Selected Professional Service

Editorial/Advisory Boards; Board of Directors; Review Boards

American Economics Association Representative to the Council of Professional Associations on Federal Statistics

Scientific Advisory Board, Statistics Sweden

Chair, Information Security Advisory Board, UK Administrative Data Research Network

Meta Project, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative;

Forschungsdaten- und Servicezentrum, Deutsche Bundesbank

Member of research advisory boards: Human Genomics Privacy Board, University of Vanderbilt; Criminal Justice Administrative Records Systems, University of Michigan

Vice President, Society of Economic Measurement

Editorial Advisory Board: Science and Public Policy, Oxford University Press

Associate Editor, PLOS ONE

Advisory Editor: Research Policy

Associate Editor: Journal of Privacy and Confidentiality

Associate Editor: Journal of Policy Analysis and Management

Editor: Labour Economics (special issue)

Editor: New Zealand Journal of Economics (special issues)

Member: Founding Committee for the International Data Forum

Editor: Journal of Policy Analysis and Management (one special issue on science policy (2012) and one special issue on big data and public policy(2015))

Other Boards and Panels

President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology

  • Working group on Review of National Nanotechnology Initiative 2014


  • Big Data Task Force 2014-2015

American Statistical Association,

  • Chair, Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality 2012-2-14
  • ASA Fellows Subcommittee 2011-2013

American Association for the Advancement of Science

  • Member, Electorate Nominating Committee, Section K on Social, Economic, and Political Sciences (elected 2010)
  • Chair, 2017, Section K, Social Economic and Political Sciences

Research Councils UK International Panel

  • International Review of eScience 2009

German Wissenschaftsrat (National Academies equivalent)

  • Roadmap for Social Science and Humanities Research Infrastructure 2009-2010
  • Roadmap for Science Research Infrastructure 2011-2012
  • Sciencebased Energy Research Challenges 2012-2013

National Academies of Science

  • Transportation Research Board 2013
  • Committee on Revisions to the Common Rule for the Protection of Human Subjects in Research in the Behavioral and Social Sciences 2013
  • National Academy of Engineering: Career Paths of Engineers 2014-2015
  • Improving the American Community Survey 2016
  • “Envisioning the Data Science Discipline: The Undergraduate Perspective”

OECD/Global Science Forum

  • Expert group on data infrastructure

White House National Science and Technology Council

  • Cochair (with Bill Valdez) the Science of Science Policy Interagency group (chartered by the Subcommittee of Social and Behavioral Sciences of the National Science and Technology Council)

National Science Foundation and National Institutes of Health

Multiple review panels

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