Skip to content

René Clausen Nielsen

  • M.Sc. Sociology
  • Information Management Lead
  • International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent
  • 1h-indexImpact measure calculated using publication and citation counts. Updated daily.
  • 4CitationsNumber of citations received by René's publications. Updated daily.

Research interests

Humanitarian ResponseUnited NationsSociologyGlobal DevelopmentInternational RelationsDevelopment StudiesHuman RightsCriminologyData AnalysisHistorical SociologyComputational Social Science

Groups

Co-authors (9)

Publications (5)

  • Big Data and the Well-Being of Women and Girls - Applications on the Social Scientific Frontier

    • Vaitla B
    • Bosco C
    • Alegana V
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    N/ACitations
  • Gender and cross-cultural differences in social media disclosures of mental illness

    • De Choudhury M
    • Sharma S
    • Logar T
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    3Citations
    Get full text
  • Gender and Cross-Cultural Differences in Social Media Disclosures of Mental Illness

    • De Choudhury M
    • Sharma S
    • Logar T
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    N/ACitations
  • Social Media Monitoring of Discrimination and HIV Testing in Brazil, 2014–2015

    • Nielsen R
    • Luengo-Oroz M
    • Mello M
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    N/ACitations
    Get full text
  • Behandling af alkoholiske spritbilister - tilløb til en kundskabsbaseret kriminalpolitik

    • Nielsen R
    N/AReaders
    N/ACitations

Professional experience

Information Management Lead

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent

January 2017 - Present

Data Innovation Specialist

UN Global Pulse

January 2013 - December 2016(4 years)

Internal Communication/Knowledge Management Analyst

UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund)

August 2012 - January 2013(5 months)

Research Analyst

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

June 2012 - July 2012(a month)

Researcher and Social Media Adviser

Advice Digital

June 2007 - July 2012(5 years)

Knowledge Management Specialist

ActionAid Mozambique

September 2011 - December 2011(3 months)

Academic Assistant (Researcher)

The Danish Ministry of Justice

October 2005 - May 2007(2 years)

Academic Assistant

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark

April 2005 - August 2006(a year)

Quantitative Analyst

Center for Alternativ Samfundsanalyse

June 2005 - November 2005(5 months)

Education

M.Sc. in Sociology

Kobenhavns Universitet - University of Copenhagen

May 2005 - May 2007(2 years)

MA in Historical Social Enquiry

The University of Manchester

October 2003 - October 2004(a year)

B.Sc. in Sociology

Aalborg University

September 1999 - June 2002(3 years)