Alicia Menanteau, PhD

She is a University of Chicago trained sociologist with over 20 years’ experience, Alicia Menanteau, PhD, is founder and president of Insights360, a qualitative research firm which designs and executes in-person and virtual (online) research for international and domestic clients. In addition to past teaching roles for the University of Minnesota and University of South Carolina […]

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Sabrina Hermosilla

Dr. Sabrina Hermosilla is a Research Investigator at the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research. She completed her PhD, MIA and MPH at Columbia University, holds an MS from The City College of New York, and a BA from Colgate University. Dr. Hermosilla has almost two decades of experience designing and conducting applied research […]

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Colter Mitchell

Dr. Colter Mitchell is a Research Associate Professor in the Survey Research Center and the Population Studies Center at the University of Michigan. He is the director of the Population, Neurodevelopment, and Genetics Program and is the Co-Director of the ISR Biospecimen Lab and the NIA supported Genomics for Social Scientists course. Dr. Mitchell’s research […]

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Christopher Antoun

Christopher Antoun is an Assistant Research Professor with a joint appointment at the College of Information Studies (iSchool) and Joint Program in Survey Methodology (JPSM). His research focuses on using smartphones to collect population data, either through text messaging, mobile questionnaires, or apps and sensors. Before coming to UMD, he obtained his PhD in Survey […]

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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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