Sociology
  1. European Social Survey
  2. City Q-Step Centre
  3. Culture & the Creative Industries
  4. Food Policy
  5. Jeremy Tunstall Global Media Research Centre
  6. The Centre for City Criminology
  7. Work, Class & Gender
Sociology

Sonila Dardha

Department: Centre for Comparative Social Surveys (CCSS), Department of Sociology

Email: sonila.dardha@city.ac.uk

PhD Topic

Male or Female? Gender-of-Interviewer Effects on Survey Data

Education

  • 2017 – Present: PhD in Survey Research Methodology (City, University of London)
  • 2013 – 2014: M.A. in European Studies (University of Leuven)
  • 2011 – 2014: M.Sc. in Statistics - Quantitative Analysis in the Social Sciences (University of Leuven)
  • 2009 – 2010: M.A. in Professional and Business Communication (La Salle University)
  • 2006 – 2009: Bc. in International Relations (Anglo-American University)

Professional experience

Dec 2015 – Jan 2017: Statistical Consultant (Gent University)
Apr 2012 – Nov 2015: Senior Research Executive (Kantar Operations)

Supervisors

  • Dr Eric Harrison
  • Dr Sally Stares

Research Interests

  • Total survey error
  • Questionnaire design
  • Comparative surveys/3MC surveys

Public Presentations and Conference Papers Given

July 2017: Presentation on “Assessing Interviewer Effect on Immigration Attitudes” at European Survey Research Association (ESRA) Conference in Lisbon, Portugal

Teaching

Autumn 2017: Visiting Lecturer, Module “Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics” (City, University of London)

Spring 2017: Visiting Lecturer, Module “Producing Social Data” (City, University of London)