Dr. Gregor Čehovin and dr. Katja Lozar Manfreda Receive ARRS Award Excellent in Science 2019
For their scientific contribution in the field of survey methodology and meta-analysis, Dr. Gregor Čehovin and dr. Katja Lozar Manfreda (CSI) received the award “Excellent in Science 2019: Most Outstanding Research Achievements in Inspiration to the Younger Generation” in the field of social sciences and humanities. The award Excellent in Science was presented by the Slovenian Research Agency (ARRS) as part of the event "ARRS Day 2019: We Support Excellence", which was held on Tuesday, 19 November 2019 at the Grand Hotel Union.
At the event, Dr. Gregor Čehovin presented the scientific article Meta-Analyses in Survey Methodology: A Systematic Review. By reviewing the current state of meta-analyses in the survey methodology, the article contributes significantly to promoting the use of this research method by presenting gaps in current research and highlighting opportunities for new meta-analyses. The paper was published in 2018 in the journal Public Opinion Quarterly, co-authored with Assoc. prof. dr. Katja Lozar Manfreda (CSI) and Prof. dr. Michael Bosnjak (ZPID, University of Trier). The PoQ journal was among the top 5% best journals in its field according to Scopus Citescore for 2018 (3.28).
Excellent in Science is a project implemented by ARRS in the context of promoting science, with the aim of presenting to the professional and general public the most visible achievements of all scientific disciplines from the previous year.