2020 ICPSR Summer Program Workshops and Scholarships

Registration is now open for the 2020 ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research. Founded in 1963, the ICPSR Summer Program offers rigorous, hands-on training in statistics, quantitative and qualitative methods, and data analysis for students, faculty, and researchers of all skill levels and backgrounds. The ICPSR Summer Program is world-renowned for its premier quality of instruction, fun learning environment, and unparalleled networking opportunities. For more information, visit icpsr.umich.edu/sumprog or contact sumprog@icpsr.umich.edu or (734) 763-7400.

For those needing to learn a specific methodological technique in just a few days, the Summer Program offers more than 45 short workshops in 8 cities. New workshops include:

  • Quantitative Methods to Advance Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (May 13-15, Ann Arbor)
  • Usage and Application of Meta-Analysis Techniques (May 13-15, Ann Arbor)
  • Multilevel Analysis (May 13-15, Houston)
  • Interactive Visualization, Dashboards, and Apps with R and Shiny (May 27-29, Ann Arbor)
  • Efficient Methods for Reproducible Research: A Workflow for Data Analysis (June 15-18, Amherst)
  • Latent Class, Latent Profile, and Latent Transition Analysis (June 24-26, Amherst)
  • Modern Difference in Difference Designs (July 6-10, Berkeley)
  • Bayesian Analysis in Stata (July 8-10, Ann Arbor)
  • Scale Construction and Application in Social Science Research (August 3-7, Berkeley)
  • Multilevel/Hierarchical Modeling Using R (August 17-21, Berkeley)

Held in Ann Arbor, the four-week sessions provide an immersive learning experience—think “summer camp for social scientists”! Participants in the First Session (June 22-July 17) and Second Session (July 20-August 14) can choose from more than 40 courses, including regression analysis, Bayesian analysis, longitudinal analysis, game theory, MLE, SEM, causal inference, machine learning, multilevel models, race/ethnicity and quantitative methods, data visualization, and more.

Scholarships are available for students in sociology, education, and public policy. Diversity scholarships are also available to graduate students from under-represented groups.

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