As the result of an extensive national search, we are pleased to announce that Dr. M. Kathryn Cirksena will be joining the ANES Project Staff on May 16, 1996 as the Director of Studies.
brings to ANES impressive skills both as a social scientist and as a survey researcher.
Between 1980 and 1982 Kathy served as Research Coordinator at the University of Kentucky Survey Research Center.
She helped create the Indiana University Survey Research Center where she served as its Co-Director until 1984.
Between 1986 and 1988, Kathy was a Study Director and then Director of Computer Assisted Surveys at the University of California, Berkeley Survey Research Center.
Kathy received her Ph.D. in Communications from Stanford University in 1991, was a Fulbright Lecturer at the University of Timisoara in Romania between 1991 and 1992 and is currently an Assistant Professor, as well as the Director of the Communications Program, at Russell Sage College.