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Instructor Bio

Matthias Schonlau, University of Waterloo, Canada; RAND

Matthias Schonlau, Ph.D. is a professor of statistics at the University of Waterloo, Canada, and an affiliate adjunct researcher at RAND. His previous positions include RAND, the German Institute for Economic Analysis (DIW) (where his work on respondent driven sampling started), the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin, National Institute of Statistical Sciences, and AT&T Labs Research. Dr. Schonlau's research interests include survey and web survey methodology. Dr. Schonlau is the lead author of the book "Conducting Research Surveys via E-Mail and the Web". He is a board member of the European Survey Research organization. Dr. Schonlau has published more than 50 peer-reviewed articles in Statistical Science, JAMA, the New England Journal of Medicine and other journals.

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