Research Survey Methodologist, RTI International@RTI_Intl
Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 • 4:15 PM–5:30 PM
Rebecca J. Powell, Ph.D., is a research survey methodologist with a specialty in questionnaire design and analysis. Her main research focus is on increasing response rates and improving survey response quality through innovative sampling methods, data collection protocols, visual design principals, and analysis techniques. Additionally, she has collaborated with government, industry, and academic colleagues on analysis of paradata, metadata, and substantive data collected through mail, web, telephone, and mixed-mode surveys. Dr. Powell is the assistant project director for the Best Hospitals and Best Children’s Hospitals rankings on the contractor side for U.S. News & World Report.