Dr. Alexander Wenz

Dr. Alexander Wenz
Postdoctoral Researcher
University of Mannheim
B 6, 30-32
68159 Mannheim

Alexander Wenz is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Mannheim, a Research Associate at the Institute for Social and Economic Research at the University of Essex, and a Faculty Member at the International Program in Survey and Data Science.

He holds a Ph.D. in Survey Methodology from the University of Essex (2018) and a B.A. in Politics and Public Administration from the University of Konstanz (2014). During his Ph.D. he was a Visiting Scholar at the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan.

His research focuses on innovations in social science data collection:

  • App and sensor data collection
  • Online surveys and Internet panels
  • Social media and digital trace data