James Madison University
PHOTO:Dena A. Pastor

Dena A. Pastor, Ph.D.

Professor, Graduate Psychology
Senior Assessment Specialist

Education


  • Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin (2001) Concentration: Educational Psychology/Measurement and Statistics
  • B.A., University of Texas at Austin (1995) Concentration: Psychology

Scholarly Interests/Research Topics


  • Hierarchical linear modeling
  • Growth Modeling
  • Explanatory item response modeling
  • Mixture modeling
  • Instrument development and validation