Chad Kniss

Credentials: M.S.

Position title: Senior Project Director


Phone: (608) 262-4157

Chad joined the UWSC in August 2006. He has experience in designing, implementing, and managing survey projects, including: designing sampling schemes, designing questionnaires, training interviewers, managing telephone interviewers, as well as data coding, cleaning, and analysis. Before joining the UWSC Chad worked in survey centers at Northern Illinois University and the University of Kansas.

Chad attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he received a Bachelor’s degree in political science with minors in urban studies and history. He received a Master’s degree in political science from the University of Kansas (with concentrations in American politics, public policy and federalism).