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Masha Krupenkin visiting the SFB from 21.03.2019-29.03.2019

Masha Krupenkin is a PhD Candidate at Stanford University. Starting in Fall 2019, she will be an Assistant Professor at Boston College. She is visiting the SFB 884 from March 21 through March 29 and works together with project A8 on individual level web search data and records of browsing behavior to study political behavior and attitudes. Specifically, Masha Krupenkin and the A8 team will work together during her visit in Mannheim on analyzing the question how individuals with differing political preferences react to terrorist attacks and how such attacks shape their political attitudes. She is giving a Guest Talk on Wednesday, 27 March.


Sebastian Lundmark visiting the SFB from 18.03.2019-22.03.2019

Sebastian Lundmark is postdoctoral researcher at the University of Gothenburg (Sweden) and is our guest at the SFB from March 18 to 22, 2019. In his current work, he is focusing on respondents' recall ability and memory effects in surveys with repeated measurements. His stay at the SFB is part of the research project "Exploring memory effects in multi-device web surveys" together with Jan Karem Höhne.


Jan Karem Höhne receives GOR Poster Award

Our member Jan Karem Höhne receives an award for the poster "SurveyMaps: A sensor-based supplement to GPS in mobile web surveys" from the General Online Research Conference 2019 in Cologne (Germany).


Jan Karem Höhne receives scholarship

Our member Jan Karem Höhne receives a scholarship from the "German Academic Exchnage Service" for conducting a research stay at the "Institute for Social Research (ISR)" at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor (USA) to work with Mick P. Couper on the project "Enhancing Survey Data Quality using Paradata".


Anne Elevelt visiting the SFB from 13.02.2019-29.03.2019

Anne Elevelt is a PhD student at Utrecht University and is currently our guest at the SFB until March 29, 2019. In her current work, she is focusing on mobile surveys and mobile data collection, specifically the use of smartphone acceleration data in survey research. Her stay at the SFB is part of an exchange sposnored by the DAAD and Tobias Rettig will be visiting the Utrecht Univeristy as part of that exchange.


Dr. Bella Struminskaya visiting SFB from 12.02.2019-15.02.2019

Dr. Bella Struminskaya assistant professor at the Univeristy of Utrecht and former senior researcher at GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences at the Department Survey Design and Methodology is visiting the SFB from 12.02.2019-15.02.2019. Purpose of her visit is to prepare and help design a survey on the role of privacy concerns and technological skills for emerging forms of data collection.


Rania Megally visiting the SFB from 18.01.2019-26.01.2019

Rania Megally, PhD student at the German University of Cairo, is visiting the SFB 884 from 18-26 January 2019. purpose of her visit is to further discuss the analysis and methodology of the Randomized Controll Trial (RCT) regarding Child Malnutrition, Preventive Health Behavior and Food Supplementation in Egypt with PI professor Markus Frölich and Bettina Siflinger (Associate).