Linda M. Collins, PhD
Phone: 814.865.3253
204 E. Calder Way - Suite 400
State College, PA 16801-4756


Linda M. Collins, PhD


Linda Collins, PhD, is Distinguished Professor, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Professor, Department of Statistics, and Director of the Methodology Center at Penn State University.

Dr. Collins is interested in most aspects of research methods, including experimental and non-experimental design, particularly for building, optimizing and evaluating behavioral interventions. She also has a long-standing interest in models for longitudinal data, particularly latent transition analysis, and other latent class models.