ESRA News Archive
The ESRA executive committee seeks nominations for positions to be filled in elections to be held this spring.
For the first time, ESRA will hold its elections electronically and the successful candidates will be announced in the weeks prior to the startof this year’s biennial conference.
ESRA seeks to appoint five new committee members to fill ... Read
It is here! The latest issue of Survey Research Methods (SRM). Articles include:
- Designing Better Questions for Complex Concepts with Reflective Indicators Willem Saris and Irmtraud Gallhofer
- Automatic Coding of Open-ended Questions into Multiple Classes: Whether and How to Use Double Coded Data by Zhoushanyue He, and Matthias Schonlau
- Response Patterns ... Read more
It is here! The special issue of Survey Research Methods (SRM) on "Survey Research Methods in the Corona-Crisis" has now been published. Articles include:
- Commentaries by Jonas Klingwort and Rainer Schnell on "Critical Limitations of Digital epidemiology: Why COVID-19 Apps Are Useless"; Ines Schaurer and Bernd Weiß on "Investigating selection ... Read more
Survey Research Methods (SRM) has just published a call for papers for a Covid-19 related issue "Research Methods in the Corona-Crisis". SRM seeks short papers that
1. comment on recent endeavours to provide evidence about the nature of the epidemiological events, and the societal consequences of the non-pharmacological interventions (NPIs),
2. propose research ... Read more
This issue features:
"Measuring geographic mobility: Comparison of estimates from longitudinal and cross-sectional data" by Nicole Watson
"Evaluating push-to-web methodology for mixed-mode surveys using address-based samples" by Peter Lynn
"The Impact of Splitting a Long Online Questionnaire on Data Quality" by Ioannis Andreadis and Evangelia Kartsounidou
"Effects of Header Images on Different Devices in Web ... Read more
Survey Research Methods has just published its latest issue. All articles are accessible through the SRM webpage. Please find below the table of contents for your reference.
"Too fast, too straight, too weird: Non-reactive indicators for meaningless data in internet surveys" by Dominik Johannes Leiner
"Linking interview speed and interviewer effects on ... Read more
ESRA is proud to support the organisation of the BigSurv20 conference, which will be held in Utrecht (4-6 November 2020). The call for submission of abstracts and session proposals is now open. The submission deadline is February 13, 2020. Abstract should not exceed 500 words. Please prepare a session description in ... Read
Call for the ESRA board elections Read
ESRA 2019 - Call for Abstracts Read
The next venue for the ESRA conference will be Zagreb, Croatia. The dates for your diary are 15th July 2019 - 19th July 2019. Read
Join us in Barcelona on 25-27th October 2018 to explore new statistical frontiers at the intersection of survey science and big data. Read
The European Survey Research Association will support participants of the GESIS Summer School 2017 by offering five small scholarships to cover tuition fees for a one-week course. We aim to expand ESRA's activities in the community of survey researchers by supporting education in the subject of survey research, in particularly of ... Read
The European Survey Research Association invites applications for a limited number of travel bursaries for students attending ESRA’s biennial conference in Lisbon in 2017. The bursaries are meant to facilitate and encourage the participation of postgraduate students from all European regions.
A bursary will cover an individual’s travel expenses, based on ... Read
Survey Research Methods call for papers Read
Student, early career and developing nation awards are available for those wishing to attend the International Conference on Questionnaire Design, Development, Evaluation and Testing,Miami, Florida, 9-13 November 2016.
1. NCHS Monroe Sirken Innovative Paper Award for Young Scholars of Question Evaluation - to cover travel expenses
2. Up to $1000 for 6 ... Read more
6th and 7th July, 15-18h, RECSM summer school in Survey Methodology, Barcelona
Short description of the course:
This course discusses the problem of measurement errors in survey research. It will be shown what the consequences of the errors are in the results of the research. It will also be shown how ... Read more
The next venue for the ESRA conference will Lisbon, Portugal. The dates for your diary are 18th July 2017 - 22nd July 2017. Read
Here you can find a list of summer schools in Europe that offer courses either regarding data collection or the (quantitative) analysis of survey data. Read