Parvati Krishnamurty

Questionnaire Design Lead for NLSY97

NORC at the University of Chicago

Years on the NLS team: 2000-present

Role: Coordinated questionnaire design activities for NLSY97; created timings and methodological data for NLSY97; and conducted research using the NLSY79 and NLSY97.

What innovations have I helped introduce to the NLS

I helped design a lot of the new content and modules in the NLSY97 and have also done a lot of methodological research on improving data collection techniques and data quality.

Why am I proud to be part of the NLS team

It has been a wonderful experience working with the questionnaire design team and other staff on the project. As a user of the data set, I appreciate the incredible richness and detail in the data set.