Galina Daraganova

Galina Daraganova

Senior Research Fellow
Australian Institute of Family Studies
BPsyc(Hons) Belarus, PhD (Melb)

Dr Galina Daraganova is a quantitative psychologist who joined the Institute in 2010. Her research focuses on the theory and application of longitudinal data analysis for complex survey data, particularly using the data from the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children.

Prior to joining AIFS, Galina worked in the MelNet group at the Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne. Her research focused on the development of statistical models for network-based social processes and on applications of these models in the epidemiology and labour market research.

Selected publications

Yu, M., & Daraganova, G. (2015). Children's early home learning environment and learning outcomes in the early years of school in LSAC Annual Statistical Report 2014, Australian Institute of Family Studies, Melbourne.

Yu, M., & Daraganova, G. (2015). Educational expectations of Australian children and their mothers in LSAC Annual Statistical Report 2014. Australian Institute of Family Studies, Melbourne.

Daraganova, G., Mullan, K., & Edwards, B. (2014). Attendance in primary school: factors and consequences. (DSS Occasional Paper No. 51). Canberra, DSS.

Forrest, W., Edwards, B., & Daraganova, G. (2014). Vietnam Veterans Family Study. Volume 2. A study of health and social issues in Vietnam veteran sons and daughters. Canberra, DVA.

Forrest, W., Edwards, B., & Daraganova, G. (2014). Vietnam Veterans Family Study. Volume 3, Part Two, A study of mortality patterns of Vietnam veteran families. Canberra, DVA.

Daraganova, G. (2013). Is it OK to be away? School attendance in the primary school years. in  LSAC Annual statistical report 2012. AIFS.

Daraganova, G., Pattison, P. Unemployment and social networks. (2013). In Lusher, D., Koskinen, J., & Robins, G. (eds). Exponential Random Graph Models for Social Networks: Theories, Methods and Applications. New York: Cambridge University Press. Structural Analysis in the Social Sciences Series.

Daraganova, G., Robins, G. Auto-regressive actor-attribute models. (2013). In Lusher, D., Koskinen, J., & Robins, G. (eds). Exponential Random Graph Models for Social Networks: Theories, Methods and Applications. New York: Cambridge University Press. Structural Analysis in the Social Sciences Series.

Koskinen, J., Daraganova, G. General introduction to the ERGM framework. (2013). In Lusher, D., Koskinen, J., & Robins, G. (eds). Exponential Random Graph Models for Social Networks: Theories, Methods and Applications. New York: Cambridge University Press. Structural Analysis in the Social Sciences Series.