertise:
      • Research Design, Measurement model (CFA), Structural equation modeling
    • Statistical/Software Package Proficiency:
      • SAS, SPSS, Comprehensive Meta-Analysis, Winsteps

Na Youn Lee

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work
    • Analytics Expertise:
      • General Linear Models (GLM), Hierarchical Linear Modeling (HLM), Structural Equation Modeling (SEM), Fuzzy Cognitive Mapping (FCM)
    • Statistical/Software Package Proficiency:
      • Stata, SPSS, NVivo

Taeyeon Oh

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Health, Exercise Science, and Recreation Management
    • Analytics Expertise:
      • Econometrics, Regression, Data Mining, Big Data
    • Statistical/Software Package Proficiency:
      • R, Stata, Matlab, SPSS

Saijun Zhang

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work
    • Analytics Expertise:
      • Survival analysis,  hierarchical linear modeling, structural equation modeling, growth curve modeling, meta-analysis, research design, administrative data management & analysis, complex survey data analysis, database development
    • Statistical/Software Package Proficiency:
      • SAS, STATA, SPSS, Mplus, R