Matt is the director of Stanford operations for the ANES. In the 2016 study cycle he is managing the Internet-based surveys for the ANES, consisting of the 2016 Pilot Study, a recruitment pretest, and the Internet component of the ANES 2016 Time Series Study. He is a survey methodologist who contributes to study design and questionnaire development, manages contracts for data collection, oversees field operations, develops quality assurance procedures, and documents and analyzes data. He also supervises Stanford staff, research assistants, and subcontractors. Matt received his Ph.D. in government from Georgetown University.