Mr Sebastian Kocar

Mr Sebastian Kocar

Position: Data Archivist/ PhD Candidate
School and/or Centres: Australian Data Archive

Position: PhD Candidate
School and/or Centres: Centre for Social Research and Methods

Email: sebastian.kocar@anu.edu.au

Phone: +61 2 6125 2218

Location: 146 Ellery Crescent, RSSS Building - Level 3. Acton, ACT 2601

Qualification:

BCommSc, MSc(Stats)

Researcher profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Sebastian_Kocar

Sebastian is a PhD Candidate at the ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods and a Data Archivist in the Australian Data Archive at the Australian National University. He holds a Master of Science degree in Statistics and a Bachelor's degree in Communication Sciences from the University of Ljubljana. He specializes in survey methodology, data confidentiality protection, higher education research, data analytics, and longitudinal data archiving. In his PhD research, Sebastian investigates survey errors,  including non-response and measurement errors, with a particular focus on online panels and web surveys. He has also been involved in higher education research projects as a data collection and analytics consultant for the Centre of the Republic of Slovenia for Mobility and European Educational and Training Programmes.

Thesis Topic:

Approaches to dealing with survey errors in online panel research

 

  • Survey methodology
  • Applied statistics
  • Data confidentiality protection
  • Higher education research

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