Amanda Prokasky, PhD

Education and Child DevelopmentAmanda Prokasky, PhD
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450


Professional Summary

As a developmental scientist, Dr. Prokasky is interested in understanding the biological and environmental influences on early childhood development. Dr. Prokasky is passionate about applying research and making data-driven recommendations to practitioners and policymakers to improve the lives of vulnerable children. 

Dr. Prokasky has strong quantitative skills and specializes in longitudinal modeling, multilevel models, latent class/profile analysis, analysis of variance (with and without repeated measures), and multiple regression. Dr. Prokasky has an extensive background in running federally funded, multi-site research projects, and working with external stakeholders and funders to design and implement equitable program evaluations using both quantitative and qualitative data.


Research Interests and Projects

Selected Publications (within the last 5 years)

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