Mr. Johnson coordinates logistically complex multi-step data collection efforts such as mail surveys, focus groups, and intercept interviews. He also serves as a research analyst: developing contact files and analyzing verbatim comments to surveys.
His project work requires juggling sequenced tasks to meet a precise schedule. This can include managing printing, mailing, scanning, investigating research locations, facilitating incentive payments, and a myriad of other details. Mr. Johnson is adept at editing, merging, and managing contact files from disparate sources for many of MDR’s projects. His work reading, analyzing and coding comments allows MDR to quantify qualitative responses to open ended questions.
Mr. Johnson started at Market Decisions Research as a phone interviewer and data processor and has been a part of more than a hundred different research projects at the company. He has also assisted in academic research in South Africa through the University of Connecticut’s Ecology Department.