Dr. Paulina Pankowska

Assistant Professor

Dr. Paulina Pankowska is an Assistant Professor at the Sociology department of Utrecht University. Previously she was a postdoctoral researcher at the Sociology and Communication Science Departments of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. Her research focuses on the topics of data and methods quality. She is the task leader of the ODISSEI benchmarking task, which aims to organize an algorithm benchmark for the social sciences. The overarching goal of this project is to guide social science research towards a culture wherein different methods and techniques that are used to solve a specific problem are compared and evaluated objectively. She is also involved in a project in the field of climate change sociology which focuses on the problem of overconsumption.