|Affiliation:||GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Science|
Task Leader – Task 8.3
Task Partner – Task 8.7, 8.8
Silke L. Schneider is a senior researcher and consultant at GESIS—Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Mannheim, Germany. She did her Masters and DPhil in Sociology, and is a specialist with respect to the cross-nationally comparable measurement of socio-demographic background variables, especially education, in surveys. At GESIS she is currently leading a project developing new questionnaire tools for computer-assisted (CAPI and CAWI) surveys to improve the cross-cultural measurement of educational attainment.