Dipl.-Soz. Thorsten Schnapp, M. Sc.


Office       F21/00.78
Phone+49 (0)951/863-2496
Fax+49 (0)951/863-2532
Emailthorsten.schnapp ( a t ) uni-bamberg.de

Current courses:

  • Lecture: Time Series Analysis
  • Exercise course: Exercise course to Time Series Analysis
  • Compact course: Introduction for Master Survey-Statistik

Competencies / Projects:

  • DFG project: BAYESLONG (Project member)
  • Lecturer ("Lehrkraft für besondere Aufgaben")

Research Interests

  • Multidimensional latent variable models
  • Statistical algorithms and programming (R, Python, C/C++, HPC)
  • Learning and classification procedures
  • (Systems theory, Epistemology, Educational Research)

Teaching

  • Advanced Data Analysis with R, Univ. Bamberg
  • Applied Statistics on the PC / Angewandte Statistik am PC, Univ. Bamberg
  • Computer-Aided Statistics / Introduction to Programming with R  (Computergestützte StatistikEinführung in die Programmierung mit R), Univ. Bamberg
  • Introduction Master Survey Statistik (Introduction to Matrix, integral and differential calculus) (Einführung Master Survey-Statistik), Univ. Bamberg
  • Exercise course for Time Series Analysis, Univ. Bamberg
  • Statistical Methods II, Univ. Bamberg
  • Introduction to R, ECPR Winterschool in Methods and Techniques

Talks

  • Schnapp, T., Aßmann C., Bayesian IRT and Factor Modelling with Missing Values. Joint Statistical Meetings 2018, Vancouver, Canada, 28.07.-02.08.2018.
  • Schnapp, T., Aßmann C., Investigating sign-changes in Bayesian Item Factor Analysis Estimates. Opening Meeting of the 3rd Funding Phase, SPP 1646 "Education as a Lifelong Process", Bamberg, 19.-20.04.2018.
  • Schnapp, T., Aßmann C., Multidimensional Bayesian Item Factor Analysis while Imputing Missing Values in Background Variables. Final Conference of the 2nd Funding Phase, SPP 1646 "Education as a Lifelong Process", Bamberg, 04.-05.12.2017.
  • Schnapp, T., Aßmann C., Bayesian Item Factor Analysis with Missing Values. 6th  & 7th Workshop on "Analysis of Incomplete Data" (AID), Bamberg, 19.07.2017 and 17.10.2017.
  • Schnapp, T., Aßmann C., Multidimensional Item Factor Analysis with Missing Values. Colloquium of the SPP 1646 "Education as a Lifelong Process", European University Institute, Florence, 15.-16.09.2016.
  • Schnapp, T., Aßmann C., Über Bayesianische Faktorenanalyse. SurveyConf15, Berlin, 01.-04.10.2015.
  • Schnapp, T., Gibbs Sampling & Imputation. 5th Workshop on "Analysis of Incomplete Data" (AID), Bamberg, 20.03.2014.