Kroonenberg, Prof. P.M. (Pieter)

Position:
  • Professor by special appointment
Expertise:
  • Multivariate analysis; Multiway analysis


Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 3446
E-Mail: kroonenb@fsw.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen, Instituut Pedagogische Wetenschappen, Algemene en Gezinspedagogiek
Office Address: Pieter de la Court gebouw
Wassenaarseweg 52
2333 AK Leiden
Room number 4B19
Personal Homepage: www.socialsciences.leidenuniv.nl/​educationandchildstudies/​childandfamilystudies/​organisation/​kroonenberg.jsp


Academic Career

  • Professor of Multivariate analysis in particular of three-way data  - special chair (2004-present)
  • NIAS Fellow (2003/2004)
  • Visiting Fellow, Department of Education and Child Studies, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan (1996, 2001, 2003) 
  • Visiting Fellow, Department of Agriculture, University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Australia (1991, 1995, 2002)
  • Visiting senior lecturer at the Department of Psychology, University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Australia (1987/1988)
  • Statistical consultant Industrial Products Research Institute, Tsukuba, Japan (February 1986)
  • PhD Social Sciences, Leiden University (supervisor J. de Leeuw) (1983)
  • Lecturer and research associate (senior lecturer from 1/1/1986) in statistics at the Department of Education and Child Studies, Leiden University (1975-present)
  • MSc Mathematics - statistics and numerical mathematics, Leiden University (1975)
  • BSc Mathematics, Leiden University (1972)
  • BSc Astronomy, Leiden University (1971)

Teaching activities

  • Praktijk van het empirisch onderzoek (conducting and evaluating empirical research)
  • Data-analysis in child and family studies
  • Head of Master Thesis Lab FSW 
  • Onderzoekspracticum II

Research areas and activities

  • Three-way data analysis, in particular three-mode principal component analysis. Website for three-mode data analysis
  • Modelling in multiway contingency tables
  • Consultancy in applied social science research and Ph.D. projects
  • Author of 3WayPack - a program suite for three-mode analysis
  • AsymTab - a program for asymmetric analysis of asymmetric tables.
  • Co-author of FISHER, a program for exact tests in contingency tables. Available from The Three-Mode Company

Selected publications

  • Bakermans-Kranenburg, M.J., Van IJzendoorn, M.H.& Kroonenberg, P.M. (2004). Differences in attachment security between african-american and white children: Ethnicity or socio-economic status? Infant Behavior and Development, 24, 417-433.
  • Kroonenberg, P.M., & Greenacre, M.J. (2005). Correspondence analysis. In S. Kotz, C.B. Read, N. Balakrishnan, & B. Vidakovic (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences [2nd Edition]. New York: Wiley. pp.1394-1403. 
  • Kroonenberg, P.M. (1983). Three-mode principal component analysis. Theory and applications . Leiden: DSWO Press. (Also doctoral dissertation). Now available as PDF on the website of The Three-Mode Company
  • Kroonenberg, P.M. (2008). Applied Multiway Data Analysis. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley
  • Kroonenberg, P.M. (2005). Full text Inaugural Lecture (in Dutch).

Last Modified: 31-01-2013