Author: Kathrin Thomas

Spain’s in the Mood or is it? Public Mood on Immigration

Spain’s in the Mood or is it? Public Mood on Immigration

Virginia Ros, University of Manchester The Public Mood is a measure of overall global attitudes towards government policies, a reflection of whether the population is in favour or against the policies that a government...

NCRM Resources on New Data Horizons

NCRM Resources on New Data Horizons

The ESRC National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM) held its 12th Autumn School on New Data Horizons in Southampton in November 2017. The workshops explored innovations and changes in the data landscape including in...

CfP: Your SGPM at the 2018 ECPR General Conference in Hamburg

CfP: Your SGPM at the 2018 ECPR General Conference in Hamburg

We have exciting news for you! Your SGPM will be represented with a Section again at the 2018 ECPR General Conference in Hamburg. This time it is all about The Future of Surveys for...

Jobs@ECPR-METHODS: PhD/ Teaching Assistant in Quantitative Sociology

Jobs@ECPR-METHODS: PhD/ Teaching Assistant in Quantitative Sociology

The Department of Sociology at City, University of London invite applications for two PhD studentships. Each student will receive a full three year fee remission and will be appointed to a fixed-term (3 year)...

Join your SGPM for the Convince Us Sessions @ the ECPR Winter School

Join your SGPM for the Convince Us Sessions @ the ECPR Winter School

If you are attending this year’s ECPR Winter School in Methods and Techniques, join us for the Convince Us Sessions at 12:45 (Quanti: Room F21/01.37, Quali: Room F21/01.35) on Thursday! The Convince Us sessions...

SGPM @ECPR Winter School in Methods and Techniques

SGPM @ECPR Winter School in Methods and Techniques

This year’s ECPR Winter School in Methods and Techniques is about to kick off. You will be delighted to hear that your SGPM actively takes part in this. Lea Sgier convenes a course on...

Seasonal Greetings and Updates from your SGPM

Seasonal Greetings and Updates from your SGPM

Dear SGPM member, Please find attached this year’s SGPM newsletter covering the following core topics: Membership Renewal Your SGPM in 2016 Activities at the ECPR Methods Schools Panels at the 2016 PG Conference in...

CfP@ECPR-METHODS: General Conference of the European Survey Research Association 2017, Lisbon

CfP@ECPR-METHODS: General Conference of the European Survey Research Association 2017, Lisbon

Dear Survey Methodologist, The next general conference of the European Survey Research Association will be held from 17 to 21 July 2017 in Lisbon. The call for papers is now out! The scientific committee...

JOBS@ECPR-METHODS: Postdoc in Survey Research Methods, Mannheim

JOBS@ECPR-METHODS: Postdoc in Survey Research Methods, Mannheim

Post-doctoral position for a teaching/research associate (E 13, 100%) at the Chair for Statistics and Methodology (Professor Dr. Frauke Kreuter, Assistant Professor Dr. Florian Keusch, http://sswml.uni-mannheim.de/). The preferred starting date is February 1, 2017....

CfP@ECPR-METHODS: ECPR Joint Session on Configurational Thinking in Political Science: Theory, Methodology, and Empirical Application

CfP@ECPR-METHODS: ECPR Joint Session on Configurational Thinking in Political Science: Theory, Methodology, and Empirical Application

  Considering applying for the ECPR Joint Session in Nottingham? How about “Configurational Thinking in Political Science: Theory, Methodology, and Empirical Application”? Configurational approaches such as typologies and typological theories, process tracing, Comparative Historical...