Hannah Schwarz

Hannah Schwarz

Abteilung Datenarchiv für Sozialwissenschaften
Team International Surveys

Unter Sachsenhausen 6-8

Tel.:+49 (221) 47694-494
Fax:+49 (221) 47694-199


B.A. in Intercultural Relations and Behavior from Jacobs University Bremen in 2012, Research Master in Social Sciences (M.Sc.) from the University of Amsterdam in 2014. Working for GESIS on the Comparative Study of Electoral Systems (CSES) since 2014.


Data Processing Specialist for the Comparative Study of Electoral Systems (CSES). Working on all stages of the dataset processing, from quality assessment of the incoming data to preparation for archiving of the cross-national datasets. Responsible for creating syntax/code files for cleaning, harmonizing and checking complex datasets, as well as for dataset documentation. Answering inquiries from the user community and supporting the work of the CSES Planning Committee.


Schwarz, Hannah. 2016. "The Transfers Game: A Comparative Analysis of Preference Votes in STV Systems." Elections, Public Opinion and Parties (EPOP), 11.09.2016.

Beitrag nicht auf Konferenz

Schwarz, Hannah. 2017. "The Comparative Study of Electoral Systems: Exciting possibilities for cross-national electoral research: Presentation at CESSDA Webinar." CESSDA webinar on Data in Europe: Political Behaviour, 07.06.2017.


Schwarz, Hannah, Anja Perry, Sebastian Netscher, and Alexander Jedinger. 2017. "Preparing Data for Re-Use: A Practical Guide to Processing and Documenting Your Data for Sharing." GESIS Summer School in Survey Methodology.

Schwarz, Hannah. 2017. "Working with Data on Political Behavior: The CSES." Workshop at CESSDA Training Event: Working with Data on Political Behavior. University of Manchester.