Michael D. Larsen, Professional Service


American Statistical Association

  • 2015 - 2017, ASA Fellows Committee
  • 2009 - 2011 ASA SPAIG committee. JSM meeting participant 2006-2008.
  • 2010 -2010 ASA Professional Issues and Visibility Committee Council
  • 2008 - 2010 Census Advisory Committee of Professional Associations, ASA Facilitator 2010
  • 2008 - 2010, ASA Committee on Publications

Washington Statistical Society

  • Past President, 2017 July - 2018 June
  • President, 2016 July - 2017 June
  • President Elect, 2015 July - 2016 June (elected)
  • President, nominee, 2011 (not elected)

Survey Research Methods Section

  • 2015 - 2017, Chair Elect (2015), Chair (2016), Past Chair (2017)
  • 2013 - 2014, Program Committee, ENAR 2014, ASA SRMS representative
  • 2011 - 2013, Program Chair Elect (2011), Program Chair (2012), Past Program Chair (2013)
  • 2009 - 2011, Education Officer
  • 2006 - 2008, Council of Sections representative 2006 - 2010 ASA Survey Research Methods Section Committee on BRFSS

National Academy of Sciences

  • 2015 - 2017, National Academies of Sciences (NAS) Panel on Reengineering the Census Bureau's Annual Economic Surveys
  • 2015 - 2018, National Academies of Sciences (NAS) Standing Committee on Reengineering Census Operations
  • 2014 - 2014, Steering committee, NAS CNSTAT project workshop on nonprofit Research and Development, sponsored by the National Science Foundation
  • 2009 - 2014 National Academies of Sciences (NAS) Panel on Census 2010

Technical Expert Panels

  • State-level erroneous payments in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and School Breakfast Program (SBP), 2015. USDA FNS; Manhattan Strategy Group, Bethesda, MD. (March - October)
  • Content of National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) survey on DOE Postseconday Programs and Gainful Employment. Organized by NISS, January of 2015, Washington, DC
  • NSF expert panel on Survey of Doctorate Recipients, December of 2014, Arlington, VA; organized by Abt SRI
  • Trafficking in SNAP, USDA, Insight Policy Research, ICF Int'l, June 14-15, 2013, Alexandria, VA.
  • National Survey of Early Care and Education, expert panel meeting, May 19, 2011, NORC, Bethesda, MD

Editorships

  • 2014 - present, Associate Editor, Journal of Systems Science and Complexity (JSSC)
  • 2014 - present, Reviewer, Mathematical Reviews
  • 2013 - present, Associate editor, Statistics and Public Policy
  • 2013 - present, Review Editorial Board, Frontiers of Epidemiology
  • 2013 - present, Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study (DPPOS) Publication & Presentations (PPS) Committee
  • 2011 - present, Advisory Editor, CHANCE magazine
  • 2008 - 2010, Executive Editor, CHANCE magazine
  • 2007 - present, Associate Editor, Annals of Applied Statistics
  • 2005 - 2013, Associate Editor, Journal of Official Statistics
  • 2006 - 2013, Associate Editor, Journal of Statistics Education

Referee

Reviews for publishers

  • Wiley
  • Springer-USA
  • Jossey-Bass
  • Elsevier Inc.
  • Cambridge University Press
  • Springer-Verlag
  • CRC Press

Reviews for conferences

Reviews for journals

American Journal of Public Health, American Sociological Review, American Statistician, Annals of Applied Statistics, Annals of Epidemiology, Annals of Statistics, Australian New Zealand Journal of Statistics, Bayesian Analysis, Biometrics, BMC Medical review, Chance, Communications in Statistics (Simulation & Computation), Communications in Statistics (Theory and Methods), Computational Statistics and Data Analysis, Ecological and Environmental Statistics, Evaluation Programs and Planning, Frontiers in Epidemiology, Frontiers in Psychology, Information Fusion, International Federation of Classification Societies, International Journal of Intelligent Engineering and Systems, International Society for Bayesian Analysis, Journal of Biomedical Informatics, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, Journal of Dental Education, Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics, Journal of Geoscience Education, Journal of Official Statistics, Journal of Public Health Dentistry, Journal of School Health, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, Journal of Statistical Research, Journal of Statistics Education, Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Metron, PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, Psychological Methods, Public Opinion Quarterly, Sankhya-B, Sociological Methods, Statistica Sinica, Statistical Methodology, Statistical Papers, Statistical Science, Statistics and Computation, Statistics and Probability Letters, Statistics in Medicine, Survey Methodology, Survey Research Methods, Test, Transactions on Management Information Systems, WIRE Computational Statistics, among others

Review of Grants

  • National Science Foundation (11 proposals as of 2014)
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • Statistics Canada (NSERC discovery grants, 2010)
  • National Security Agency (2013)
  • National Institutes of Health, 2013 - 2016, BMRD - Biostatistical Methods and Research Design Study Section, Permanent member
  • Individual NIH panels
    • NIH, July, 2010: ZRG1 HDM-C (56) R - Center for Scienti c Review Special Emphasis Panel: Methodology Development in Comparative E ectiveness Research.
    • NIH, October, 2010: ZHL1 CSR-Z (F2) 1 - Career Transition Award-K99, mail reviewer (1 proposal).
    • NIH, March, 2011: Research to Understand and Inform Interventions that Promote the Research Careers of Students in Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences.
    • NIH, Feburary, 2012: ZRG1 HDM-T (90), Multidisciplinary Healthcare Delivery Research AREA Grant Applications, mail reviewer (3 proposals).
    • NIH, June 22, 2012: BMRD - Biostatistical Methods and Research Design Study Section. Adhoc reviewer .
    • NIH, June 28, 2012: ZRG1 HDM-T 90 S, Multidisciplinary Healthcare Delivery Research AREA Grant Applications.
    • NIH, February 15, 2013: BMRD - Biostatistical Methods and Research Design Study Section. Adhoc reviewer.
    • NIH, 2015, Reviewer for speical emphasis panel, 2015/08 ZRG1 HDM-K (51) R - MD15-005 NIH Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) Enhancing Diversity in Biomedical Data Science
    • NIH, 2015, MD15-005 NIH Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) Enhancing Diversity in Biomedical Data Science, 2015/08 Council ZRG1 HDM-K 51 R, 05/29/2015

Other Committees and Boards

  • 2013 - 2013 Chair, Search committee for CHANCE magazine editor
  • 2011 - 2014 President, Sigma Xi chapter The George Washington University; Sigma Xi National Meeting, Delegate for GWU, 11-9-13, 11-4-12
  • 2012 - 2013 International Association of Survey Statisticians (IASS) nominating committee
  • 2012 - 2012, Invited participant, Statistics and Public Policy, ASA HQ, February 2-3, 2012
  • 2010 - 2014, Executive Committee, NIH NIGMS, Modeling Scientific Workforce program
  • 2010 - 2010, Advanced Placement (AP) Statistics Development Committee
  • 2009 - 2011, Program committee member, International Association of Survey Statisticians, ISI 2011 Dublin
  • 2009 - 2011, Steering Committee, Technical Program Committee, ACM SIGHIT International Health Informatics (IHI) Symposium
  • 2008 - 2009, Chair, search committee for Journal of Statistics Education editor
  • 2005 - 2008, Newsletter Editor and Executive Board Member, Classification Society of North America
  • 2001 - 2002, Membership committee member, ENAR, International Biometric Society

Conference Organizing

Conference leadership

  • 2003 - 2004, Scientific Organizing Committee, IMS-ASA's SRMS Joint Mini-Meeting on Current Trends in Survey Sampling and Official Statistics, Calcutta, India
  • 2003 - 2004, Local Organizing Committee, International Federation of Classi cation Societies, Chicago, IL
  • 2003 - 2004, Abstract book editor, International Federation of Classification Societies, Chicago, IL
  • 2000 - 2001, Web page editor, International Conference on Small-Area Estimation, Potomac, MD
  • 2000 - 2001, Conference Organization Committee, International Conference on Small-Area Estimation and Related Topics, Potomac, MD

Conference session organizing

  • 2013 ASA Survey research methods section, "Developments in survey weight calibration and estimation"
  • 2013 ASA Government statistics section, "Record linkage research and applications"
  • 2013 ASA Environmental section, "Survey and statistical methods in forestry research"
  • 2012 Association for Psychological Sciences - Integrative Data Analysis Workshop Planning Committee with National Cancer Institute
  • 2009 Classification Society, invited session, "Latent class analysis and sample surveys"
  • 2008 ASA Statistical Education, topic contributed, "Challenges and opportunities for using R and other software in introductory and intermediate probability and statistics courses"
  • 2008 Statistical Society of Canada, Survey Methods, invited, "Synthetic Data Methods for Confidentiality Protection and Disclosure Avoidance"
  • 2007 useR! conference, invited, "Teaching with R"
  • 2007 ASA, Survey Research Methods, topic contributed, "Synthetic Data Methods for Confidentiality"
  • 2005 ASA, Survey Research Methods, topic contributed, "Methods for Natural Resources Surveys & Estimation"
  • 2004 ASA, Survey Research Methods, two topic contributed, "Record linkage"
  • 2004 ASA, Government Statistics, topic contributed, "Disclosure Limitation and Microdata Research"
  • 2004 ASA, Survey Research Methods, invited, "Multilevel Modeling with Survey Data"
  • 2000 ASA, Survey Research Methods, invited, "Record linkage"

Other Service to Statistics

  • ASA Fellow Letter Writer: 2015, 2014 (twice)
  • ISI Elected Member Nominator: 2014 (once)
  • Promotion Review: Swarthmore College
  • Promotion & Tenure Review: Haverford College (2008)
  • Promotion & Tenure Review: University of New Mexico (2012),
  • Promotion & Tenure Review: Univesity of Michigan (2014)
  • Dissertation Evaluation: Indian School of Mines University (Dhanbad), 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Memberships

  • American Statistical Association (ASA): 1995 - present
  • American Association of Public Opinion Research (AAPOR)
  • Institute for Mathematical Statistics (IMS)
  • International Biometric Society (ENAR)
  • International Statistical Institute (ISI)
  • International Association of Survey Statisticians (IASS)
  • International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA)
  • Sigma Xi: The Scientific Research Society
  • AAAS
Previously a member of
  • Classification Society of North America
  • Statistical Society of Canada
  • Society for Clinical Trials