Siwei Liu is an Assistant Professor of Human Development and an affiliated faculty of Quantitative Psychology at UC Davis. She received her B.S. degree in Psychology from Fudan University in China, and her master degree in Applied Statistics and Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Studies from the Pennsylvania State University. She conducts research on statistical methods for analyzing intensive longitudinal data, in particular in the frameworks of multilevel modeling, structural equation modeling, time series analysis, and functional data analysis. Currently she serves as an Associate Editor of Psychological Methods.
Bonnie Dixon is a Postdoctoral Scholar in the Intensive Longitudinal Methods Lab. She uses computational data science methods to conduct research on behavioral health. Her area of focus is applied nutritional neuroscience – the study of interactions between diet and brain functioning – and especially, dietary influences on sleep. She received her Ph.D. in Nutritional Biology from UC Davis.