Leslie ShawResearch Associate
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Leslie joined the Yang-Tan Institute in the School of Industrial and Labor Relations in January 2018. A quantitative psychologist, she has expertise in longitudinal analyses and structural equation modeling. Leslie also has experience with randomized control trials, program evaluation, data management, measure validation and norming, and secondary data analysis. While obtaining her Ph.D., she worked at the Beach Center on Disability and the KU Center on Developmental Disabilities on research related to self-determination, transition services, and support needs for youth and adults with intellectual disability. Leslie also worked at the Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis and taught both undergraduate and graduate students during her time at KU. She is currently working on the NYS PROMISE (Promoting the Readiness of Minors in Supplemental Security Income) project and supports the Vocational Rehabilitation Youth Technical Assistance Centers (VR Y-TAC) project.
PhD 2017 - University of Kansas - Psychology
M.A. 2015 - University of Kansas – Psychology
M.A. 2004 – North Carolina Central University - Agency Counseling
B.S. 1992 - Randolph-Macon College - Mathematics