|Affiliation:||Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA) at the Max-Planck-Institute for Social Law and Social Policy (MPISOC)|
Work Package Leader – WP2
Task Leader – Task 2.1
Task Partner – Task 7.3, 7.7
Annette Scherpenzeel is a psychologist and methodologist (PhD) with a large research experience, both in fundamental scientific research and in applied survey research. She worked at the Utrecht University, Tilburg University, the University of Amsterdam, and the University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland, but also in telecom marketing research and at for-profit data collection institutes. Her special interest lies in the domain of longitudinal research, more specificly in sampling, response and attrition, data collection methods and the modelling of longitudinal data. She stood at the cradle of the Telepanel in Amsterdam and the Swiss Household Panel in Neuchatel and was responsible for the start and management of the LISS panel in Tilburg, a new online panel for survey research which was based on a probability sample of the population. Since September 2014, she now puts her expertise in longitudinal household studies into the methodology of the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe and the management of the German SHARE substudy.