Asst. Prof. MELİKE SARAÇ


Nüfus Etütleri Enstitüsü, Sosyal Araştırma Yöntemleri A.B.D.


Research Areas: Social Sciences and Humanities, Sociology, General Sociology and Methodology

Email: melikesarac@hacettepe.edu.tr
Office Phone: +90 312 297 7367 Extension: 137
Fax Phone: +90 312 297 7370
Web: https://avesis.hacettepe.edu.tr/melikesarac
Office: NÜFUS ETÜTLERİ ENSTİTÜSÜ/ 316 NOLU ODA
Address: Hacettepe Üniversitesi Nüfus Etütleri Enstitüsü Beytepe Kampüsü 06800 Beytepe/Ankara

Metrics

Publication

41

Citation (WoS)

10

H-Index (WoS)

2

Citation (Scopus)

3

H-Index (Scopus)

1

Project

8

Open Access

5
UN Sustainable Development Goals

Biography

Dr. Melike Saraç is an assistant professor at the Hacettepe University, Institute of Population Studies, Department of Social Research Methodology. She has been working at the same department since 2014. She graduated from the Ankara University, Faculty of Science, Department of Mathematics in 2012. She also completed her minor degree at the Ankara University, Faculty of Political Science, Department of Business Administration in 2013.

She received her Master’s degrees from the Ankara University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences, Department of Mathematics in 2015, and the Hacettepe University, Institute of Population Studies, Department of Social Research Methodology in 2016. She received her Ph.D. degree from the Department of Social Research Methodology in 2021.  She has also completed the Sampling Program for Survey Statisticians, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan as a Kish fellow in 2021. Moreover, she has worked in certain nation-wide household surveys conducted by the Institute of Population Studies such as Research on Domestic Violence against Women in Turkey (2014), various migration surveys (2015-2016), and the latest Turkey Demographic and Health Survey (2018). Her research interests include survey methodology, survey quality, nonresponse, interviewer and respondent characteristics, data quality, quantitative data analysis, sampling design, respondent selection techniques, social desirability bias, and mismeasurement of survey responses.

Education Information

2016 - 2021

2016 - 2021

Doctorate

Hacettepe University, Nüfus Etütleri Enstitüsü, Sosyal Araştırma Yöntemleri A.B.D., Turkey

2014 - 2016

2014 - 2016

Postgraduate

Hacettepe University, Nüfus Etütleri Enstitüsü, Sosyal Araştırma Yöntemleri A.B.D., Turkey

2012 - 2015

2012 - 2015

Postgraduate

Ankara University, Fen Bilimleri Enstitüsü, Matematik, Turkey

2010 - 2013

2010 - 2013

Undergraduate Minor

Ankara University, Siyasal Bilgiler Fakültesi, İşletme, Turkey

2008 - 2012

2008 - 2012

Undergraduate

Ankara University, Fen Fakültesi, Matematik, Turkey

Dissertations

2021

2021

Doctorate

The Contribution of Rapport between Interviewer and Respondent on Interview Quality from Non-Sampling Error Perspective: Evidence from 2014 Research on Domestic Violence against Women in Turkey Sustainable Development

Hacettepe University, Nüfus Etütleri Enstitüsü, Sosyal Araştırma Yöntemleri A.B.D.

2016

2016

Postgraduate

An Evaluation of Interviewer Characteristics and Analysis on Interviewer Effect in TDHS-2013 Sustainable Development

Hacettepe University, Nüfus Etütleri Enstitüsü, Sosyal Araştırma Yöntemleri A.B.D.

2015

2015

Postgraduate

q-tomurcuk Fonksiyonu ve q-Bezier Eğrileri

Ankara University, Instıtute Of Scıence, Matematik

Foreign Languages

C1 Advanced

C1 Advanced

English

Certificates, Courses and Trainings

2021

2021

2021 Sampling Program for Survey Statisticians, 74th Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques, Survey Research Center (Kish Fellow)

Other

University of Michigan

2012

2012

Pedagojik Formasyon Eğitimi-Öğretmenlik Sertifikası

Education Management and Planning

Ankara Üniversitesi Sürekli Eğitim Merkezi

Research Areas

Social Sciences and Humanities

Sociology

General Sociology and Methodology

Academic Titles / Tasks

2022 - Continues

2022 - Continues

Assistant Professor

Hacettepe University, Nüfus Etütleri Enstitüsü, Sosyal Araştırma Yöntemleri A.B.D.

2014 - 2022

2014 - 2022

Research Assistant

Hacettepe University, Nüfus Etütleri Enstitüsü, Sosyal Araştırma Yöntemleri A.B.D.

Courses

Doctorate

Doctorate

Causality and Structural Equation Models

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

Seminar

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

Special Subjects

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

Computer Analysis of Social Survey Data II

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

Data Collection Techniques

Postgraduate

Postgraduate

Computer Analysis of Social Survey Data I

Articles Published in Other Journals

Refereed Congress / Symposium Publications in Proceedings

2023

2023

The Role of Respondent Motivation on Item Nonresponse for Split-Ballot Survey Data

Saraç M.

ESRA (European Survey Research Association) 2023 Conference, Milan, Italy, 17 - 21 July 2023

2023

2023

The Impact of Household Welfare on Response Behavior at Cluster Level

Koç İ., Saraç M.

ESRA (European Survey Research Association) 2023 Conference, Milan, Italy, 17 - 21 July 2023

2022

2022

The Role of Respondent Motivation on Split-Ballot Data: Item-level Nonresponse Analysis in the European Social Survey

Saraç M.

Türkiye Beşinci Nüfusbilim Konferansı, Ankara, Turkey, 17 - 18 November 2022, pp.90

2022

2022

The Impact of Household Welfare on Response Behavior at Cluster Level: Evidence from 1993-2018 TDHS

Koç İ., Saraç M.

Türkiye Beşinci Nüfusbilim Konferansı, Ankara, Turkey, 17 - 18 November 2022, pp.89 Sustainable Development

2022

2022

How Does Sleep Affect Recall Error?: A Complex Sample Design Adjusted Analysis from 2010 American Time Use Survey

Ellyne L., Saraç M.

2022 AAPOR Annual Conference, Illinois, United States Of America, 11 - 13 May 2022

2017

2017

The Family Formation Process among Couples Having Children with Assisted Reproductive Techniques in Turkey

KOÇ İ., SARAÇ M.

5th European Congress of Family Science, Viyana, Austria, 9 - 11 November 2017, pp.17

2017

2017

How Interviewer Characteristics Differ Household Surveys?: An Analysis in 2013 Turkey Demographic and Health Survey

SARAÇ M., TÜRKYILMAZ A. S.

2017 International Population Conference, Cape-Town, South Africa, 29 October - 04 November 2017

Books & Book Chapters

2020

2020

The Impact of Conflict-Induced Migration on Family Structure of Syrian Refugees in Turkey: A Comparative Analysis of Pre-Conflict and Post-Conflict Periods, 2006-2018

KOÇ İ., SARAÇ M.

in: Syrian Refugees in Turkey: A Demographic Profile and Linked Social Challanges, Alanur Çavlin, Editor, Routledge, New York, pp.29-46, 2020 Sustainable Development

2020

2020

Timing of Reproductive Events Among Host Community and Syrian Refugee Women in Turkey: An Event History Analysis from Menarche to Menopause

SARAÇ M., KOÇ İ.

in: Syrian Refugees in Turkey:A Demographic Profile and Linked Social Challenges, Alanur Çavlin, Editor, Routledge, New York, pp.49-67, 2020 Sustainable Development

2018

2018

The Family Formation Process among Couples Having Children with Asissted Reproductive Techniques in Turkey

KOÇ İ., SARAÇ M.

in: Familie-Bildung-Migration, Olaf Kapella, Norbert Schneider, Harald Rost, Editor, Verlag Barbara Budrich, Berlin, pp.51-62, 2018

2017

2017

İkamet İzni Konusunda Yaşanan Zorluklar ve Bilgi Seviyesi

ERGÖÇMEN A. B., ADALI T., SARAÇ M.

in: Türkiye’de Yasal Olarak İkamet Eden Yabancıların Profili ve Yaşam Koşulları, , Editor, Elma Teknik Basım Matbaacılık, Ankara, pp.135-164, 2017

2017

2017

Uluslararası koruma başvuru ve statüsü sahibi kişilerin geleceğe yönelik planları

KOÇ İ., SARAÇ M.

in: Uydu Kentlerde Yaşayan Sığınmacıların Sosyo-Ekonomik Profili, , Editor, Hacettepe Üniversitesi, Ankara, pp.115-122, 2017

2015

2015

Türkiyede Doğurganlık Tercihleri

ÇAĞATAY P., SARAÇ M., İBRAHİM İLYAS İ., TÜRKYILMAZ A. S.

in: 2013 Türkiye Nüfus ve Sağlık Araştırmasıİleri Analiz Çalışması, , Editor, ELMA TEKNİK, 2015


Congress and Symposium Activities

17 July 2023 - 21 July 2023

17 July 2023 - 21 July 2023

ESRA (European Survey Research Association) 2023 Conference

Session Moderator

Milan-Italy

Citations

Total Citations (WOS): 10

h-index (WOS): 2