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Svetlana Zhuchkova

  • Svetlana Zhuchkova has been at HSE University since 2016.



HSE University

Young Faculty Support Program (Group of Young Academic Professionals)
Category "New Researchers" (2020)

2019 Silver Medalist of the Second National Student Olympiad ’I am the Professional’ in Sociology

2018 Gold Medalist of the First National Student Olympiad ’I am the Professional’ in Sociology

2018 Winner of the HSE International Olympiad Competitions for University Students and Graduates in ’Measurements in Psychology and Education’

2017-2018, 2018-2019 Holder of Scholarship of the Oxford Russia Fund

2017 Winner of the HSE Research Papers Competition in Sociology

2017, 2018 Nominee of ’Golden HSE’ Award in the ’Silver Nestling’ Category

2017 Winner of the VI Annual Case Competition in ’Measurements in Psychology and Education’



  • 2020
    6th International Conference on Computational Social Science (IC2S2) (online). Presentation: A Comparison of the Missing-Indicator Method and Complete Case Analysis in Case of Categorical Data
  • 2019
    4th International ESS Conference "Turbulent times in Europe: Instability, insecurity and inequality" (Мангейм). Presentation: Multivariate associations in predicting electoral behavior: comparison of CHAID, log-linear analysis, and multiple correspondence analysis
  • 8th International Conference of the European Survey Research Association (ESRA) (Загреб). Presentation: Applying Web Scraping for Monitoring Hidden Social Groups: the Example of the Contemporary Russian Nationalist Organizations
  • 5th International Conference on Computational Social Science (IC2S2) (Амстердам). Presentation: New Approach to Topic Modeling: Optimal Scaling, PCA, and Rotation
  • 11th International Conference on Social Informatics (SocInfo 2019) (Доха). Presentation: How correct is it to treat missing data as a valid category in social research: the case of decision trees
  • 2018
    XIX Апрельская международная научная конференция по проблемам развития экономики и общества (Москва). Presentation: Возможность работы с пропущенными данными в CHAID: результаты статистического эксперимента
  • 2017
    Конференция молодых ученых "Новые подходы и методы в социологии: современные исследовательские практики" (Москва). Presentation: Инноваторы образования: с какими командными характеристиками связана успешность инновационного проекта
  • XI Всероссийская научная конференция памяти Юрия Левады «Современное российское общество и социология» (Москва). Presentation: Опыт применения категориального метода главных компонент для построения качественной факторной модели на смещенных данных
  • 8-я Международная научно-практическая конференция студентов и аспирантов «Статистические методы анализа экономики и общества» (Москва). Presentation: Инноваторы образования: как разнородность команды связана с успешностью инновационного проекта
  • Вторая международная научная конференция молодых ученых «Альянс социальных наук» (Москва). Presentation: Профессионализация медицинского волонтерства: кейс Всероссийского медицинского добровольческого движения
  • 2016
    VII Международная научно-практическая конференция памяти А.О. Крыштановского «Методы и процедуры социологических исследований» (Москва). Presentation: Типичные городские маршруты студентов как индикатор их социального статуса (на примере г. Москвы)

Timetable for today

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The Research and Study Group will organize the sessions at the ESRA 2019 conference

Members of the RSG will organize two sessions at the international methodological conference of the European Survey Research Association, which will be held in the capital of Croatia in July 2019.

The research of local BDSM community, the study of social determinants of film choice, the actions in social networks are following directions of researches by parsing in Research&Study group

Regular seminar of RSG was held on 24th July during the summer holidays. It was devoted to discussion about following directions of researches. The members of the group represented the first results of their investigations and discussed potential and limitations of parsing methods.

In search of multivariate associations: comparison of CHAID, log-linear analysis, and multiple correspondence analysis

Svetlana Zhuchkova has presented her graduation paper on the RSG seminar on 5th June. The paper was based on the comparison of three methods of searching for multivariate associations of categorical variables. The comparison was conducted in the paradigm of Data Mining.

The first results of the RSG work were successfully presented at the scientific conferences

Maria Rodionova and Tamara Mkhitaryan presented the results of the search and application of interaction effects in their reports at the XII Russian Scientific Conference on the Remembrance of Yuri Levada. While on the XIX April Conference Svetlana Zhuchkova and Alexey Rotmistrov told about the research of handling missing data with CHAID.

Missing values in CHAID: risks of their use

On Tuesday, the 17th of April, a new open seminar of the Research and Study Group (RSG) was held. On the meeting, Svetlana Zhuchkova presented the results of the research devoted to the usage of missing values in CHAID method. This report was previously successfully received by the public at the 19th April International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development.

Women in STEM: the roundtable at the April Conference

The Roundtable, which was held on the 11th of April during the ХIХ April International Academic Conference on economic and social development, was devoted to the discussion on the role of women in the modern technological future.

Svetlana Zhuchkova is a gold medalist of the Academic Olympiad “I am the professional”

Svetlana Zhuchkova who is a Deputy Head of Research & Study Group has won the Academic Olympiad in Sociology. Being confident and well prepared, she has got almost the highest possible score and became the winner. Congratulations to Svetlana! Down below, you will find Svetlana Zhuchkova Interview.

Svetlana Zhuchkova won Student Research Paper Competition

On February 12, the deputy head of the RSG Svetlana Zhuchkova and the head of RSG Alexey Rotmistrov were invited at the meeting of winners of Student Research Paper Competition (SRPC) with the rector of HSE Yaroslav Kuzminov. After the discussion between Mr. Kuzminov and students, an award ceremony was held. Svetlana was among the winners. Her paper was written under the guidance of Alexey Rotmistrov.

Deep study of log-linear analysis and the first acquaintance with the R-package

The second meeting of our Research and Study Group (RSG) took place on the 6th of February and was dedicated to log-linear analysis and its application for searching interaction effects in social data. The meeting was held under the leadership of Svetlana Zhuchkova, the deputy head of the RSG, and lasted for an hour and a half. The very next day, on the 7th of February, at the initiative of the head of the group Alexey Rotmistrov there was held an additional closed seminar which gave an opportunity for participants to repeat previously studied material. Also, there were discussed the first results of the individual project, presented by Maria Rodionova.