Cornelia Neuert

Dr. Cornelia Neuert

Survey Design and Methodology
Fragebogendesign & -evaluation
Employee

B2 15
68159 Mannheim

+49 (0621) 1246 - 225
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Vita

Cornelia Neuert studied Social Sciences at the University of Mannheim (Diplom 2009). In 2016 she received her doctorate in Sociology from the University of Mannheim. Since 2012 Cornelia Neuert is working in the GESIS pretest lab.

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Service

Conducting cognitive questionnaire pretests, consulting on choosing and usage of various pretest methods and on questionnaire design.

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Research

Evaluation of pretesting methods, eye tracking, questionnaire design

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Publications

Publication

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Monograph

Neuert, Cornelia. 2016. Eye tracking in questionnaire pretesting. Mannheim: MADOC.

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Journal article

Neuert, Cornelia. 2019. "How effective are eye-tracking data in identifying problematic questions?." Social Science Computer Review Online First. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0894439319834289.

Lenzner, Timo, and Cornelia Neuert. 2017. "Pretesting Survey Questions Via Web Probing – Does it Produce Similar Results to Face-to-Face Cognitive Interviewing?." Survey Practice 10 (4): 1-11. http://www.surveypractice.org/article/2768-pretesting-survey-questions-via-web-probing-does-it-produce-similar-results-to-face-to-face-cognitive-interviewing.

Neuert, Cornelia. 2017. "Processing forced-choice vs. check-all-that-apply question formats – Evidence from eye tracking." Field Methods 29 (4): 383-394. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1525822X17703943.

Neuert, Cornelia, and Timo Lenzner. 2016. "A Comparison of Two Cognitive Pretesting Techniques Supported by Eye Tracking." Social Science Computer Review (34(5)): 582-596. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0894439315596157.

Neuert, Cornelia, and Timo Lenzner. 2016. "Incorporating Eye Tracking into Cognitive Interviewing to Pretest Survey Questions." International Journal of Social Research Methodology 2016 (19(5)): 501-519. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13645579.2015.1049448.

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Working and discussion paper

Neuert, Cornelia, and Timo Lenzner. 2019. Use of Eye Tracking in Cognitive Pretests. GESIS – Survey Guidelines. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.15465/gesis-sg_en_025.

Hadler, Patricia, Cornelia Neuert, Timo Lenzner, and Natalja Menold. 2018. European Working Conditions Survey (EWCS): Cognitive Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. Mannheim: GESIS. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest72.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, Patricia Hadler, and Natalja Menold. 2018. Internet of Things: Cognitive Online-Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest71.

Neuert, Cornelia, Patricia Hadler, Timo Lenzner, Andrea Sarafoglou, Patricia Bous, Angelika Stiegler, and Natalja Menold. 2017. Eingabenkultur und Diktaturerfahrungen in der DDR: Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest68.

Neuert, Cornelia, Katharina Meitinger, Angelika Stiegler, Clara Beitz, Robin Schmidt, and Natalja Menold. 2017. Kommunikation und Information im Gesundheitswesen aus Sicht der Bevölkerung - Patientensicherheit und informierte Entscheidung (KomPaS): Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest50.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, Patricia Hadler, Angelika Stiegler, Clara Beitz, Robin Schmidt, Zeynep Umuc, Niklas Reisepatt, Andrea Sarafoglou, and Natalja Menold. 2017. Krankheitswissen und Informationsbedarfe – Diabetes mellitus. Fragebogen für Personen mit Diabetes: Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest66.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, Patricia Hadler, Angelika Stiegler, Clara Beitz, Robin Schmidt, Zeynep Umuc, Niklas Reisepatt, Andrea Sarafoglou, and Natalja Menold. 2017. Krankheitswissen und Informationsbedarfe – Diabetes mellitus. Fragebogen für Personen ohne Diabetes: Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest67.

Neuert, Cornelia, Katharina Meitinger, Angelika Stiegler, Clara Beitz, and Robin Schmidt. 2017. PAWCER – Public Attitudes to Welfare, Climate Change and Energy in the EU and Russia: Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest53.

Hadler, Patricia, Cornelia Neuert, Timo Lenzner, Angelika Stiegler, Andrea Sarafoglou, Patricia Bous, Niklas Reisepatt, and Natalja Menold. 2017. RESPOND - Improving regional health system responses to the challenges of migration through tailored interventions for asylum-seekers and refugees.: Kognitiver Pretest.. GESIS Projektbericht. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest69.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Wanda Otto. 2016. Cognitive Pretesting. GESIS - Survey Guidelines. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.15465/gesis-sg_en_010.

Lenzner, Timo, Wanda Otto, Cornelia Neuert, Clara Beitz, Robin Schmidt, and Angelika Stiegler. 2016. Comparative Study of Electoral Systems (CSES) Module 5: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest26.

Otto, Wanda, Cornelia Neuert, Angelika Stiegler, Robin Schmidt, Clara Beitz, and Natalja Menold. 2016. Erwerbstätigenbefragung: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest39.

Neuert, Cornelia, Timo Lenzner, Clara Beitz, Stefanie Gebhardt, Wanda Otto, and Natalja Menold. 2016. Instrumententwicklung Partnerschaftsbeginn (pairfam): Kognitiver Online-Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest19.

Meitinger, Katharina, Cornelia Neuert, Clara Beitz, and Natalja Menold. 2016. Pretesting of special module on ICT at work, working conditions & learning digital skills: Cognitive Online Pretest. GESIS Project Report. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest47.

Neuert, Cornelia, Wanda Otto, Angelika Stiegler, Clara Beitz, Robin Schmidt, Katharina Meitinger, and Natalja Menold. 2016. SHARE Gatekeeper-Project: Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest32.

Otto, Wanda, Katharina Disch, Stefanie Gebhardt, Clara Beitz, Cornelia Neuert, and Natalja Menold. 2015. ALPhA - Auswirkungen der Liberalisierung des Internethandels in Europa auf den Phänomenbereich der Arzneimittelkriminalität: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest14.

Otto, Wanda, Cornelia Neuert, Katharina Disch, Stefanie Gebhardt, Franziska Adams, and Menold Natalja. 2015. BIB – Familienleitbilder in Deutschland: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest18.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, Wanda Otto, Uta Landrock, Franziska Adams, Katharina Disch, Stefanie Gebhardt, and Natalja Menold. 2015. Computer-assisted Measurement and Coding of Educational Qualifications in Surveys (CAMCES): Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest25.

Lenzner, Timo, Wanda Otto, Franziska Adams, Katharina Disch, Cornelia Neuert, and Natalja Menold. 2015. Conceptions of democracy and preferences over democratic procedures: Kognitiver Online-Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest2.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, Franziska Adams, Katharina Disch, Wanda Otto, and Natalja Menold. 2015. Household Inflation Expectations and Preferences: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest16.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Wanda Otto. 2015. Kognitives Pretesting. Mannheim: GESIS. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.15465/sdm-sg_010.

Neuert, Cornelia, Wanda Otto, Uta Landrock, Franziska Adams, Katharina Disch, Stefanie Gebhardt, and Natalja Menold. 2015. Nationales Krebshilfe-Monitoring zur Solariennutzung: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest15.

Otto, Wanda, Katharina Disch, Clara Beitz, Stefanie Gebhardt, Cornelia Neuert, and Natalja Menold. 2015. PIAAC-Longitudinal (PIAAC-L) 2016 Hintergrundfragebogen: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest13.

Otto, Wanda, Cornelia Neuert, Uta Landrock, Franziska Adams, Katharina Disch, Stefanie Gebhardt, and Natalja Menold. 2015. PIAAC-Longitudinal (PIAAC-L) 2016 Kompetenzerwerb: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest21.

Neuert, Cornelia, Wanda Otto, Uta Landrock, Franziska Adams, Katharina Disch, Stefanie Gebhardt, and Natalja Menold. 2015. SHARElife – Healthcare Module: Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest24.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, Franziska Adams, Katharina Disch, Wanda Otto, and Natalja Menold. 2015. The Role of Economic Preferences for Preventive Health Behavior: The Case of Skin Cancer Screening: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest17.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Wanda Otto. 2014. GIP Reforms Monitor 2014: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest20.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Wanda Otto. 2014. Healthcare-seeking in Germany (HEALSEE 2): Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest22.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Wanda Otto. 2014. Healthcare-seeking in Germany (HEALSEE): Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest29.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Wanda Otto. 2014. International Social Survey Programme (ISSP) 2015: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest3.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, Wanda Otto, Uta Landrock, and Natalja Menold. 2014. PIAAC-Panel (PIAAC-L) 2014: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest8.

Neuert, Cornelia, and Timo Lenzner. 2014. Projekt „A Ranking Measure of Life Satisfaction (RankMe)“: Kognitiver Online-Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest28.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, Wanda Otto, and Fabio Best. 2014. wb-Personalmonitor 2014. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest4.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Wanda Otto. 2014. wb-Personalmonitor 2014 – Stufe 2: Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest23.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Wanda Otto. 2013. BFI-K Kinder- und Jugendlichenversion: Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest31.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Wanda Otto. 2013. International Social Survey Programme (ISSP) 2013/2014: Kognitiver Pretest. GESIS Pretest-Datenbank. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest10.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Wanda Otto. 2013. Optimizing Probing Procedures for Cross-National Web Surveys (CICOM 2): Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest7.

Porst, Rolf, Timo Lenzner, and Cornelia Neuert. 2012. Psygiene: Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest34.

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Rolf Porst. 2012. Strategies for Elderly People (STEP): Kognitiver Pretest. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17173/pretest36.

Talk

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Conference contribution

Jarke-Neuert, Johannes, and Cornelia Neuert. 2019. "Information Flows and Trust Levels in the 21st Century: A Micro-Panel Re-Investigation." Open Social Science Conference 2019, 25.01.2019.

Neuert, Cornelia. 2019. "Respondents behavior in web surveys: Comparing positioning effects of a scale on impulsive behavior." General Online Research (GOR 19), 07.03.2019.

Neuert, Cornelia, Jan Karem Höhne, Timo Lenzner, and Ting Yan. 2018. "A Replication of the Experiment on Separating Scale Points from Non-Substantive Responses of Tourangeau, Couper, and Conrad 2004." XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology, Power, Violence and Justice: Reflections, Responses and Responsibilities, 15.07.2018.

Neuert, Cornelia. 2018. "Are differences in check-all vs. forced-choice answer formats caused by Deeper Cognitive Engagement?: An eye-tracking study." General Online Research (GOR 18), 01.03.2018.

Hadler, Patricia, Cornelia Neuert, Timo Lenzner, and Natalja Menold. 2018. "Considerations for cross-cultural questionnaire testing and lessons learned." International Workshop on "Comparative Survey Design and Implementation" (CSDI), 26.03.2018.

Hadler, Patricia, Natalja Menold, Cornelia Neuert, and Herbert Bless. 2018. "Doing as told? The effect of instructions on cognitive processing of online surveys." General Online Research Conference (GOR 2018), 02.03.2018.

Lenzner, Timo, and Cornelia Neuert. 2018. "Effects of the number of open probing questions on response quality in cognitive online pretests." General Online Research (GOR 18), 01.03.2018.

Höhne, Jan Karem, Timo Lenzner, Cornelia Neuert, and Ting Yan. 2018. "Re-examining the "left and top means first" heuristic using eye-tracking methodology." General Online Research (GOR 18), 01.03.2018.

Höhne, Jan Karem, Timo Lenzner, Cornelia Neuert, and Ting Yan. 2018. "Re-examining the middle means typical heuristic using eye-tracking methodology." AAPOR 73rd Annual Conference, 16.05.2018.

Neuert, Cornelia. 2018. "Respondents Attention and Response Behavior in Web Survey: Comparing Positioning Effects of a Scale on Impulsive Behavior." XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology, Power, Violence and Justice: Reflections, Responses and Responsibilities, 15.07.2018.

Neuert, Cornelia, and Timo Lenzner. 2017. "A joint implementation of cognitive interviewing and eye tracking to pretest survey questions." ESRA 2017: 7th Conference of the European Survey Research Association, Lisbon, 17.07.2017.

Neuert, Cornelia, and Timo Lenzner. 2017. "Comparing Cognitive Interviewing and Web Probing for Pretesting Survey Questions." ESRA 2017: 7th Conference of the European Survey Research Association, Lisbon, 17.07.2017.

Neuert, Cornelia. 2017. "Die Ergänzung kognitiver Pretests um Eye Tracking: Ein Methodenvergleich." Jahrestagung der ASI und der DGS Sektion Methoden, 10.11.2017.

Neuert, Cornelia. 2017. "Investigating the Cognitive Processes Underlying Respondents’ Behavior when Confronted with Check-all-that-apply Question and Forced-choice Question Formats." 70th Annual Conference of the World Association for Public Opinion Research (WAPOR), 15.07.2017.

Neuert, Cornelia. 2017. "Using Eye Tracking to Evaluate Survey Questions." 19th European Conference on Eye Movements, 20.08.2017.

Lenzner, Timo, and Cornelia Neuert. 2016. "Can web probing be used to pretest survey questions? ." International Conference on Questionnaire Design, Development, Evaluation, and Testing (QDET2), 09.11.2016.

Neuert, Cornelia. 2016. "Using web probing to understand the cognitive processes underlying respondents’ behavior when confronted with check-all-that-apply and forced-choice questions." International Conference on Questionnaire Design, Development, Evaluation, and Testing (QDET2), 09.11.2016.

Neuert, Cornelia, and Timo Lenzner. 2015. "A comparison of two eye-tracking supported cognitive pretesting techniques." GOR 15: General Online Research Conference.

Neuert, Cornelia. 2015. "Using eye tracking data to understand how respondents process forced-choice vs. check-all-that-apply question formats." ESA 2015: 12th Conference of the European Sociological Association.

Neuert, Cornelia. 2015. "Using eye tracking to examine respondent’s processing of forced-choice vs. check-all-that-apply question formats." ESRA 2015: 6th Conference of the European Survey Research Association.

Neuert, Cornelia, and Timo Lenzner. 2014. "A comparison of two eye-tracking supported cognitive pretesting techniques." VI European Congress of Methodology.

Neuert, Cornelia, and Timo Lenzner. 2013. "Combining eye tracking and cognitive interviewing to pretest survey questions." 5th Conference of the European Survey Research Association (ESRA).

Neuert, Cornelia, and Timo Lenzner. 2013. "Supplementing Cognitive Interviewing with Eye Tracking to Pretest Survey Questions." Quest Workshop.

Busse, Britta, Cornelia Neuert, and Marek Fuchs. 2011. "Mobile-only – persistent status or passage in the life course?: results from a mobile phone panel study." 4th Conference of the European Survey Research Association (ESRA).

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Contribution not at conference

Lenzner, Timo, and Cornelia Neuert. 2018. "How many open-ended probing questions can we ask in cognitive online pretests?." Questionnaire Evaluation Standards Workshop (QUEST), 28.10.2018.

Teaching

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Tutorial

Neuert, Cornelia. 2018. "Datenerhebung." Universität Mannheim. HWS 2018: 2 SWS.

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Sonstiges

Lenzner, Timo, and Cornelia Neuert. 2018. "Cognitive Pretesting: Workshop." General Online Research (GOR 18) .

Lenzner, Timo, Cornelia Neuert, and Patricia Hadler. 2018. "Cognitive Pretesting Methods: Talk given at the MZES Social Science Data Lab." Mannheimer Zentrum für Europäische Sozialforschung.