Home > People > U-M Researchers . Off-Campus . Training . Postdocs . Predocs . Staff . Experts . Disciplines

PSC In The News

RSS Feed icon

Surprising findings on what influences unintended pregnancy from Wise, Geronimus and Smock

Recommendations on how to reduce discrimination resulting from ban-the-box policies cite Starr's work

Brian Jacob on NAEP scores: "Michigan is the only state in the country where proficiency rates have actually declined over time."

More News


Call for papers: Conference on computational social science, April 2017, U-M

Sioban Harlow honored with 2017 Sarah Goddard Power Award for commitment to women's health

Post-doc fellowship in computational social science for summer or fall 2017, U-Penn

ICPSR Summer Program scholarships to support training in statistics, quantitative methods, research design, and data analysis

More Highlights

Next Brown Bag

Mon, March 13, 2017, noon:
Rachel Best

James M. Lepkowski

Research Affiliate, Population Studies Center.

Director, Program in Survey Methodology.

Research Professor, Survey Research Center.

Professor, Department of Biostatistics.

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Dr. Lepkowki is broadly interested in new survey sampling methods and applications across a range of disciplines. Methodological research activities include telephone sampling, compensating for missing survey data, and analyzing survey data while accounting for the complexity of the survey sample design. Program research interests include survey and sample design, interviewer behavior, respondent and coding errors, and estimation procedures.

Select Publications


Lepkowski, James M. 2008. . (Ed)Advances in Telephone Survey Methodology. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons. Abstract.

Journal Articles

Shrivastwa, Nijika, Brenda W. Gillespie, Giselle E. Kolenic, James M. Lepkowski, and Matthew L. Boulton. 2015. "Predictors of Vaccination in India for Children Aged 12–36 Months." American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 49(6): S435-S444. DOI. Abstract.

Mutumba, M., K. Resnicow, J. Bauermeister, G. Harper, V. Musiime, Rachel C. Snow, and James M. Lepkowski. 2015. "Development of a Psychosocial Distress Measure for Ugandan Adolescents Living with HIV." AIDS and Behavior, 19(2): 380-392. DOI. Abstract.

Elkasabi, M., Z. Suzer-Gurtekin, James M. Lepkowski, U. Kim, R. Curtin, and R. McBee. 2014. "A comparison of ABS mail and RDD surveys for measuring consumer attitudes." International Journal of Market Research, 56(6): 737-756. DOI. Abstract.

Keusch, F., R. Rao, L. Chang, James M. Lepkowski, P. Reddy, and S. Choi. 2014. "Participation in Clinical Research: Perspectives of Adult Patients and Parents of Pediatric Patients Undergoing Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation." Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, 20(10): 1604-1611. PMCID: PMC4163094. DOI. Abstract.

Lepkowski, James M., William D. Mosher, Robert M. Groves, Brady T. West, James Wagner, and Haley Gu. 2013. "Responsive Design, Weighting, and Variance Estimation in the 2006-2010 National Survey of Family Growth." Vital and health statistics. Series 2: Data evaluation and methods research, 2(158). Abstract.

Chen, Q., X. Jiang, E. Hedgeman, K. Knutson, B. Gillespie, B. Hong, James M. Lepkowski, A. Franzblau, O. Jolliet, P. Adriaens, A. Demond, and D. Garabrant. 2013. "Estimation of age- and sex-specific background human serum concentrations of PCDDs, PCDFs, and PCBs in the UMDES and NHANES populations." Chemosphere, 91(6): 817-823. DOI. Abstract.

View additional select publications of James M. Lepkowski