Akihito Kamata

Kamata

Professor

Psychology

Contact

Office: Expressway Tower 400C
Phone: 214-768-7708
Email: akamata@smu.edu
Professional website: https://kamataak.github.io/qmlweb/about.html

About

CURRICULUM VITAE

Michigan State University, Ph.D.

Eastern Washington University, M.S.

Yamanashi University, B.Ed.

Dr. Kamata’s primary research interest is psychometrics and educational and psychological measurement, focusing on development and implementation of item-level test data analysis methodology through various modeling framework, including item response theory, multilevel modeling, and structural equation modeling. He is also interested in investigating methodological problems in quantitative research methodsDr. Kamata received the Article of the Year award in 2013 for the paper entitled “Modeling Nonlinear Growth with Three Data Points: Illustration with Benchmarking Data” by a journalAssessment for Effective Intervention.  

Dr. Kamata enjoys traveling and exploring eateries while traveling. He also enjoys roasting coffee beans.

Area of Research Expertise:

Quantitative