Research Opportunities

2018 ICPSR Summer Program

April 18, 2018

Please see this exciting summer program to improve and learn new research methodologies below: 

The 2018 ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research is offering over 80 courses on a broad range of methodologies and techniques that are relevant for research in the social, behavioral, and health sciences.

Both four week and three-to-five day workshops are offered throughout the summer at the University of Michigan Ann Arbor campus. For more details, visit: ...

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2018 Summer Institute in Computational Social Science

April 18, 2018

Please see this exciting summer program to improve and learn new research methodologies below: 

This one-week Summer Institute on Computational Social Science (SICSS) will be hosted at the University of Colorado Boulder from Monday, August 13 through Friday, August 17.

SICSS attendees will participate in an intensive project-based survey of collecting digital trace data, analyzing data using applying network analysis and text processing methods, and making stronger causal inferences from observational data. For more details, visit: ...

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GIS Institute Summer 2018 Call for Applications

March 21, 2018

Please see this exciting opportunity from the Center for Geographic Analysis below: 

Twice a year the Center for Geographic Analysis (CGA) offers a two-week program of intensive training in geographic information systems (GIS). The program is designed for Harvard graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and faculty who want to learn spatial analysis and apply GIS methods in their research. No previous GIS training required. See GIS Institute for more information.

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Harvard Library Hackathon: New Search Methods in the Humanities

March 6, 2018

Please see this exciting opportunity from Harvard Library below:

Harvard Library is hosting a 24-hour hackathon! It’s free and open to everyone – not just coders – so mark your calendars for March 29th and 30th, and sign up with your friends. Our goal is to develop a new search engine for research in the humanities based on a technique called concept search.

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