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Walter L. Leite, Ph.D.


Walter L. Leite, PhD.

Professor
Research and Evaluation Methodology Program, School of Human Development and Organizational StudiesCollege of EducationUniversity of Florida

Principal Investigator
The Virtual Learning Lab

My current research program explores how data mining and machine learning methods may assist in statistical modeling for theory development and causal inference. I focus on data from virtual learning environments, state-level data systems and large national surveys.  I specialize in using structural equation modeling, multilevel modeling, propensity score methods, data mining and machine learning methods to analyze large scale data.

Curriculum Vitae

Office: Norman Hall 2-265I (3rd floor)

Mailing Address:
1215 Norman Hall
Gainesville, FL 32611
Phone: (352) 273-4302
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