Prof. Dr. Frauke Kreuter

Speaker, Table Captain

Prof. Dr. Frauke Kreuter

Chair and Professor for Statistics and Data Science in the Social Sciences and Humanities. President of the American Association for Public Opinion Research
LMU Munich

Professor Frauke Kreuter is the Professor of Statistics and Data Science in Social Sciences and the Humanities at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich, Germany; Co-director of the Social Data Science Center (SoDa), and faculty member in the Joint Program in Survey Methodology (JPSM) at the University of Maryland, USA. Previous engagements include being head of the statistical methods group at the Institute for Employment Research (IAB) in Nuremberg, Germany, research fellow at Meta Inc. Currently she is president of the American Association for Public Opinion Research and visiting researcher at the Simon’s Institute in Berkeley. She is an elected fellow of the American Statistical Association and the 2020 recipient of the Warren Mitofsky Innovators Award. In addition to her academic work, Dr. Kreuter is the Founder of the International Program for Survey and Data Science, 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.