Tuesday, March 07, 2017

2017 List of Summer Statistics and Methods Courses

Here is my 2017 compendium of summer stats and methods courses around the world. Check back often for updates!

Multiple programs at the same university or under the aegis of the same sponsor are shaded in color. As always, please notify me (via the link to my faculty webpage in the right-hand column) of errors, omissions, bad links, etc.

LAST UPDATED:  July 8, 2017 
(There may  be formatting glitches as I edit the tables; please bear with me!)

Location (link)DeadlineSessionsTopics
Academy of Marketing Science (Coronado, CA; near San Diego)5/27Partial Least Squares (PLS)
AAPOR Convention Workshops (New Orleans)
Half-day courses on 5/17, 18, & 21Variety of survey and sampling topics
APA Advanced Training Inst..........
Arizona State U.3/205/30-6/3Longitudinal SEM
Arizona State U.3/276/5-9Big Data
Michigan State3/276/5-9Methods/racial-ethnic diversity
U. Cincinnati4/36/19-23Non-linear methods
U. Wisconsin-Madison
Not offered in 2017; tent. sched. for 2018Single-case intervention research
American Statistical Assn (Baltimore)
7/29-8/3Continuing education at Joint Statistical Meetings
AnalyticAble (Hilton Head, SC)5/22-25
Diagnostic Measurement
Longitudinal Multilevel
Burke Institute
3-4 day classes in many cities (schedules)Marketing, methodology, and statistics
BYU Family Studies Center - Workshop in Sundance, Utah6/66/22-23 (pre-session 6/21)Longitudinal SEM
Ctr for the Adv of Res Methods and Analysis (CARMA)

Multiple topics in U.S. and international locations
Claremont Grad Univ
(also affiliated with TEI, see below)

8/17-22One-day workshops on evaluation and applied research methods (most days have multiple options for which course to take)
Concordia U (Montreal)
Spring workshops
Curran-Bauer Analytics(Chapel Hill, NC)
Longitudinal SEM
Network Analysis
Enablytics (Mississauga; Toronto area)
Periodic spring and summer workshopsSEM and extensions thereof
Johns Hopkins/
Bloomberg SPH
urged by 6/9; but open until start of classes, if space permits
1- & 3-week courses (and shorter), 6/12-30Stat. and epi. techniques, survey methods, health issues
Johns Hopkins Summer Inst. in Mental Health Research
5/30-6/16Stat., epi., psychometric, and MH topics
Latent Variable Methods Workshop
(Providence, RI)

(This year, 11/29-12/1)Longitudinal
MIT Professional Educ. (Cambridge, MA)6/12-16

Discrete Choice Analysis

Modeling/Simulation Transportation Networks
Michigan St U
(Enhancing Linkages btwn Math & Ecology)

5-7 day graduate courses in July & Aug
Michigan St U

7/10-14Dyadic analysis
Muthen Mplus Courses

Short courses through the year at various locations
Northwestern U. Inst. for Policy ResearchCompetitive (application due 4/20); program will cover lodging & some other expenses


Ohio Program Evaluators' Group

Oklahoma St. U.Early bird: 5/15/15-16Mixture modeling, ordered regression, missing data, reproducibility issues
Penn St. U. (Methodology Center)3/16/29-30Power Analysis for Intensive Longitudinal
Portland St. (OR)
Dynamical Systems
Latent Class Analysis
Quebec Inter-University Center for Social Statistics (QICSS)
May through JulySEM (Rex Kline, 5/1-5)
("There are also CIQSS/QICSS summer school courses on longitudinal data analysis (French), SEM (French), and multilevel modeling (French, English), among other topics.")
STATA Usage Workshops (here & here)

Short courses all year in U.S. and other countries
Statistical Horizons

Brief workshops in Philadelphia and elsewhere
"Stats Camp"
(Albuquerque, NM; organized by Todd Little)

6/5-9 & 6/12-16 15 courses in all, including SEM and extensions thereof, Bayesian analysis,meta-analysis, and networks
The Evaluators' Institute (TEI; affiliated with Claremont Graduate U)7/10-22Many courses centered on program development and evaluation
U at Buffalo

U of Chicago (Summer Inst. on Field Experiments)


Longitudinal Mplus
Dyadic (Multilevel/R)
UConn (Pre-conference workshops at Modern Modeling Methods)
5/22Pre-conference: Dynamic SEM
U Georgia College of Education

U Kansas Stats Camp5/15 5/22-6/9 R, Stata, SEM
U Kentucky "LINKS Ctr"

6/12-16Social network analysis
U Maryland
(Joint Program in Survey Methodology)

Workshops all year, including summer
U Maryland
6/7-9Bayesian Modeling
U Maryland
E-mail Olivia Carter-Pokras for details

UMass Amherst
See within U. Michigan ICPSR
U Michigan
Ann Arbor (ICPSR)

4-wk courses (6/26-7/21 & 7/24-8/18) , plus 3-5 day workshops*Intro, regression, multivariate, SEM, Bayes, network analysis, longitudinal, "R,"...
U Michigan
Ann Arbor (SPH)

1- & 3-week courses, Biostat, epi, logistic regression, meta-analysis, clinical trials, survival analysis...
U Michigan
Ann Arbor (SRC)
Lengths of few days to 8 weeks, 6/5-7/28 (schedule)Questionnaire design, sampling, data analysis, qualitative, focus grps, interviewing
U Minnesota (SPH)

1-week courses, 5/22-6/9Mainly public health content, but some methods courses (e.g., GIS, quantitative & qualitative analysis)
U North Carolina, Chapel Hill (Odum Institute)

Many courses, some in conjunction with Michigan ICPSR
UNC Greensboro/ Andy Supple (Applied Analyses)
4/225/15-18Latent-variable modeling/Mplus

U San Francisco
Contact Tom Stillman

Math 101 - Elementary Stat 
Math 106 - Quant. Methods in Business
5/22-2525 four-day courses
U Washington
1- to 3-wk courses, 7/10-28  Health-oriented applications of statistics

*Some workshops in other cities, such as Amherst, MA; Boulder, CO; & Chapel Hill, NC.

Location (link)DeadlineSessionsTopics
Essex UK                  
Courses of varying length, 7/10-8/18Nearly 50 courses in statistics, methodology, and data visualization
Eurocamp (Lisbon, Portugal)2.5-day courses, 5/1-5SEM & extensions, mediation/moderation, meta-analysis, & "My First Bayes"
European Consortium for Political Research, Methods School 6/1 (Early bird 4/21)Refresher courses 7/27-29; main courses 7/31-8/11ECPR Summer School (Budapest, Hungary)
European Ed. Prog. in Epidemiology (Florence, Italy)


3-week course in Epi
GESIS, Cologne, Germany
1- and 2- week courses, 7/10-28
Uni/bivariate stats, dimension reduction, regression, Big Data w/Python, text-mining
Intl. Meeting of the Psychometric Society 

This year in Zurich, Switzerland; short courses on 7/17
Istanbul (Turkey) Quantitative Lectures2017 program to be "announced soon"
King's College London (MRC SGDP)6/19-23Twin model fitting
Ljubljana Doctoral Summer School (Slovenia)4/14 (Early), 7/15 (Late)7/3-7, 10-14, 17-21SEM, exp. design, & other topics (with econ. focus)
London School of Economics (Methods Summer Program)
8/14-25Numerous 1- and 2-week courses
Modern Methods in Biostat & Epi (Italy)

 6/4-17 (1- & 6-day courses)Epidemiology,
biostatistics, regression, survival
analysis, and other courses (many courses focus on Stata program)
Muthen Mplus Courses

Short courses through
the year at various
National Centre for Research Methods (UK)Ongoing courses
(including brief ones)
Oslo (Norway) Summer School in Comparative Soc. Science Studies7/24-28 & 7/31-8/4Mostly Political
Science courses,
but also specialized
methods courses (schedule)
Partial Least Squares
PLS School
Brief workshops all yearTopics focusing on
Partial Least Squares (courses in Europe)
St. Petersburg, Russia
IPSA-HSE Summer School in Concepts, Methods and Techniques in Political Sci.
Early registration ends 4/307/30-8/1310 courses
Soc. for Imprecise Probability: Theories and Applications (SIPTA)

U Amsterdam 
8/4 (Early-bird 4/15)


Bayesian Modeling for Cognitive Science

Bayesian Hypothesis Testing in JASP Software
U Amsterdam 
Psych Systems

U Calabria, Italy, Research Methods for Social Sciences9/11-15Exp. Design & Analysis (in English), plus 7 other courses in Italian throughout the summer
U Edinburgh, Scotland
UK "Figure It Out" (London School of Econ., Birkbeck College, & other venues)Year-roundNumerous 1-day courses
U Manchester (UK)6/26-30 & 7/3-7Qualitative, social networks, & mixed methods
(Course list)
UMIT (University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology) Tyrol, Austria 

U Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona)6/206/26-7/7Several 1-wk courses
U St. Gallen (Switzerland; Global School Empirical Research Methods)6/1-23
U Ulster (N. Ireland UK)

Utrecht Univ. Netherlands

Statistics and survey-research courses
XL Stat 

Brief courses year-round in Paris, London, New York, & elsewhere 

Link to Google Translate to figure out phrases in languages other than one's own.

Location (link)DeadlineSessionsTopics
National University of Singapore (IPSA)[Financial aid grants for students; due 5/1 6/19-30Social science research methods
PLS Conference
(Macau, China)

Tel Aviv Univ. SWARM (Summer Workshops in Advanced Research Methods)6/1
Advanced Regression
U of Melbourne (Statistical Consulting Ctr)

Courses throughout the year
U of Sao Paulo (IPSA; Methods & Concepts in Political Science)
1/8-26, 2018 
(summer in Brazil)