Minnesota Professionals for Psychology Applied to Work


R Workshop – Tuesday, December 1, 2015 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Register by Wednesday, November 24, 2015

R, a programming language for statistical computing and graphics, has rapidly become the statistical package of choice for data analysts. Please join us for a 2 hour workshop introducing and teaching R for those with limited previous R experience. Adam Beatty, Research Scientist at HumRRO and Jeff Jones, Manager, Research & Analytics, Korn Ferry have done presentations at SIOP the last two years to introduce and teach R and have used R in their own research.  Adam is the training and user resource for R at HumRRO and has used R for the last ten years, conducting a wide variety of analyses (simulations studies, IRT, SEM, etc.) in the course of research/applied work using R.

Workshop content:  •Calculations – regression, factor analyses, correlation, visualization •Graphics •Report generation •How-to guides •Example R scripts on reporting •Interesting psychometric analysis •Resources for future self-learning

Please click on the link to the Eventbrite site to register.  Register for workshop.

Please contact Debra.Holzgraefe@genmills.com if you have any questions.


Next Meeting is January 19, 2016
Location: Marriott Courtyard Downtown at 7 Corners, 1500 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis.

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