Recent Graduates


Kevin Petway | Quantitative Psychology

Dissertation Title: The Limits of Unidimensional Computerized Adaptive Tests for Polytomous Item Measures.

Employment: Associate Research Scientist at Educational Testing Service (Princeton, NJ)


John Prindle | Quantitative Psychology

Dissertation: A Functional Use of Response Time Data in Cognitive Assessment.

Emploment: Postdoctoral Fellow in the Center for Lifespan Psychology at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development.


Erin DeSantis | Quantitative Psychology

Dissertation: Later Life Success of Former College Student-Athletes as a Function of Retirement from Sport and Participant Characteristics.

Employment: Research Analyst in Institutional Research and Assessment at California State University, Long Beach


Yan Zhou | Quantitative Psychology

Dissertation: Dynamic Analyses of Cognition and Mortality in the Oldest Old

Employment: Programmer Analyst in the Department of Neurology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.


Yusuke Kuroki

Quantitative Psychology

Dissertation: Identifying Diverse Pathways to Cognitive Decline in Later Life Using Genetic and Envrionmental Factors.

Employment: Researcher in the Office of Institutional Research at California State University, Los Angeles.