Prof. Dr. Gavin T. L. Brown is a psychometrician interested in cross-cultural psychology of assessment. At the University of Auckland, he is the Associate Dean Postgraduate Research and Director of the Quantitative Data Analysis and Research Unit in the Faculty of Education & Social Work. He currently holds additional positions as Associerad Professor at Umea University Sweden and Honorary Professor at the Education University of Hong Kong. He is currently a co-investigator on research grants from the NZ Health Research Council, the Academy of Finland, the Hong Kong Research Grants Council, and the Swedish Research Council.