Dylan Robertson

Dylan Robertson is the Director of Data Management and Statistics for the Center for Developmental Science. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin - Madison in Social Welfare. His training has been primarily within the area of applied statistics in prevention and program evaluation research. He has extensive experience in data analysis focusing on child and adolescent transitions and the use of cluster-analytic methods, including work on the nationally recognized Chicago Longitudinal Study (CLS).

 

 

 

 

Recent Related Publications

Reynolds, A. J. & Robertson, D. L. (2003). School-based early intervention and later child maltreatment in the Chicago Longitudinal Study. Child Development, 74(1), 3-26.

Reynolds, A. J., Temple, J. A., Robertson, D. L., & Mann, E. A. (2002). Age 21 cost-benefit analysis of the Title I Chicago Child-Parent Centers. Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, 24(4), 267-303. (Previous version, Institute for Research on Poverty, Discussion paper 1245-02).

Temple, J. A., Reynolds, A. J., Robertson, D. L., & Mann, E. A. (2002). Age 21 Benefit-cost analysis of the Chicago. In Head Start's Sixth National Research Conference: The first eight years pathways to the future (pp. 571-572). Washington, DC: ACYF, ACH, HHS.

Niles, M.D, Reynolds, A.J., Clements, M & Robertson, D.L. (2002). The origin of the cognitive and scholastic effects of early childhood intervention. In Head Start's Sixth National Research Conference: The first eight years pathways to the future (pp. 572-574). Washington, DC: ACYF, ACH, HHS.

Reynolds, A. J., Temple, J. A., Robertson, D. L., & Mann, E. A. (2001). Long-term effects of an early childhood intervention on educational achievement and juvenile arrest- A 15-year follow-up of low-income children in public schools. Journal of American Medical Association, 285(18), 2339-2346.

Robertson, D. L. & Reynolds A. J. (2000). Children from which families benefit most from early intervention? In Head Start's Fifth National Research Conference: Developmental and contextual transitions of children and families, implications for researchers and practice (pp. 562-563). Washington, DC: ACYF, ACH, HHS.

Selected Conference Presentations:

Reynolds, A. J., Temple, J. A., Robertson, D. L., Mann, E. A. & Ou, S. (2003). Prevention and cost-effectiveness in the Chicago Child-Parent Center. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of Society for Research in Child Development, Tampa, FL.

Robertson, D. L. & Reynolds, A. J. (2003). Child maltreatment and out-of-home placement: examining the influence of childhood, family, and educational experiences. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Work Research, Tampa FL.

Robertson, D. L. & Reynolds, A. J. (2002). Preventing child abuse and neglect through school-
based early intervention
. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Work Research, San Diego CA.

Robertson, D. L. & Reynolds, A. J. (2002). Preventing child abuse and neglect through school-
based early intervention: An investigation of the Chicago Child-parent Center Program
. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Seattle WA.

Reynolds, A. J., Temple, J. A., Robertson, D. L., & Mann, E. A. (2001). The Chicago Child-Parent Center Program: prevention and cost effectiveness at age 21. A symposium presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research in Washington, DC.

Reynolds, A. J., Temple, J. A., Robertson, D. L., & Mann, E. A. (2000). Long-term effects of participation in the Title I Chicago Child-Parent Centers. A symposium presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence in Chicago, IL.

Robertson, D.L. & Reynolds A.J. (1999). Family typologies and educational outcomes: Are they related? Poster presented at the biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Child Development, Albuquerque, NM.

Manuscripts in Prepartion:

Robertson, D. L. (2005). Identifying family typologies in the Chicago Longitudinal Study. Working title. Manuscript in preparation. Poster presented at the Biennial Meeting of Society for Research in Child Development, Atlanta, GA.

Robertson, D. L. & Reynolds, A. J. (2005). Child maltreatment and foster care: Examining the impact of different child welfare services on young adult outcomes. Working title. Manuscript in preparation. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, D.C.

 
 

Dylan Robertson
National Research Center on Rural Education Support
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
100 East Franklin Street
CB# 8115
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8115
(919) 843-8940