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. Research on Work and Society
  8. Violence and Society
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

May 2018 – Present: Senior Research Associate (Kantar Public)
Dec 2015 – Jan 2017: Statistical Consultant (Gent University)
Apr 2012 – Nov 2015: Senior Research Executive (Kantar Public Brussels)

Supervisors

  • Dr Vanessa Gash
  • Dr Sally Stares

Research Interests

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

Public Presentations and Conference Papers Given

April – May 2018: Visiting Researcher on a paper titled “A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Gender-of-Interviewer Effects on Survey Data" at GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Mannheim, Germany

July 2017: Presentation on a paper titled “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 and 2018: Visiting Lecturer, Module “Producing Social Data” (City, University of London)

Find out more at

https://www.linkedin.com/in/soniladardha/