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Dr Kirils Makarovs

Associate Lecturer in Social Data Analysis (SMART Skills)

Dr. Kirils Makarovs is Associate Lecturer in Social Data Analysis at the University of Exeter Q-Step Centre. 

Kirils got his undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in sociology from the Higher School of Economics. He then got his PhD degree in sociology from the University of Essex. His doctoral thesis was entitled Examining disparities in public support for, knowledge about, and trust in science.

Kirils is a quantitative researcher interested in survey methodology, computational social science, and public understanding of science. 

Kirils delivers quantitative data analysis training in R and Python.

Research interests

 Quantitative data analysis, survey methodology, public understanding of science 

Biography

Makarovs, K. (2020). Correlation. In P. Atkinson, S. Delamont, A. Cernat, J.W. Sakshaug, & R.A. Williams (Eds.), SAGE Research Methods Foundations. DOI: 10.4135/9781526421036905585

Makarovs, K. (2020). Chi-Squared Test. In P. Atkinson, S. Delamont, A. Cernat, J.W. Sakshaug, & R.A. Williams (Eds.), SAGE Research Methods Foundations. DOI: 10.4135/9781526421036905584

Makarovs, K. & Achterberg, P. (2018). Science to the people: A 32-nation survey. Public Understanding of Science, 27(7), pp. 876–896. DOI: 10.1177/0963662517754047

Makarovs, K. & Achterberg, P. (2017). Contextualizing educational differences in “vaccination uptake”: a thirty nation survey. Social Science & Medicine, 188, pp. 1–10. DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.06.039

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