David Hussey is a Director of Statistics with over 17 years experience as a statistician, mostly in social and market research. He joined NatCen Social Research in May 2008. Previous employers include IPSOS-MORI and NOP (now GfK). At NatCen he is involved in survey sampling and weighting, statistical modeling and training of non-statisticians. He is the principal statistician for the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing and the Welsh Health Survey.
David has experience of developing and delivering a range of courses in statistical methods and software. At NatCen he has taught courses in Basic Statistics and Regression to researchers at organisations such as the Home Office and the TUC. He also runs NatCen's open course in Basic Statistical Analysis for Social Research.
David has a master's degree in Social Statistics from the University of Kent.