Professor Frauke Kreuter is Co-Director of the Social Data Science Center and faculty member in the Joint Program in Survey Methodology at the University of Maryland, USA; and Professor of Statistics and Data Science at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich, where she is the Chair for Statistics and Data Science for the Social Sciences and Humanities. She co-founded and now co-directs the Data Science Centers at the University of Maryland and the University of Mannheim. Her research has been recognized by AAPOR with the Mitofsky Innovators Award and the Book Award.  She also received the American Statistical Association’s Link Lecture Award for “contributions to the U.S. federal statistical system’s ability to meet new data demands” and was elected an ASA fellow for “outstanding contributions to research in the field of survey methodology; for excellence in mentoring of junior researchers in social statistics and survey methodology; and for extensive international research collaborations.” In addition to her academic work, Frauke Kreuter is the Founder of the International Program for Survey and Data Science (IPSDS), developed in response to the increasing demand from researchers and practitioners for the appropriate methods and right tools to face a changing data environment; Co-Founder of the Coleridge Initiative, whose goal is to accelerate data-driven research and policy around human beings and their interactions for program management, policy development, and scholarly purposes by enabling efficient, effective, and secure access to sensitive data about society and the economy; and Co-Founder of the German language podcast Dig Deep.

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