ldw112

Duties
Specializing in the management of multi-year, multi-mode longitudinal social science research projects including: recruiting, hiring and training field staff, scheduling state wide and national data collections, developing and managing data protocols, delivery and transmission strategies from the field. Current and former projects managed include:  PROSPER, LEGACY Together, Social Skills Improvement Systems.

 

Academic Experience

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Agro-Ecology
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Plant Biology
  • Undergraduate Teaching Assistant,  Introduction to Women’s Studies

 

Professional Employment Experience

  • 2005 - Present: Project Manager, The Survey Research Center, Penn State University, University Park, PA
  • 2005 - Present:  Owner:  White Dawn Designs,  Pennsylvania Furnace, PA
  • 2001-2004: Facility Manager/Project Associate, The High Tunnel Research & Education Facility, The Department of Horticulture, Penn State University, University Park, PA
  • 1999-2001: Nursery Manager, Wood’s Edge Flora:  Denver, PA
  • 1998: Intern: The Arboretum at Flagstaff, AZ

 

Professional Presentations

  • International Field Directors & Technologies Conference
  • 2012:  Quality Control: Developing & Implementing Peer Evaluation Surveys for Field Interviewers
  • 2011: Cloud Computing: Clarifying Advantages & Challenges – Strategies for Efficiently Managing Remote Communications: The Pro’s & Con’s of Using Shared Recording Templates
  • 2011: Hardware & Communication Options for Mobile Computing: Strategies for Successful Use of Mobile Computing in the Classroom & Afterschool Program Environment
  • 2011: Roundtable Discussion: Issues in Recruitment & Training of Interviewers
First Name: 
Lisa
Last Name: 
White
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Email: 
ldw112@psu.edu
Office Phone: 
814-863-0638
Fax: 
814-863-7678
Education: 
  • Masters of Agriculture in Horticulture, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Human Ecology, College of the Atlantic (attended)
University: 
The Pennsylvania State University
SSRI Title: 
Project Manager
SRC Title: 
Project Manager