Jinseok Kim

Jinseok Kim received his doctorate degree in Library and Information Science from the School of Information Sciences at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in 2017. His work focuses on how data quality control can affect knowledge discovery from big data. Recently, Jinseok is working on the automation of supervised author name disambiguation in digital libraries […]

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Victoria Vignare

Victoria Vignare is an operations manager in Westat’s large-scale survey group. She specializes in developing and leading deployment of performance dashboards, GPS and mobile technologies. She has managed a number of large household studies including the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health, the National Health and Aging Trends Study and the National Epidemiologic Survey on […]

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Mike Kearney

Mike Kearney is an assistant professor at the University of Missouri where he holds a joint appointment in the School of Journalism and the Informatics Institute. His research examines the spread of political information through digital media using computational social scientific methods. Kearney earned his Ph.D. in communication studies along with a graduate minor in […]

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Joe Murphy

Joe Murphy is senior survey methodologist at RTI International. His research focuses on the application of new technologies to improve the quality, relevance, and efficiency of survey research. He also investigates optimal designs for multimode data collection platforms, data visualization, and using social media to supplement surveys.

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Brady T. West

Brady T. West is a Research Associate Professor in the Survey Methodology Program, located within the Survey Research Center at the Institute for Social Research on the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor (U-M) campus. He earned his PhD from the Michigan Program in Survey Methodology in 2011. Before that, he received an MA in Applied Statistics […]

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James Wagner

James Wagner completed a bachelor’s degree in political science from Macalester College in 1987, and completed a master’s degree in political science from the University of Michigan in 1992. He has over 15 years experience working on surveys. He received his PhD from the Program in Survey Methodology in 2008. He currently is Research Associate […]

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Z. Tuba Suzer-Gurtekin

Z. Tuba Suzer-Gurtekin is a Research Fellow in the Survey Methodology Program within the Survey Research Center, University of Michigan. She holds a PhD in Survey Methodology from University of Michigan. ¬†Before that, she earned an MS in survey methodology from University of Michigan and an MBA from Western Michigan University. Before focusing on her […]

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Emily Treleaven

Emily Treleaven research examines the effects of population change and social context on children’s health and mortality in low- and middle-income countries. She is interested in how migration and urbanization, gender bias, and other social and structural determinants shape care-seeking behaviors, health, and health disparities for children and their families. Her current work includes several […]

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Nick Seewald

Nick Seewald is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Statistics at the University of Michigan. He is a methodologist interested in the design and analysis of randomized trials which enable the construction of effective adaptive interventions. Initially trained as a biostatistician, Nick has experience with analyzing data from multi-center cancer trials, as well as […]

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Amanda Sonnega

Amanda Sonnega is Associate Research Scientist in the Survey Research Center of the Institute for Social Research (ISR) at the University of Michigan (UM), where she is responsible for integrating communication, outreach, and education efforts for the Health and Retirement Study. She received her Ph.D. through the Department of Health, Behavior & Society at the […]

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