Short CV/Education and training

  • 1994 – 1995
    “Propedeuse” Introduction Social Sciences, Utrecht University.

  • 1995 – 1999
    Master Clinical Psychology, Utrecht University.

  • 1999 – 2000
    PhD candidate, Clinical Psychology, University of Amsterdam.

  • 2000 – 2004
    PhD candidate, Psychological Methods, University of Amsterdam. Graduation date: December 1, 2004. Thesis: Time Series Analysis and the Individual as the Unit of Psychological Research. Supervisors: prof. dr. P. C. M. Molenaar en prof. dr. D. C. van den Boom. Daily supervisor: Dr. C. V. Dolan.

  • 2004
    Lecturer Statistics; Psychological Methods, University of Amsterdam.

  • 2005
    Postdoctoral fellow (NIH); Centre of Developmental and Health Research Methodology, University of Virginia.

  • 2006 – 2011
    Assistant professor; Section Methodology and Statistics, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Utrecht University (tenure since 2008).

  • since 2011
    Associate professor; Section Methodology and Statistics, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Utrecht University (tenure).

Selected publications

  • Hamaker, E. L., Kuiper, R. M., & Grasman, R. P. P. P. (2015). A critique of the cross-lagged panel model. Psychological Methods, 20, 102-116.

  • Hamaker, E. L., Ceulemans, E., Grasman, R. P. P. P., & Tuerlinckx, F. (2015). Modeling affect dynamics : State-of-the-art and future challenges. Emotion Review, 1-7.

  • Jongerling, J., Laurenceau, J.-P., & Hamaker, E. L. (2015). A multilevel AR(1) model: Allowing for inter-individual differences in trait-scores, inertia, and innovation variance. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 50, 334-349.

  • De Haan-Rietdijk, S., Gottman, J. M., Bergeman, S., & Hamaker, E. L. (2014). Get over it! A multilevel threshold autoregressive model for state-dependent affect regulation. Psychometika. doi: 10.1007/s11336-014-9417-x

  • Hamaker, E. L., & Grasman, R. P. P. P. (2014). To center or not to center? Investigating inertia with a multilevel autoregressive model. Frontiers in Psychology, 5, 1492. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01492

  • Hamaker, E. L. & Grasman, R. P. P. P. (2012). Regime switching state-space model applied to psychological processes: Handling missing data and making inferences. Psychometrika, 77, 400-422.

  • Hamaker, E. L. (2012). Why researchers should think “within-person”: A paradigmatic rationale. Invited chapter for: M. R. Mehl & T. S. Conner (Eds.). Handbook of Research Methods for Studying Daily Life, 43-61, New York, NY: Guilford Publications.

  • Hamaker, E. L., Dolan, C. V., & Molenaar, P. C. M. (2005). Statistical modeling of the individual: Rationale and application of multivariate stationary time series analysis. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 40 (2), 207-233.

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