John E. MarcotteJohn E. Marcotte

Director, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive (SAMHDA)

Brief Biography

John E. Marcotte joined ICPSR in 2011 as Director of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive, bringing more than 20 years of experience meeting the computing and statistical needs of researchers.

Dr. Marcotte’s specialties include data management and security, power analysis and sampling, linear and logistic regression, longitudinal data analysis, and duration models.

Before coming to ICPSR, Dr. Marcotte served as senior statistician at the School of Nursing and Director of Research Data Services at the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania. Previously, he was director of research computing and senior statistician at the Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life in Philadelphia, and a senior statistician at The Urban Institute.

Dr. Marcotte holds a Master’s Degree and Ph.D. in Demography with minors in Statistics and Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Selected Publications

Agree EM, Freedman VA, Cornman JC, Wolf DA, Marcotte, JE. "Reconsidering substitution in long-term care: when does assistive technology take the place of personal care?" Journals of Gerontology Series B (2005).

Freedman VA, Aykan H, Wolf DA, Marcotte, JE. "Disability and home care dynamics among older unmarried Americans." Journals of Gerontology Series B (2004).

Leon J, Marainen J, Marcotte J. "Pennsylvania’s Frontline Workers in Long Term Care." Report to the Pennsylvania Intra-Governmental Council on Long Term Care PGC (February 2001)

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