8B – Interviewer Recruitment and Training

Interviewer Recruitment and Training
Presentation & Discussion: Center Management and Staff Training
8B - Field

1:30pm-2:45pm on Tuesday, 5/21/2019


Nick Schultz, University of Wisconsin Survey Center

Session Focus
Presenters will share valuable techniques in evaluating, recruiting & training new interviewing staff as well as the development of new fielding protocols.

  • Using Text Analysis to Recruit Qualified and High-Performing Candidates - Carlos Macuada, UM-Survey Research Center (UM-SRC)
  • Measuring the Impact of an Hours Expectation Document Upon Recruitment - Tina Vera, RTI International
  • Designing a Distance Learning Training Package for In-Person Interviewers - Amanda Hall, Westat
  • Multi-Phased Pilot Test for Implementing a Redesigned Establishment Survey - Samantha Rosner, NORC at the University of Chicago