Revilla, Melanie Audrey

RECSM Deputy Director
Faculty of Political and Social Sciences

+34 93 542 1162
[email protected]
Mercè Rodoreda 24, Office 24.406


Researcher at the Research and Expertise Centre for Survey Methodology (RECSM) and adjunct professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF, Barcelona, Spain), Melanie Revilla is interested in all aspects of survey methodology. Recently, she focused mainly on the following areas of research: measurement errors, questionnaire design, web surveys, mobile devices, passive data collection.

She received her PhD from UPF in 2012, in the areas of statistics and survey methodology, under the supervision of professors Willem Saris (UPF) and Peter Lynn (Essex University). She graduated in statistics and economics at the 'Ecole nationale de la statistique et de l'administration économique' (ENSAE-Paritech, Paris, France) and hold a Master of Science in Economics from the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (Spain). 



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Research projects

"European Social Survey (ESS)-ERIC". (2008-ongoing). PI: Dr. Wiebke Weber. Additional information

"Netquest methodological research unit, R2online, Research on Research Online". (November 2012-ongoing). PI: Dr. Melanie Revilla. Additional information 

"Synergies for Europe's Research Infrastructures in the Social Sciences (SERISS)". (June 2015-May 2018). PI: Dr. Wiebke Weber. Additional information