Karen Emmerson

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School of Media and Public Affairs
805 21st Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
[email protected]

Areas of Expertise

Public opinion, market research, survey research, qualitative research

Karen is a Senior Research Analyst at Edge Research and has over ten years of experience in strategic research design, implementation, and analysis. She conducts quantitative and qualitative research, with expertise in phone, in-person, and online data collection.

Prior to joining Edge, Karen provided strategic advice as a Research Analyst at Lake Research Partners. She conducted political polling for local, state, and federal races and on several issues, including emerging demographics in the American electorate, improving youth turnout, and marriage equality.


MPS in Political Management (George Washington University, 2008)

BS in Political Science  and BS in Statistics (University of Iowa, 2006)

Classes Taught

Public Opinion