Stephanie Eckman

Stephanie Eckman

Researcher & Data Scientist

I have a Ph.D. in Statistics & Methodology. I collect high quality data for social science and model training


R coding
Statistics, Data Science, Machine Learning
International Data Collection


Principal Research Scientist
February 2023 – Present Arlington, VA
Researcher and Data Scientist
February 2023 – Present College Park, MD
August 2015 – December 2022 Washington, DC
  • Conducting and publishing research into data quality
  • Mentoring junior researchers
  • Providing scientific leadership to the institute
Senior Researcher
July 2010 – July 2015 Nuremberg, Germany
  • Conducting and publishing research
  • Advising on design of IAB surveys
Chair of Sociology (Interim)
January 2013 – January 2014 Mannheim, Germany
  • Conducting and publishing research
  • Teaching courses in data analysis & research methods
  • Mentoring students
April 2001 – January 2010 Chicago, IL

Additional Publications

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(2022). Non-participation in smartphone data collection using research apps. JRSSA.


(2022). The Precision of Estimates of Nonresponse Bias in Means. JSSAM.

(2021). Comparing Estimates of News Consumption from Survey and Passively Collected Behavioral Data. POQ.

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(2021). Panel Conditioning in the U.S. Consumer Expenditure Survey. Journal of Official Statistics.

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