MAPOR Methods & Substance Webinar
Multilingual Questionnaires: Achieving Quality Outcomes Using
an introduction from MAPOR Fellow Paul J. Lavrakas
Cate Schaeffer was
MAPOR Fellow at the
annual conference. She
active MAPOR member
Schaeffer is Sewell Bascom Professor of Sociology at the University
of Wisconsin, Madison, where she also serves as Faculty Director of
the University of Wisconsin Survey Center, and currently serves as
member of the Public Opinion Quarterly Advisory Board.
2015 Doris A.
Graber Award for Best Public Opinion Paper
MAPOR Fellows have renamed the best public
opinion student paper in honor of Dr.
Doris A. Graber who has been a member and leader of MAPOR
since the first conference 40 years ago.
Virtual vitriol: A
comparative analysis of incivility in discussion of forums of online
mainstream news outlets and political blogs.† Natalee Kate Steely, University of North Carolina
at Chapel Hill.
Relationship of news media
consumption, political efficacy and the moderating effect of
political interest in the U.S. 2012 Presidential election. Min Seon
Jeong, Ohio State University.
Best Methodological Paper
psychosocial correlates of response in panel research: Evidence from
the Health and Retirement Study.† Colleen McClain, University of
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† 2016 Annual
and Big Data in a Time of Change
November 18-19, 2016
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its annual conference from May 12-15, 2016 in Austin, Texas and MAPORites were participating and contributing!
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MAPOR Strategic Plan Released
MAPOR Executive Council is pleased to release
the MAPOR Strategic Plan, adopted October 15, 2014. The goal of
this strategic plan is to identify key initiatives that are
underway at MAPOR and set the stage for MAPORís growth for the next
five years. Click here
to read more.