QMS Event: Navigating the Choppy Waters of Hypothesis Testing

Tuesday, February 28, 2017  |  11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
2125 Main Mall, Neville Scarfe (Library Block), Room 278
* All are welcome to attend *

Dr. Lee Gunderson (Head, ECPS, and Professor, Language & Literacy Education)

Discussion Panel:
Dr. Ed Kroc (Postdoctoral Fellow, MERM program; Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow, Department of Statistics & Department of Botany)
Dr. Bruno Zumbo (Professor, ECPS, Faculty of Education)

This month, the Quantitative Methods Society continues the discussion on hypothesis testing, including p hacking and reproducilbility. Join in-depth discussions on some alternative ways to do research in addition to only looking at p values.

Everyone is encouraged to bring your example(s) or stories to share with us.

Reference Material:

A manifesto for reproducible science” by Munafo al. et (2017).

RSVP before 5:00 p.m., February 20th