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SDS is the college’s newest academic unit - serving 16 tenure/tenure track faculty members, 12 instructional faculty members, three lecturers, and two adjunct faculty. The department houses 42 PhD students, and offers 800+ hours of free consulting services and statistical software short courses to university faculty, staff and students each year.






Vicki KellerVicki L. Keller

Email: vkeller@austin.utexas.edu
Director of Strategy and Planning

Phone: (512) 232-0679







Sasha Schellenberg

Sasha Schellenberg

Email: sasha.schellenberg@austin.utexas.edu
Departmental Administrative Officer
Phone: (512) 232-9217







Victoria ObiomaVictoria Obioma

Email: vobioma@austin.utexas.edu
Sr. Administrative Associate
HR Contact, Financials/Reimbursements, Department Purchasing
Phone: (512) 232-0691






IMG 0112Jeanene Imerzel

Email: jeanene.imerzel@austin.utexas.edu
Sr. Grants and Contracts Specialist
Phone: (512) 475-8788







Abby Black

Abby Black

Email: black@austin.utexas.edu
Program Coordinator
Course Scheduling, GPC Room Requests, Graduate Academic Support
Phone: (512) 471-7618






Amarah 1Amarah Boulanger

Email: amarah@austin.utexas.edu
Administrative Associate
Assistant to the Department Chair and Director of Strategy and Planning; Departmental administrative support for communications, faculty affairs, and seminars.
Phone: (512) 232-0693





Sanaya NastaSanaya Nasta

Email: sanaya.nasta@austin.utexas.edu
Student Assistant
Administrative Support to SDS Staff






Stat Cat.1Stat Cat

Email: stat.admin@austin.utexas.edu
Statistics Enthusiast




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Mahometa MichaelDr. Michael J. Mahometa

Email: michael.mahometa@austin.utexas.edu
Director of Statistical Consulting and Professional Education
Phone: (512) 471-7695

Technical Areas of Interest: Design and collection of data for experiments in the behavioral sciences, T-test, ANOVA, ANCOVA, MANOVA (independent and dependent designs), Regression (including OLS, logistic, and multinomial logistic), moderation analysis within regression.

Appointment Availability: Mon 12:30-2:30pm, Tues 3-5pm, Thurs 10am-12pm

Background: Dr. Mahometa received his Ph.D. in Psychology from The University of Texas at Austin in 2006. His major course work was completed in Behavioral Neuroscience, with a minor in Statistics. His background in animal models of learning makes him familiar with full factorial designs - which he is expanding to include classic DOE concepts. He is currently available to assist graduate students and faculty in study methodology, data analysis, data presentation, and result writing. He is most familiar with the following statistical software packages: SPSS, SAS, R, Stata, JMP, StatView, SuperANOVA.

Education: Ph.D., Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, 2006; B.S., Psychology, University of Scranton, 1998

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