Yiqin Pan is a Ph.D. student in Quantitative Methods Program. She earned a BS in Psychology and an MS in Psychometrics at Beijing Normal University. She is currently studying educational measurement and her advisor is James Wollack.
Yiqin’s primary research interests are item response theory (IRT) and its applications to test security, specifically, detection of cheating on tests. Other interests include latent variable models and hierarchical linear modeling.