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The SGPM at the Essex Summer School

The SGPM at the Essex Summer School

Lea Sgier, a member of the SGPM steering committee, will be teaching Qualitative methods at the 50th Essex Summer School in Social Science Data Analysis, which is to take place from 10th July to...

Are there qualitative and quantitative cultures in social science? by Martyn Hammersley, Open University 0

Are there qualitative and quantitative cultures in social science? by Martyn Hammersley, Open University

A whole range of terms have been used to make sense of the bewildering variety of methodological orientations, practices and assumptions to be found among social scientists today.

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...

JOBS@ECPR-METHODS: Junior and Senior Positions, University of California at Riverside

JOBS@ECPR-METHODS: Junior and Senior Positions, University of California at Riverside

The University of California at Riverside (UCR) is implementing a major expansion of our faculty and investing in state-of-the-art research facilities to support their work. This expansion will build critical mass in 34 vital...

JOBS@ECPR-METHODS: 4 Senior Research Positions at ISER, Essex

JOBS@ECPR-METHODS: 4 Senior Research Positions at ISER, Essex

ISER is one of the world’s leading quantitative social science research institutes, committed to using quality microdata and cutting-edge quantitative methods to inform research that addresses key contemporary issues. Our continued success in securing...

JOBS@ECPR-METHODS: Teaching Fellows in Quantitative Methods, UCL

JOBS@ECPR-METHODS: Teaching Fellows in Quantitative Methods, UCL

The Department of Political Science would like to recruit 2 Teaching Fellows on a seasonal basis for the 2016/17 academic year in the first instance for the course ‘Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods’. Main...

JOBS@ECPR-METHODS: Research Assistant or Research Associate in Qualitative Methods, Cambridge University

JOBS@ECPR-METHODS: Research Assistant or Research Associate in Qualitative Methods, Cambridge University

Research Assistant – £25,023 – £28,982 Research Associate – £28,982 – £37,768 We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced post-doctoral mixed methods researcher, with a particular strength in qualitative methods, to conduct research and...