R Analyst

Resume posted by gmchaffie in Scientific.

Desired position type: Any
Location: Santa Fe New Mexico, United States

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I have my master’s in research psychology and studied statistics in undergraduate. I’m very comfortable with graphing and data analysis in R.


University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
 Department of Psychology & Neuroscience
 MA Clinical Psychology, April 2007 – May 2011

University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
 BS Psychology, Minor in Statistics, January 2004 – May 2006
 Summa Cum Laude

Boston University, Boston, MA

 College of Engineering, Computer Engineering, 1992-1995

New Mexico Highlands University, Santa Fe, NM
• Supplemental counseling courses to MA to acquire LMHC, June 2013 – May 2015

The American University in Cairo: Cairo, Egypt, (1998-1999)
 Studies of Egyptian Colloquial and Modern Standard Arabic.
The International Language Institute: Cairo, Egypt, 1999
 Modern Standard Arabic


New Mexico Cancer Center, Albuquerque, NM
Mintz InfoTech
Information Technology Help Desk
• Hardware and software support
• Troubleshooting
Agave Health, Santa Fe, NM
Community Support Worker
• Aided at-risk youth, ages 5-16, with behavioral interventions to improve quality of life.Greg McHaffie

Worked with parents and children on issues such as anger management, substance abuse,
depression management and communication skills
University of New Mexico Health Science Center, Albuquerque, NM
Center for Rural and Community Behavioral Health
Research Analyst
 Database management
 Automated advanced graphing with R
 Report writing
 Data presentation
University of Colorado, Boulder CO
Department of Psychology & Neuroscience
Graduate Research Assistant & Study Coordinator
Managed Institutional Review Board (IRB) protocols and advanced statistical analyses.
Graduate Teaching Assistant (2008-2009)
Taught Psychopathology & Undergraduate Statistics with material independent of the main
lecture. Excellent student evaluation scores available on request.
Graduate Clinician
Handled multiple clients using various empirically supported therapeutic theories
New Mexico Veterans Administration (VA) Healthcare System, Albuquerque, NM
Clinical Neuroscience Research Program (CNRP)
Network Administrator, Neuroimaging Technician, and Study Coordinator

Took initiative to learn UNIX networking to optimize unreliable HP-UX/Red Hat local
Reorganized and invigorated a small staff to provide the organization direction and cohesion.
Lead MEG/EEG technician, responsible for maintenance of equipment valued at over $1m,
cryogen helium transfer, and tuning of superconducting sensory arrays.
Turned around a failing PTSD pilot study leading to numerous publications.
Coordinated studies on sensory-gating deficits in post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and
Gave presentations, published professional papers, and aided in grant writing
Performed detailed literature reviews, advanced neuroimaging analyses, and statistical analyses.
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
Research Assistant

Administered tests measuring pupillary responses to cognitive tasks and correlated the results
with IQ.Greg McHaffie

Administered neuropsychological tasks including a seven-part battery of the WAIS-III.
Performed literature review, data management, and statistical analysis.
The Mental Illness and Neuroscience Discovery Institute, Albuquerque, NM
Research Assistant

Designed pilot study on the interference of orthographically similar and dissimilar Chinese
characters on visual working memory through a delayed response recognition task.
Performed literature review, data management, and statistical analyses.

Spoken Languages

    Arabic, English