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Research: Social Sciences

Work experience

May 2012Present

Market Research Supervisor

Praxis Strategies And Solutions

Evaluating non-profit agencies using empirically based market research strategies to assess outcomes, and help non-profits to qualify for ongoing funding. Supervising call center activity, data collection, and technical difficulties reporting.

Apr 2012May 2013

ABA Therapist

Partnership For Behavior Change

ABA practicum providing supervised services for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders including behavioral management, academic mainstreaming, and daily living skills.

May 2011May 2013

Investigator & Analyst

Alice Swarm Fund Suicide Research Team

Researching suicide, trauma, and innovative approaches to healing and understanding various factors of mental health in depression, suicidality, and post traumatic stress.

May 2011Dec 2012

Course Assistant

Indiana University South Bend

Providing supplementary instruction and extracurricular tutoring for Abnormal Psychology course.

Skills

Microsoft Office
Use of various office applications, MS Word, Publisher, Excel, Powerpoint, etc... to meet a variety of needs in research, academic, or administrative settings.
Research Design
single subject, cross sectional, longitudinal, outcomes assessments, program evaluations, market research, clinical research, anthropological, and sociological field designs, correlational, multivariate, factorial, etc...
Human Subjects Research (Sociocultural Field)
Use of mixed methods designs in the social sciences.
Technical APA-Style Writing
APA standard writing style for empirical research.
Human Subjects Research (Laboratory)
Experimental, Psychological, Psychometric, Clinical Research. Statistical Analysis. Technical Writing. Research Design.

References

Jason Moreno

Mr. Moreno is community organizer at LaCasa, inc. A private non-profit organization serving underprivileged communities in southern Elkhart, In. I have contributed volunteer time and services to various projects.

Rebecca Torstrick Ph.D.

Dr. Torstrick is the Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at IU South Bend. She has served as a mentor and supervisor through various aspects of coursework and research, and currently employs me part time working on program development and resource engagement strategies for IU regional campuses.

Education

Certifications

Social and Behavioral Responsible Conduct of Research ( Basic Course)

Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative
May 2012Present

QPR Basic

QPR Institute
May 2013Present

Applied Behavior Analysis Certificate

IU South Bend
Feb 2011Present

Good Clinical Practice (Stage 1)

Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative
Feb 2011Present

Social/Behavioral Researchers ( Stage 1 )

Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative

Research: Clinical

Applied Behavior Analysis

Summary

Mr. McCammon has a diverse array of educational experience, including near three years of instructional experience between his work as a course assistant, and in his experience with ABA therapy. He has also spent this last year researching, designing, and implementing a program for first generation college students at regional IU campuses. This experience includes having researched first generation advising needs, and deploying programming to meet those needs.

Strong references available upon request.

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Suicidology
  • American Psychological Association
  • Indiana Academy of Social Sciences
  • American Sociological Association
  • American Anthropological Association
  • Indiana Psychological Association
  • Psi Chi

Publications

  • McCammon,J. (2013). " Disparate and Congruent Perceptions in First Generation Student Needs: The Liminal Bridge." Indiana University Journal for Undergraduate Research. Spring 2013. South Bend, IN.

Research

  • "Interdisciplinary Global Tolerance Measure" 2013-onward.
  • "Disparate and Congruent Perceptions in First Generation Student Needs: The Liminal Bridge." Fall 2012-Spring 2013
  •   "Rating Nonverbal Behavior as an Indication of Emotional Distress and Suicidal Thinking"  Spring 2012- Spring 2013
  •  "Mindfulness, Flow State, and Interpersonal Belongingness in Ritualized Poi Performance" Spring 2012- Spring 2013
  •   "Writing About Stress, Trauma, and Common Experiences." Fall 2012-Spring 2013
  •  "Suicide Survivors: Exposure Writing Intervention." Fall 2012-Spring 2013
  •   "Experiences of First Generation College Students at IU South Bend" Fall 2012-Spring 2013
  •  "Combining Response Blocking, DRI, and Self Monitoring to Decrease Self-Stimulatory Behavior  In Teen With Asperger's Disorder" Fall 2012- Spring 2013
  •   Olweus Anti-Bullying Project: Special Needs Research Coordinator ; Spring 2012

Clinical Experience & Community Engagement

  • The Logan Center: Summer , 2011 : Volunteer ABA therapist Practicum.
  • IU South Bend Suicide & Trauma Research Team : Research Internship: Spring 2011-Spring 2012.
  • Course Assistant: Abnormal Psychology ; Fall 2011-Spring 2012
  •  Cass County Suicide Prevention Center: Founder / Gatekeeper: Formative Stage, Fall 2012
  • Partnership for Behavior Change: ABA Therapist Summer 2012-ongoing
  • Elkhart Neighborhood child abuse prevention street team.
  • Elkhart Violence prevention resource street team.

Presentations

  • DePoy, M. McCammon, J. Stein, S. "Functional Analysis to Determine Function of Perseverative Speech in an Adolescent Diagnosed with Autism". Applied Behavior Analysis International. Chicago, Illinois. (May 25)
  • Barkes, D., DePoy, M., McCammon, J. Stein, S. (2014) "Resolving Countercontrol in an ABA Setting." Applied Behavior Analysis international, Chicago, Illinois. (May 25)
  • Dull, B., McCammon, M. (2013) "Just Go With The Flow" American Antropological Association, Chicago, Illinois. (Nov. 24)
  • 2013 “Engaging Undergraduate Students as Public Anthropologists.” Discussant in workshop organized by Rebecca Torstrick (IU South Bend) and Marcia Good (DePaul Univ.) at the American Ethnological Society, Chicago, Illinois. (April 11)
  • McCammon, J. DeBrule, D.(2013) "Rating Nonverbal Behavior as An Indication of Emotional Distress and Suicidal Thinking." American Association of Suicidology Spring 2013 Conference.
  • DeBrule, D. McCammon, J. (2013) "Narrative Writing Exposure Curtailed To Target Grief, Depression, and Anxiety in Suicide Survivors." American Association of Suicidology Spring 2013 Conference.
  • McCammon, J. (2013) "Disparate and Congruent Perceptions in First Generation Student Needs: The Liminal Bridge" American Ethnological Society Spring 2013 Conference.
  • McCammon, J. (2013) "DRI to SM to Reduce Self-Stimulatory Behavior In Teen With Moderate To High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder". Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference.
  • McCammon, J. Dull, B. (2013) "Just Go With The Flow: Mindfulness, Flow-State, And Interpersonal Belongingness in Ritualized Poi Performance. Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference.
  •   McCammon, J. , DeBrule, D. , (2012) "Rating Nonverbal Behavior as an Indication of Emotional Distress and Suicidal Thinking." ; Presented at the IUSB Undergraduate Research Conference.
  • McCammon, J. , DeBrule, D. , (2012) "Rating Nonverbal Behavior as an Indication of Emotional Distress and Suicidal Thinking." ; Presented at the Indiana Academy Of Social Sciences Fall 2012 Conference.
  •   McCammon , J. Dull, B. "Mindfulness, Flow State, and Interpersonal Belongingness in Ritualized Poi Performance." Presented at the Indiana Academy Of Social Sciences Fall 2012 Conference.
  •   Cummings, C. McCammon, J. Burkus, S., Shelby, N. , DeBrule, D., "Writing About Traumatic Events: Benefits for Physical And Mental Health." Presented at theIndiana Academy Of Social Sciences  Fall 2012 Conference.
  •   McCammon, J. , DeBrule, D. , (2012) "Rating Nonverbal Behavior as an Indication of Emotional Distress and Suicidal Thinking." ; Presented at the Indiana Psychological Association Fall 2012 Conference.