College of
Arts and Sciences

Jacob Marszalek

Jacob Marszalek
Professor; Director, Applied Cognitive Brain and Brain Sciences Psychology Ph.D. Option
College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Info
816-235-2638
Cherry Hall 315

About

Education: Dr. Marszalek received his Ph.D. in Educational Psychology, Statistics and Measurement at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2006.

Teaching: Dr. Marszalek teaches undergraduate quantitative statistics and graduate courses in Statistical Methods, Structural Equation Modeling, Principles and Methods of Research, Latent Trait and Multilevel Modeling ad Development and Evaluation of Assessment Tools.

Research: Dr. Marszalek’s research interest is in translational methodology, motivational theories in psychology and education (e.g., flow, anxiety, reactance), educational and psychological measurement, social justice advocacy, evaluation of institutional/educational programs for minority outreach and support.