Richard McCleary, a visiting professor from the University of California, will give a lecture in San Marcos on the evolution of time series experiments in the various fields of economics, law, medicine and the social sciences.
The lecture is entitled “Validity Issues in the Time Series Experiment” and focuses on threats to the four types of validity (statistical conclusion, internal, construct and external) as applicable to time series experiments.
The event, free and open to the public, will be Monday, Feb. 6 at 3:30 p.m. in Texas State’s Agriculture Building, room 204.
McCleary, professor of criminology, law and society in UC’s School of Social Ecology, earned his Ph.D. from Northwestern University in 1977 and has taught at UC for the past 24 years. He has taught throughout the United States on various aspects of sociology, specializing in criminal justice. McCleary is working on a book, The Design and Analysis of Time Series Experiments, with David McDowall, criminal justice professor at the University of Albany.
The lecture is sponsored by the Texas State Department of Criminal Justice. A reception will be held outside the room before the lecture beginning at 3 p.m. For more information, contact the Department of Criminal Justice at (512) 245-2174 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.Email | Print