Yage Guo -Dev Research and Extension Group

Yage Guo
Name: Yage Guo
From: Beijing, China
Email: yage.guo@huskers.unl.edu
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/yage-guo-79b7848a
Degree pursuing: PhD Psychological Studies in Quantitative, Qualitative & Psychometric Methods
Project: I am working with Dr. Dev on the NAP SACC project, assisting with data management. My responsibilities include conducting analyses and writing computer programs to convert raw data into an analyzable form, as well as creating tables and figures to present the results of these findings in a comprehensive format.
Skills Acquired: Working on cleaning and analyzing state-wide data to produce reports for the NE Department of Health and Human Services
Future Goals: I will seek my career as a faculty and researcher in university or as a research statistician in industry or consulting firms such as Educational Testing Service and the Gallup Organization
How will the project experience help you achieve your future career goals? I will acquire experience in interdisciplinary collaboration, data management, and statistical analysis and interpretation. I will also learn how to develop manuscript describing the results to submit for publication.
Top 3 strengths that contribute to the project: Proficient in statistics programs, Research experience and team player.
Fun Fact: I love running. I have attended a 5k homecoming run. I ran with 300 participants and had lots of fun.