Stephanie Eckman

Stephanie Eckman

Researcher & Data Scientist

I have a Ph.D. in Statistics & Methodology. I can help you collect high quality data and better understand the quality of the data you already have.


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.

(2020). Design for a Mail Survey to Determine Prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Antibodies in the United States. SRM.


(2020). Motivated Misreporting in Smartphone Surveys. SSCR.

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