Publications and Presentations by UWSC Staff

2017

Anadon, Isabel, Jennifer Dykema, Dana Garbarski, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Ian Wall and Dorothy Farrar Edwards. 2017. "Do Interviewer and Respondent Behaviors Predict Measurement Equivalence: Comparing Measurement of Trust across Racial/Ethnic Groups." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, New Orleans, LA.

Anadon, Isabel, Jennifer Dykema, Dana Garbarski, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Ian Wall and Dorothy Farrar Edwards. 2017. "Using Interviewer-Respondent Interaction to Study Measurement Equivalence in a Scale Assessing Trust in a Multiethnic Population." Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Population Association of America, April, Chicago, IL.

Assad, Nadia, John Stevenson, Jennifer Dykema, Sarah Linnan and D. Paul Moberg. 2017. "Logistics of Facebook Recruiting." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.
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Croes, Kenneth D, Kerryann DiLoreto, Jennifer Dykema, Nora Cate Schaeffer and Dana Garbarski. 2017. "Photographing Respondents in a National in-Home Panel Study: Factors Associated with Compliance, Protocol Development, and Qualitative Exploration of Respondent-Interviewer Interaction." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.
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Day, Brendan. 2017. "Using Hierarchical Data to Manage Sample and Contact Attempts in Microsoft Access." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.
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Dykema, Jennifer, Kerryann DiLoreto, Kenneth D. Croes, Dana Garbarski and Jeremy Beach. 2017. "Factors Associated with Participation in the Collection of Saliva Samples by Mail in a Survey of Older Adults." Public Opinion Quarterly 81(1):57-85. doi: 10.1093/poq/nfw045.

Elver, Kelly, Joshua Wolf, Suzann Perry and Kayla Dean. 2017. "Transitioning from Paper to Web or App Based Platforms." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.

Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer and Jennifer Dykema. 2017. "Examining the Validity of Interviewers’ Ratings of Respondents’ Health." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, New Orleans, LA.

Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer and Jennifer Dykema. 2017. "Interviewers' Ratings of Respondents' Health: Correlates and Association with Subsequent Mortality." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Population Association of America, April, Chicago, IL.

Herd, Pamela, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Kerryann DiLoreto, Karen Jacques, John Stevenson, Federico Rey and Carol Roan. 2017. "The Influence of Social Conditions across the Life Course on the Human Gut Microbiota: A Pilot Project with the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study." Journal of Gerontology B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences 48:P225-P32. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbx029.

Jones, Nathan R. 2017. "Training Interviewers and Managing Field Activities in Harsh Environments." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.
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Krueger, Kate. 2017. "Using Synchronized Contact Information in Multi-Mode Capi Projects." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.
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Nitschke, Marie. 2017. "Messy Solutions for Messy Problems: Scheduling and Surveying with Schools." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.
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Salick, August. 2017. "Designing a Multi-Mode, Multi-Platform Javascript Survey Authoring Framework." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.
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Schaeffer, Nora Cate, Bo Hee Min, Thomas Purnell, Dana Garbarski and Jennifer Dykema. 2017. "Greeting and Response: Predicting Participation from the Call Opening?". Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology. doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/jssam/smx014.

Schlapper, Chris. 2017. "Designing the Server, Database, and Administrative Tools in Support of a Multi-Mode, Multi-Platform Survey Authoring Framework." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.
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Schultz, Nick. 2017. "Developing an Effective Notes Review Process for Capi Studies." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.
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Stevenson, John, Jennifer Dykema, Chad Kniss, Nadia Assad and Cathy Taylor. 2017. "Using Sequential Prepaid Incentives to Increase Participation and Data Quality in a Mail Survey." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.
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Wintheiser, Carol. 2017. "Planning and Performing Quality Control of Computer-Assisted Personal Interviewing." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, New Orleans, LA.
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2016

DiLoreto, Kerryann, Amanda Abramson, Rebecca Gatward and Krison Koepp. 2016. "Tailoring Biological Specimen and Anthropometric Data Collection for Respondents." Panel presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.

DiLoreto, Kerryann, Eric White, Chris Schlapper, Rob Schultz and Vicki Lein. 2016. "Collaborative Bidirectional Data Collection Using a Laptop and a Tablet Simultaneously in CAPI Interviews." Panel presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.

Dykema, Jennifer, Nora Cate Schaeffer and Dana Garbarski. 2016. "The Role of Question Characteristics in Designing and Evaluating Survey Questions." Invited paper presented at the International Conference on Questionnaire Design, Development, Evaluation, and Testing (QDET2), November, Miami, FL.

Dykema, Jennifer, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Dana Garbarski, Erik V. Nordheim, Mark Banghart, and Kristen Cyffka. 2016. “The Impact of Parenthetical Phrases on Interviewers’ and Respondents’ Processing of Survey Questions.” Survey Practice 9. (http://www.surveypractice.org/index.php/SurveyPractice/article/view/348)

Elver, Kelly. 2016. "Budgeting Roundtable." Roundtable presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.

Faus, Jaime. 2016. "Thank Goodness for the Pilot: Field Procedure Lessons from the Study of Iowa High Schools." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.
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Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Jennifer Dykema. 2016. “The Effect of Response Option Order on Self-Rated Health: A Replication Study.” Quality of Life Research 25:2117-2121. doi: 10.1007/s11136-016-1249-y.

Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Jennifer Dykema. 2016. “Examining the Validity of Interviewers’ Ratings of Respondents’ Health.” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer and Jennifer Dykema. 2016. "Interviewing Practices, Conversational Practices, and Rapport: Responsiveness and Engagement in the Survey Interview." Sociological Methodology 1-38. doi: 10.1177/0081175016637890.

Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Jennifer Dykema, Ellen Dinsmore and Bo Hee Min. 2016. "Interviewing Practices, Conversational Practices, and Rapport: Responsiveness and Engagement in the Standardized Survey Interview." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Austin, TX.

Glamm, Kevin Z., Kenneth D. Croes, Michael D. Repplinger. "Identifying Barriers to MRI and Ultrasound Use in the Emergency Department." Poster presented at the Midwest Regional Meeting of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN.
Poster

Kniss, Chad. 2016. "Lessons from Three Years of Data Collection Using Address-Based Sampling for a Household Telephone Survey." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.
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Krueger, Kate. 2016. "Using an Access Database to Increase the Ease and Efficiency of Performing Quality Control for Data Entry." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.
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Nitschke, Marie and Tara Piché 2016. "Challenges Collecting Real-Time Survey Data Using Smartphones." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.
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Sanchez-Diettert, Griselle, Nadia Assad, Jennifer Dykema and Kelly Elver. 2016. "Effects of Alternative Forms of Addressing Households on Response Rates, Data Quality, and Costs in a Mail Survey with an Address-Based Sample." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.
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Schaeffer, Nora Cate, Jennifer Dykema and Dana Garbarski. 2016. "Answers to Standardized Questions: Recognizing ‘Codable’ Answers and Maintaining Standardization and Rapport." Paper presented at the International Conference on Survey Methods in Multinational, Multiregional and Multicultural Contexts (3MC), July, Chicago, IL.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate, Jennifer Dykema and Dana Garbarski. 2016. "Conversational Practices and Standardization: How Respondents Answer Survey Questions." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Austin, TX.

Schlapper, Chris. 2016. "Implementation of a Tablet Map as Input Device for Respondents in a Collaborative Approach to CAPI Interviewing." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.
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Schultz, Rob. 2016. "Managing Question Flow in a Tablet-Driven CAPI Survey." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.

Shiyanbola, Olayinka O., David A. Mott and Kenneth D. Croes. 2016. "The Structural and Process Aspects of Pharmacy Quality: Older Adults’ Perceptions." International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy 38(1):96-106. doi: 10.1007/s11096-015-0211-3.

Shiyanbola, Olayinka O, David A Mott and Kenneth D Croes. 2016. "Using the Consumer Experience with Pharmacy Services Survey as a Quality Metric for Ambulatory Care Pharmacies: Older Adults' Perspectives." BMJ Open 6(5). doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011241.

Stevenson, John, Jennifer Dykema, Chad Kniss, Nadia Assad and Cathy Taylor. "Effects of Sequential Prepaid Incentives to Increase Participation and Data Quality in a Mail Survey." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Turek, Michael. 2016. "Using Web and Social Media Tools to Locate Hard-to-Reach Populations." Roundtable presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.

Valadez, Silvia, Dana Garbarski, Jennifer Dykema and Dorothy F. Edwards. 2016. "Participation in Medical Research: Reasons Provided in Cognitive Interviews of a Diverse Sample." Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Wall, Ian, Jennifer Dykema, Dana Garbarski and Dorothy F. Edwards. 2016. "Trust in Medical Researchers: Assessing Measurement Equivalence across Four Racial/Ethnic Groups." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

White, Eric. 2016. "Turn Your Web App into a Mobile App with Phonegap." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.
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White, Eric. 2016. "Adding Offline Customized Map Server Functionality to a CAPI Laptop." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Austin, TX.
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2015

Coombs, Steve and Garrett Wartenweiler. 2015. "Staffing Up: Comparing Full-Time and Part-Time Cati Interviewers." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Fort Lauderdate, FL.
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Croes, Kenneth D. and Kerryann DiLoreto. 2015. "Ensuring High Quality Anthropometric Measures and Physical Performance Assessments in a National in-Home Survey: Interviewer Training and Quality Control in the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Fort Lauderdate, FL.
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DiLoreto, Kerryann, Jennifer Dykema, Karen Jaques and Nadia Assad. 2015. "Effects of Acasi Voice Choice and Voice Persona on Reports to Questions About Sensitive Behaviours among Young Adults." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Hollywood, FL.
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Dykema, Jennifer, Karen Jaques, Kristen Cyffka, Nadia Assad, Rae Ganci Hammers, Kelly Elver, Kristen C. Malecki, and John Stevenson. 2015.. “Effects of Sequential Prepaid Incentives and Envelope Messaging in Mail Surveys.” Public Opinion Quarterly. (doi: 10.1093/poq/nfv041)

Edwards, Dorothy Farrar, N. Maritza Dowling and Jennifer Dykema. 2015. "Factors Associated with the Likelihood of Providing Cerebrospinal Fluid for a Medical Research Study in an Ethnically Diverse Sample of Adults." Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Alzheimer's Association International Conference, July, Toronto, Canada.
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Elver, Kelly, Andrew L. Hupp and Donnalee Grey-Farquharson. 2015. "Mixed Mode Design Considerations." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Fort Lauderdate, FL.
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Garbarski, Dana, Jennifer Dykema, Kenneth D. Croes, Tara Piché  and Dorothy Farrar Edwards. 2015. "How Respondents Report Their Health Status: Cognitive Interviews of Self-Rated Health across Race, Ethnicity, Gender, Age, and Socioeconomic Status." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Hollywood, FL.
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Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer and Jennifer Dykema. 2015. "Examining Interviewers' Ratings of Respondents' Health: Associations with Health Correlates, Respondents' Self-Rated Health, and Mortality." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Hollywood, FL.
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Jaques, Karen and Kerryann DiLoreto. 2015. "You're Collecting What?? Designing in-Home Collection of Stool and Water Samples." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Fort Lauderdate, FL.
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Jones, Nathan R., Katherine Mason and Esther Ullman. 2015. "Adapting Interviewer Training across Cultures in Developing Countries." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Fort Lauderdate, FL
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Kim, Jibum, Hee-Choon Shin, Zohn Rosen, Jeong-han Kang, Jennifer Dykema, and Peter Muennig. 2015. "Trends and Correlates of Consenting to Provide Social Security Numbers: Longitudinal Findings from the General Social Survey (1993-2010)." Field Methods 27:348-362. (doi: 10.1177/1525822X15572334)

Min, Bo Hee, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Dana Garbarski, Jennifer Dykema, Ellen Dinsmore and Douglas W. Maynard. 2015. "Refusal Conversions across Calls: Interviewer's Actions in Initial Calls and Their Consequences." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Hollywood, FL.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate, and Jennifer Dykema. 2015. "Surveys: Question Wording and Response Categories." Pp. 764-770 in International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2nd Edition, Volume 23, edited by James D. Wright. Oxford, England: Elsevier.

Schlapper, Chris. 2015. "Development and Use of a Project Management Database System." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Fort Lauderdate, FL.
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Stevenson, John. 2015. "Approaches to Client Management." Roundtable discussion at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Fort Lauderdate, FL.

Stevenson, John, August Salick, Robert Cradock and Jennifer Dykema. 2015. "A Brief History of Cell Rdd Performance." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Fort Lauderdate, FL.
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White, Eric, Brendan Day and Chris Schlapper. 2015. "Focused Tech: Case Management Systems for Small/Medium Size Organizations." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Fort Lauderdate, FL.
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2014

Barrett, Carrie. 2014. "Quality Control Verification Database: Database Assist to Data Entry Quality Control." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Pasadena, CA.
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Chui, Michelle A., Jamie A. Stone, Beth A. Martin, Kenneth D. Croes, Joshua M. Thorpe. 2014. "Safeguarding Older Adults From Inappropriate Over-the-Counter Medications: The Role of Community Pharmacists." The Gerontologist. 54:989-1000

DiLoreto, Kerryann, Jaime Faus, Rae Ganci Hammers, Chris Schlapper, Kate Golen and Steve Coombs. 2014. "Project Management, Programming, and Field Lessons Learned: A Panel on a Multi-Modal Study of Wisconsin Early Child Care." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Pasadena, CA.

Elver, Kelly and Dragana Bolcic-Jankovic. 2014. "Hiring, Training and Developing Project Managers." Roundtable discussion at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Pasadena, CA.
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Fields, Christa, Tracy Schroepfer, Diane Michalski Turner, Wade Gunn, Jesus Renteria, Jennifer Dykema and Dorothy Farrar Edwards. 2014. "Barriers and Facilitators to Participate in Biomarker Research among African Americans." Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association, November, New Orleans, LA.
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Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Jennifer Dykema. 2014 "The Effects of Response Option Order and Question Order on Self-Rated Health." Quality of Life Research.

Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer and Jennifer Dykema. 2014. "Examining the Predictors of Interviewers' Ratings of Respondents' Health." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer and Jennifer Dykema. 2014. "The Effects of Question Context and Response Option Order on Self-Rated Health." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Anaheim, CA.

Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Jennifer Dykema, Ellen Dinsmore and Bo Hee Min. 2014. "The Role of Rapport and Standardization in Predicting Future Survey Participation: Interviewer-Respondent Interaction in Questions About End-of-Life Planning and Preferences." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Anaheim, CA.

Jaques, Karen, Kerryann DiLoreto, Jennifer Dykema, Daniel Lawrence and Nadia Assad. 2014. "Implementing a Voice Effects ACASI Experiment: Considerations and Preliminary Effects." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Pasadena, CA.
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Kniss, Chad, John Stevenson, Jennifer Dykema and Yujin Kim. 2014. "Using an Address-Based Sample with Multi-Modes as a Replacement for an RDD Sample for a General Population Survey." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Pasadena, CA.
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Purnell, Thomas, Bo Hee Min, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Dana Garbarski, Jennifer Dykema and Ellen Dinsmore. 2014. "Greeting and Response: Can We Predict Participation from the Call Opening?" Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Salick, August and Rob Schultz. 2014. "Exploring Options for Creating Digital Recordings of Telephone Interviews Conducted on Analogue Phone Systems." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Pasadena, CA.
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Sánchez-Diettert, Griselle. 2014. "Using a Qualitative Approach to Collecting Quantitative Data: Challenges in Unique Survey Programming and Interviewer Training." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Pasadena, CA.
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Schaeffer, Nora Cate, Dana Garbarski, Jennifer Dykema, Douglas W. Maynard, Bo Hee Min and Ellen Dinsmore. 2014. "The Role of the Interviewer’s Responsiveness in Avoiding and Converting Refusals." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Anaheim, CA.

Schlapper, Chris. 2014. "Development of a Tablet as Input Device for Respondents in a Collaborative Approach to CAPI Interviewing." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Pasadena, CA.
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Stevenson, John and Rita Koontz. 2014. "Managing Survey Center Costs and Resources." Roundtable discussion at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Pasadena, CA.


2013

Barrett, Carrie and Nick Schultz. 2013. "Best Practices in Quality Control: Mail Surveys and Data Entry." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Providence, RI.
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Bleedorn, Jason A., Jennifer Dykema, and Robert J. Hardie. 2013. "Minimally Invasive Surgery in Veterinary Practice: A 2010 Survey of Diplomates and Residents of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons." Veterinary Surgery 42:635-642. (doi:10.1111/j.1532-950X.2013.12025.x)

Byington, Rachel, Diane Michalski Turner, Tracy Schroepfer, Jennifer Dykema, and Dorothy Farrar Edwards. 2013. "Nexus Through an Intern: Academic Research and Community-Based Research 'Research in Progress'." Poster presented at the 2013 Wisconsin Health Improvement & Research Partnerships Forum, August, Madison, WI.

Bochte, Steven and Brendan Day. 2013. "Designing a CAPI Case Management and Synchronization Infrastructure." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Providence, RI.
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DiLoreto, Kerryann. 2013. "Handling Respondent Reports of Distress, Abuse or Other Risk Situations." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Providence, RI.

DiLoreto, Kerryann, Jennifer Dykema, and Nora Cate Schaeffer. 2013. "Designing Questions to Measure Number of Sex Partners among At-risk Youths in ACASI (Audio Computer-Assisted Self-Interviewing)." Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Boston, MA.

Dykema, Jennifer, John Stevenson, Lisa Klein, Yujin Kim, and Brendan Day. 2012. "Effects of Mailed Versus E-mailed Invitations and Incentives on Response Rates and Costs in a Web Survey of Faculty and University Administrators." Social Science Computer Review 31:359-370.

Dykema, Jennifer, Nathan R. Jones, Tara Piché , and John Stevenson. 2013. "Surveying Clinicians by Web: Current Issues in Design and Administration." Evaluation & the Health Professions 36:352-381. (doi:10.1177/0163278713496630)

Dykema, Jennifer, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Dana Garbarski. 2013. "Associations between Interactional Indicators of Problematic Questions and Systems for Coding Question Characteristics." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Boston, MA.
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Dykema, Jennifer, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Dana Garbarski, Erik V. Nordheim, and Kristen Cyffka. 2013. "Effects of Question, Respondent, and Interviewer Characteristics on Interactional Indicators of Respondent and Interviewer Processing of Health-Related Questions." Paper presented at the Interviewer-Respondent Interaction Workshop, May, Boston, MA.
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Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Jennifer Dykema. 2013. "Rapport, Sensitivity, and Proxy Reporting: Questions about End-Of-Life Planning and Interviewer-Respondent Interaction." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Boston, MA.
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Kim, Yujin, Jennifer Dykema, John Stevenson, Penny Black, and D. Paul Moberg. 2013. "Straightlining: Overview of Measurement, Comparison of Indicators, and Effects in a Web-Mail Mixed-Mode Survey." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Kniss, Chad. 2013. "Lessons Learned from Replacing an RDD Sample with an Address-Based Sample for a Telephone Survey." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Providence, RI.
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Martin, Beth A. Michelle A. Chui, Kenneth D. Croes. 2013. "Counseling Older Adults on High Risk Over-the-Counter Medications: A Community Pharmacy Perspective." Poster presented at the annual meeting of The Gerontological Society of America, November, New Orleans, LA.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate, Dana Garbarski, Jeremy Freese, and Douglas W. Maynard. Forthcoming. "An Interactional Model of the Call for Survey Participation: Actions and Reactions in the Survey Recruitment Call." Public Opinion Quarterly 77:323-351.
(Users within the University of Wisconsin can
download a copy here. Others should contact Nora Cate Schaeffer for a copy.)

Schaeffer, Nora Cate and Jennifer Dykema. 2013. "Editors' Note." Public Opinion Quarterly 77:1.

Schultz, Rob. 2013. "Practical Considerations for Production Staff when Fielding a CATI Survey with an ABS Frame." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Providence, RI.
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2012

Black, Penny, Jason Paltzer, John Stevenson, Chad Kniss, Jennifer Dykema and D. Paul Moberg. 2012. "Wisconsinites’ Alcohol-Related Attitudes and Behaviors." Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, May-June, Washington DC.

Coombs, Steve and Rob Schultz. 2012. "Innovations in Training." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Orlando, FL.

Croes, Kenneth D. and Kerryann DiLoreto. 2012. "Biomarkers." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Orlando, FL.

Cyffka, Kristen, Jennifer Dykema, John Stevenson, Kelly Elver, and Karen Jaques. 2012. "SHOW Me the Money? Effects of Preincentives, Differential Incentives, and Envelope Messaging in an ABS Mail Survey." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Orlando, FL.
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DiLoreto, Kerryann, Jennifer Dykema, and Ben Taft. 2012. "Selecting and Recording Voices for ACASI (Audio Computer-Assisted Self-Interviewing): Voice Characteristics and Other Considerations." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Orlando, FL.
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Dykema, Jennifer, Kerryann DiLoreto, Kenneth D. Croes, Jeremy Beach, and Dana Garbarski. 2012. "Factors Associated with Participation in the Collection of Saliva Samples by Mail in a Survey of Older Adults." Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Population Association of America, May, San Francisco, CA.

Dykema, Jennifer, Kerryann DiLoreto, Jessica L. Price, and Nora Cate Schaeffer. 2012. "Associations among Question Design, Literacy, and ACASI Technology in Reporting about Sensitive Behaviors among Disadvantaged Youths." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Dykema, Jennifer, Kerryann DiLoreto, Jessica L. Price, and Nora Cate Schaeffer. 2012. "Designing Questions to Measure Sensitive Behaviors among Disadvantaged Youths in ACASI." Paper presented at the International Conference on Methods for Surveying and Enumerating Hard to Reach Populations, October-November, New Orleans, LA.

Dykema, Jennifer, Kerryann DiLoreto, Jessica Price, Eric White, and Nora Cate Schaeffer. 2012. "ACASI Gender-of-Interviewer Voice Effects on Reports to Questions about Sensitive Behaviors among Young Adults." Public Opinion Quarterly 76:311-325.

Dykema, Jennifer, Tara Piché, Kenneth D. Croes, Jesus Renteria, Wade Gunn, Linda Gomez, Diane Michalski Turner, Tracy Schroepfer, Siettah Parks, Christa Fields, and Dorothy Farrar Edwards. 2012. "Cognitive Interviewing: Toward a Better Understanding of the Barriers to Biomedical Research Participation in Underrepresented Communities." 2012 Science of Eliminating Health Disparities Summit, December, National Harbor, MD.

Dykema, Jennifer, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Dana Garbarski. 2012. "Effects of Agree-Disagree Versus Construct-Specific Items on Reliability, Validity, and Interviewer-Respondent Interaction." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Orlando, FL.

Edwards, Dorothy Farrar, Tracy Schroepfer, Gail Groth, Wade Gunn, Diane Michalski Turner, and Jennifer Dykema. 2012. "Barriers to Participation in Biomarker Research: Key Informant Interviews of Black and White Adults." 2012 Science of Eliminating Health Disparities Summit, December, National Harbor, MD.

Elver, Kelly. 2012. "Planning Your Career in Survey Research." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Orlando, FL.

Golen, Kate. 2012. "iPad as Viewer and Memory Aid for Respondents in a Collaborative Approach to CAPI Interviewing." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Orlando, FL.
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Jaques, Karen and Rae Ganci. 2012. "Designing Envelopes to Encourage Response: Considerations and Effects of Experimentation." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Orlando, FL.
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Schaeffer, Nora Cate. 2012. "Still Here ... The Interviewer in Survey Research." Keynote address delivered at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Orlando, FL.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate. 2012. "Conversational Practices and Interviewing Practices in Survey Interviews." Invited pedagogy hour speaker for the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate. 2012. "Survey Interviewing: Deviations from the Script." Invited presentation to National Science Foundation Workshop on the Future of Survey Research, October, Washington, DC.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate and Jennifer Dykema. 2012. "Questions for Surveys: Current Trends and Future Directions." Invited presentation at DC-AAPOR's Conference on Public Opinion Quarterly's 75th Anniversary Issue, September, Washington, DC.
Paper

Schaeffer, Nora Cate, Dana Garbarski, Jeremy Freese, and Douglas W. Maynard. 2012. "An Interactional Model of the Call for Participation in the Survey Interview: Actions and Reactions in the Survey Recruitment Call." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Orlando, FL.

Schroepfer, Tracy, Dorothy Farrar Edwards, and Jennifer Dykema. 2012. "Barriers and Facilitators to the Participation of African Americans in Biomarker Studies." Paper presented at the annual meeting of The Gerontological Society of America, November, San Diego, CA.

Stevenson, John, Jennifer Dykema, Lisa Klein, Kristen Cyffka, and Sara Goldrick-Rab. 2012. "What are the Odds? Lotteries versus Cash Incentives. Response Rates, Cost and Data Quality for a Web Survey of Low-Income Former and Current College Students." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Orlando, FL.
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2011

Buttles, Crystal. 2011. "Implementing a Standardized Error Classification and Feedback System to Improve Data-Entry Performance." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.
Slides

Coombs, Steve. 2011. "Using a Staffing Agency for Recruiting CAPI Interviewers on a Large National Study." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.
Slides

DiLoreto, Kerryann, Kenneth Croes, Jessica Price, Leslie Erickson, Frank Mierzwa, Esther Ullman, and Katie Lundeen. 2011. "The Collection of Biomarkers." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.
Slides

Dykema, Jennifer. 2011. "Incentives, Research-Based Best Practices." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.
Slides

Dykema, Jennifer, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Jeremy Beach, Vicki Lein, and Brendan Day. 2011. "Designing Questions for Web Surveys: Effects of Check-List, Check-All and Stand-Alone Response Formats on Survey Reports and Data Quality." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Phoenix, AZ.
Slides

Dykema, Jennifer, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Dana Garbarski. 2011. "Measuring Political Efficacy: A Comparison between Agree/Disagree Versus Construct-Specific Items." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Dykema, Jennifer, John Stevenson, Brendan Day, Sherrill Sellers, and Vence Bonham. 2011. "Effects of Incentives and Prenotification on Response Rates and Costs in a National Web Survey of Physicians." Evaluation and the Health Professions 34(4):434-447. (doi:10.1177/0163278711406113).

Dykema, Jennifer, John Stevenson, Chad Kniss, Katherine Kvale, Kim Gonzalez, and Eleanor Cautley. 2011. "Use of Monetary and Nonmonetary Incentives to Increase Response Rates among African Americans in the Wisconsin Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System." Maternal and Child Health Journal (doi: 10.1007/s10995-011-0780-2).

Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Jennifer Dykema. 2011. "Are Interactional Behaviors Exhibited When the Self-Reported Health Question is Asked Associated with Health Status?" Social Science Research 40(4):1025-1036. (doi: 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2011.04.002).

Griffin, Joan M., Alisha Baines Simon, Erin Hulbert, John Stevenson et al. 2011. "A Comparison of Small Monetary Incentives to Convert Survey Non-Respondents: A Randomized Control Trial." BMC Medical Research Methodology, 11:81
(doi: 10.1186/1471-2288-11-81).
Paper

Klein, Lisa. 2011. "Incentives and Clients." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.
Slides

Piche, Tara. 2011. "Using Audio Recordings and Different Types of Feedback to Increase Efficiency in Quality Control Monitoring of CATI Interviewers." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.
Slides

Schaeffer, Nora Cate, and Jennifer Dykema. 2011. "Questions for Surveys: Current Trends and Future Directions." Public Opinion Quarterly 75(5):909-961.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate, and Jennifer Dykema. 2011. "Response 1 to Fowler's Chapter: Coding the Behavior of Interviewers and Respondents to Evaluate Survey Questions." Pp. 23-39 in Question Evaluation Methods: Contributing to the Science of Data Quality, edited by Jennifer Madans, Kristen Miller, Aaron Maitland , and Gordon Willis. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate, Dana Garbarski, Douglas W. Maynard, and Jeremy Freese. 2011. "Interactional Environments, Requests and Participation in the Survey Interview." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Phoenix, AZ.

Schultz, Nick and Rae Ganci. 2011. "Innovations in Quality Control Monitoring of Remote CAPI Employees." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.
Slides

Schultz, Robert K. 2011. "Refusal Aversion Training for CATI Interviewers." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.
Slides

Sommers, Susan, Rita Koontz, and Sally Crandall. 2011. "Incentives: Part II." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.

Stevenson, John and Jennifer Dykema. 2011. "Client Management." Roundtable discussion at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.

Stevenson, John, Jennifer Dykema, Lisa Klein, Kristen Cyffka, and Sara Goldrick-Rab. 2011. "Effects of Post-Incentives on Response Rates, Costs, and Response Quality in a Web Survey of College Students." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Stevenson, John, Jennifer Dykema, Chad Kniss, Penny Black, and D. Paul Moberg. 2011. "Effects of Mode and Incentives on Response Rates, Costs and Response Quality in a Mixed Mode Survey of Alcohol Use Among Young Adults." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Phoenix, AZ.
Slides

White, Eric. 2011. "From Dashboard to iDashboard." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.
Slides


2010

Coombs, Steve, Nick Schultz, Kerryann Diloreto, and Drew Vogel. 2010. "Pathfinder: Routing Interviewers Efficiently For Field Studies." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Chicago, IL.
Slides

Dykema, Jennifer, Nora Cate Schaeffer, Jeremy Beach, Vicki Lein, and Brendan Day. 2010. "Designing Questions for Web Surveys: Effects of Check-List, Check-All, and Stand-Alone Response Formats on Survey Reports and Data Quality." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Elver, Kelly, Jennifer Dykema, and John Stevenson. 2010. "Lessons Learned Using Address Based Sampling to Conduct Mail Surveys of Populations Randomly Sampled From Among the General Population." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Chicago, IL.
Slides

Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Jennifer Dykema. 2010. "Using Verbal and Paralinguistic Behaviors to Identify Mapping Difficulties in Responses to Self-Reported Health Questions." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Chicago, IL.
Slides

Klein, Lisa. 2010. "Using Facebook As a Locating Tool on a Longitudinal Study of College Students." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Chicago, IL.

Kniss, Chad, Darren Hearn, and Stacia Jorgensen. 2010. "State-Wide and Omnibus Polls." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Chicago, IL.

Price, Jessica, Jennifer Dykema, and Kerryann DiLoreto. 2010. "Effects of Gender-of-Voice on Reports of Sensitive Behaviors: Findings From the ACASI Module of the Midwest Young Adult Study." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Chicago, IL.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate and Jennifer Dykema. 2010. "Characteristics of Survey Questions: A Review." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Chicago, IL.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate, Jennifer Dykema, and Douglas W. Maynard. 2010. "Interviewers and Interviewing." Pp. 437-470 in Handbook of Survey Research, Second Edition, edited by James D. Wright and Peter V. Marsden. United Kingdom: Emerald Group Publishing Limited.

Stevenson, John, Jennifer Dykema, and Chad Kniss. 2010. "The Use of Monetary and Nonmonetary Incentives to Increase Response Rates in a Mail Survey of African-American Mothers." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Chicago, IL.

Stevenson, John, Jennifer Dykema, Chad Kniss, Penny Black, and D. Paul Moberg. 2010. "Effects of Mode and Incentives on Response Rates, Costs, and Response Quality in a Survey of Alcohol Use among Young Adults." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Vogel, Drew. 2010. "Implementing User Mode Linux." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Chicago, IL.


2009

DiLoreto, Kerryann, Kenneth D. Croes, and Jennifer Dykema. 2009. "Factors Predicting Participation in the Collection of Biological Measures in a Survey of Older Adults." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Hollywood, FL.

Dykema, Jennifer, Dana Garbarski, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Douglas Maynard. 2009. "Code Manual for Codifying Interviewer-Respondent Interaction in Surveys of Older Adults." University of Wisconsin Survey Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Paper

Dykema, Jennifer, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Dana Garbarski. 2009. "The Effects of Different Question Structures on Interactional Indicators of Respondent and Interviewer Processing of Physical and Mental Health Questions." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Hollywood, FL.

Elver, Kelly, Jennifer Dykema, and John Stevenson. 2009. "Effects of Alternative Forms of Addressing Households on Response Rates and Costs in a Mail Survey." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Hollywood, FL.

Garbarski, Dana, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Jennifer Dykema. 2009. "Using Verbal and Paralinguistic Behaviors to Explain Variation in Responses to Self-Reported Health Questions." Pp. 5859-73 in the American Statistical Association 2009 Proceedings of the Section on Survey Research Methods. Washington, DC: American Statistical Association.
Paper

Guyer, Heidi, Nancy Gebler, Kerryann DiLoreto, Katie Lundeen, Frank Mierzwa, and Casey Tischner. 2009. "Spitting In Public: Collecting Biomarkers and Physical Measures." Panel session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Delray Beach, FL.
Slides

Klein, Lisa. 2009. "Data Quality Issues in Mixed-Mode Self-Administered Surveys." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Delray Beach, FL.

Klein, Lisa and Christopher Huard. 2009. "Human-Based Versus Optical Scanning Methods of Data Entry." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Delray Beach, FL.
Slides

Stevenson, John, Jennifer Dykema, Brendan Day, Vence Bonham, and Sherrill Sellers. 2009. "The Use of Advance Contact, Monetary Incentives, and Lotteries to Increase Response Rates in a Web Survey of Physicians." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Hollywood, FL.

Taylor, Wes. 2009. "Finding Waldo: Tracing Module Design and Use for Systematic Tracking Data Collection and Tracing Effort Evaluation." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Delray Beach, FL.
Slides

White, Eric. 2009. "Remote Instrument Testing Using MS Server 2008 and Terminal Services (or Competing With the Cloud)." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Delray Beach, FL.
Slides

White, Eric. 2009. "Ultra-Mobile PCs: Where Do They Fit in?" Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Delray Beach, FL.
Slides


2008

Chronister, Michael and Coombs, Steve. 2008. "Effect of Caller ID in Wisconsin BRFSS." Presented at the annual meeting of International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, 2008. New Orleans, LA.
Slides

Dykema, Jennifer, Steven Blixt, and John Stevenson. 2008. "Ordinal Measure." Pp. 555-56 in Encyclopedia of Survey Research Methodology, edited by Paul J. Lavrakas. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

Dykema, Jennifer, Steven Blixt, and John Stevenson. 2008 "Respondent-Related Error." Pp. 745-748 in Encyclopedia of Survey Research Methodology, edited by Paul J. Lavrakas. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

Garbarski, Dana, Jennifer Dykema, Nora Cate Schaeffer, and Douglas W. Maynard. 2008. "Paralinguistic Measures of Response Error in Cognitive Assessments in a Survey Interview." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, New Orleans, LA.

Ho, Shirley S., Amy B. Becker, Andrew R. Binder, Dietram A. Scheufele, Dominique Brossard, and Albert Gunther. 2008. "Do Perceptions of Media Bias Undermine Citizenship? An Examination Across Elections and Issues." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Communication Association, May, Montreal, Canada.

Kniss, Chad. 2008. "Advancing State-Wide Polling: Examining the Effects of Advance Letters on Response Rates." Presented at the annual meeting of International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, 2008. New Orleans, LA.
Slides

Schaeffer, Nora Cate, Jennifer Dykema, Dana Garbarski, and Douglas W. Maynard. 2008. "Verbal and Paralinguistic Behaviors in Cognitive Assessments in a Survey Interview." Pp. 4344-51 in the American Statistical Association 2008 Proceedings of the Section on Survey Research Methods. Washington, DC: American Statistical Association.
Paper

Stevenson, John. 2008. Closing address delivered at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, 2008. New Orleans, LA.

Vogel, Drew. 2008. "Using the Web to Deliver Field Management Applications." Presented at the annual meeting of International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, 2008. New Orleans, LA.
Slides

White, Eric. 2008. "Integrated Version Control and Bug Tracking with Subversion and FogBugz." Presented at the annual meeting of International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, 2008. New Orleans, LA.
Slides

White, Eric. 2008. "Kish, Leslie (1910 - 2000)." Pp. 407-8 in Encyclopedia of Survey Research Methodology, edited by Paul J. Lavrakas. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

White, Eric. 2008. "Roper, Elmo (1900 - 1971)." Pp. 769-70 in Encyclopedia of Survey Research Methodology, edited by Paul J. Lavrakas. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.


2007

Becker, Amy B., Kajse E. Dalrymple, Dominique Brossard, and Dietram A. Scheufele. 2007. "Stem Cell Publics: Issue Involvement in the 2006 Midterm Elections." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Anaheim, CA.

Chronister, Michael. 2007. "Best Practices for Hiring Survey Research Telephone Interviewers." Presented at the annual meeting of International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, 2007. Santa Monica, California.
Slides

DiLoreto, Kerryann and Kenneth D. Croes. 2007. "DNA Collection Via Saliva Donations With a Large, Longitudinal Sample: A Comparison of Different Treatments and Their Outcomes." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors and Technologies Conference, May, Santa Monica, CA.
Slides

Dykema, Jennifer, Danna Basson, and Nora Cate Schaeffer. 2007. "Face-To-Face Surveys." Pp. 240-248 in The SAGE Handbook of Public Opinion Research, edited by Wolfgang Donsbach and Michael W. Traugott. London: Sage Publications Ltd.

Elver, Kelly and Kerryann DiLoreto. 2007. "Switching Data Collection Modes: Lessons Learned From Two Large, Longitudinal Surveys." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Santa Monica, CA.
Slides

Klein, Lisa. 2007. "Inter-Rater Reliability Training Exercises for CATI Supervisors." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Santa Monica, CA.
Slides

Schaeffer, Nora Cate, Jennifer Dykema, Dana Garbarski, and Douglas W. Maynard. 2007. "Cognitive Ability and Paralinguistic Measures of Response Error." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Anaheim, CA.

Stevenson, John. 2007. "Closing Address." Delivered at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Santa Monica, CA.

Velyvis, Kristen, Theresa Thompson-Colón, and Halliman Winsborough. 2007. "Public Use Samples of 1920 and 1920 Puerto Rico Censuses." Caribbean Studies 35(2):2-29.

White, Eric 2007. "Computer Security and Data Privacy" Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Santa Monica, CA.
Slides

White, Eric 2007. "Taming Instrument Development With Version Control Software." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Santa Monica, CA.
Slides


2006

Basson, Danna. 2006. "The Accessibility of Political Knowledge and Response Effects in Surveys." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, July, Barcelona, Spain.

Basson, Danna. 2006. "The Impact of Accessibility of Political Knowledge in Voters' Candidate Evaluations." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Montreal, Canada.

Basson, Danna and Michael Chronister. 2006. "Recordings of Prior Refusals: Do They Improve Later Conversion Attempts?" Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Montreal, Canada.
Slides

Basson, Danna and Michael Chronister. 2006. "Recordings of Prior Refusals: Do They Improve Later Conversion Attempts?" Paper presented at the Methods of Longitudinal Surveys, July, Colchester, England.
Paper

DiLoreto, Kerryann. 2006. "Gaining Cooperation in a Multi-Mode Study of African-Americans." Presented at the annual Council for Marketing and Opinion Research (CMOR) Workshop, September, San Antonio, TX.

DiLoreto, Kerryann. 2006. "Mentoring With CAPI Interviewers to Improve Productivity and Retention." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Montreal, Canada.

Dykema, Jennifer and Nora Cate Schaeffer. 2006. "Using Decomposition As a Questioning Strategy to Improve the Accuracy of Reporting About Events and Behaviors." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Montreal, Canada.
Abstract
Slides

Dykema, Jennifer and Nora Cate Schaeffer. 2006. "Using Decomposition As a Questioning Strategy to Improve the Accuracy of Reporting About Events and Behaviors." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Second International Conference on Telephone Survey Methodology (TSMII), January, Miami, FL.

Klein, Lisa and John Stevenson. 2006. "Tracking and Allocating Interviewer Time." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Montreal, Canada.
Slides

Kraft, Jeremy and Wes Taylor. 2006. "Text-to-Speech in Audio CASI." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Montreal, Canada.
Slides

Schaeffer, Nora Cate and Douglas Maynard. 2006. "Sounds of Silence: The Structure of Response Latencies in Cognitive Assessments." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Montreal, Canada.
Slides

Stevenson, John and Luc Tremblay. 2006. "Closing Address." Delivered at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Montreal, Canada.

Velyvis, Kristen and Thompson-Colón. 2006. "Public Use Samples of 1920 and 1920 Puerto Rico Census." Presented at the Latin American Studies Association 2006 XXVI International Congress, March, San Juan, PR.
Slides


2005

Basson, Danna. 2005. "The Effects of Digital Recording of Telephone Interviews on Survey Data Quality." Pp. 3778-85 in the American Statistical Association 2005 Proceedings of the Section on Survey Research Methods. Washington, DC: American Statistical Association.
Paper

Dykema, Jennifer. 2005. "An Investigation of the Impact of Departures From Standardized Interviewing on Response Errors in Self-Reports About Child Support and Other Family-Related Variables." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Miami Beach, FL.
Abstract
Paper

Elver, Kelly. 2005. "Reducing Non-Response in Longitudinal Studies: What Can We Do Instead of Increasing Incentives." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Miami, FL.
Slides

Pluck, Sarah and Klein, Lisa. 2005. "Cross-Training and Data Quality: A Case Study on Introducing a Multi-Mode Longitudinal Study" Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Miami, FL.

White, Eric. 2005. "Making Study Management Data Web-Accessible." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, Miami, FL.
Slides


2004

Basson, Danna , Shelley Boulianne, Casey A. Klofstad. 2004. "It's in the Way That You Use It: The Impact of Tailoring Internet Survey Recruitment to How We Use Email." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research, November, Chicago, IL.

Basson, Danna, and Shelly Boulianne. 2004. "Individual and Environmental Factors Affecting Unit Nonresponse and Drop-out Rates in Web Surveys." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Phoenix, AZ.

DiLoreto, Kerryann. 2004. "Detecting Interviewer Falsification and Protecting Study Integrity." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.

Dykema, Jennifer and Nora Cate Schaeffer. 2004. "Response Errors in Child Support and Paternity Questions Procedures and Codes for Studying Interaction between the Interviewer and Respondent." Center for Demography and Ecology, Working Paper 2004-02.

Elver, Kelly 2004. "Training Interviewers for New Roles." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.

Klofstad, Casey A. 2004. "The Art of Associating: First Line Results from the Collegiate Social Network Interaction Project (C-SNIP)." Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, Phoenix, AZ.

Klofstad, Casey A. 2004. "Interviews." Pp. 359-63 in Encyclopedia of Social Measurement, edited by Kimberly Kempf-Leonard. San Diego, CA: Academic Press.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate and Jennifer Dykema. 2004. "A Multiple-Method Approach to Improving the Clarity of Closely Related Concepts: Distinguishing Legal and Physical Custody of Children." Pp. 475-502 in Methods for Testing and Evaluating Survey Questionnaires, edited by Stanley Presser, Jennifer M. Rothgeb, Mick P. Couper, Judith T. Lessler, Elizabeth Martin, Jean Martin, and Eleanor Singer. New York: Springer-Verlag.

Sloan, Matt and Sarah Pluck. 2004. "Reducing Non-Response in Longitudinal Studies: Lessons From the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.

White, Eric, Jeremy Kraft, and Wes Taylor. 2004. "Introduction to Digital CATI Recording." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Scottsdale, AZ.
Slides


2003

Klofstad, Casey A. 2003. "The Impact of Social Network Intimacy and Expertise on Political Participation." Paper presented at the national meeting of the American Political Science Association, September, Philadelphia, PA.

Klofstad, Casey A. 2003. "The Significance of Social Networks: How Political Talk Influences Political Participation." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, April, Chicago, IL.

Schaeffer, Nora Cate and Stanley Presser. 2003. "The Science of Asking Questions." Annual Review of Sociology, 29: 65-88.
Paper

Skocpol, Theda, Rachael Cobb, and Casey A. Klofstad. 2003. "Using Elite Data to Explore Changes in American Civic Life." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, April, Chicago, IL.

Sloan, Matt. 2003. "Improving On-Going Projects Through Methodological Research." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Nashville, TN.
Slides

Stevenson, John. 2003. "How to Reduce Non-Response." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Nashville, Tennessee.

White, Eric. 2003. "Making CATI Production and Study Management Data Web-accessible." Presentation at annual International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Nashville, TN.
Slides

White, Eric. 2003. "Web Survey Technologies & Practices: A Tutorial." Instructional seminar for staff at UC-Berkeley Survey Research Center, October, Berkeley, CA.


2002

Degnitz, Joe and Kris Hansen. 2002. "Scheduling Interviewers - Electronic Tool, an Indicator for Workload Problems and Tracking Interviewers" Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Clearwater Beach, FL.

Klofstad, Casey A. 2002. "Social Networks, Social Inequality: The Varied Impact of Political Talk on Civic Participation." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May, St. Pete Beach, FL.

Scarano, Francisco and Teressa Angela Gray. 2002. "Una Nueva Fuente Para La Historia Social De Puerto Rico: Las Muestras De Uso Publico De Los Censos De 1910, 1920 y 1930." Project presented at the annual meeting of the Asociacion Puertorriquena de Historiadores, October, San Juan, PR.

Stevenson, John. 2002. "How to Conduct Focus Groups and Lessons Learned." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Clearwater Beach, FL.


2001

Owen, Diana, Jack Dennis, and Casey A. Klofstad. 2001. "Public Support for the Party System in the United States." Pp. 47-73 in The State of Democracy in America, edited by William J. Crotty. Washington, D.C.: Georgetown University.

Stevenson, John. 2001. "Managing Survey Center Growth." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Montreal, Canada.


2000

Stevenson, John. 2000. "Phone Coverage Issues." Facilitator for session at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Portland, OR.


1999

Stevenson, John. 1999. "Creative Hiring and Staffing Solutions." Presented at the annual meeting of the International Field Directors & Technologies Conference, May, Clearwater Beach, FL.


1997

Stevenson, John. 1997. "Strategies to Improve Provider Immunization Practices: Survey Data From a National Study of Office Practices." Paper presented at the Influenza and Pneumococcal Adult Immunization Conference, March, Chicago, IL.