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2011 Schedule of Events


Spring

January 20

Dr. Aline G. Sayer: Hierarchical Linear Modeling (HLM) workshop

9 A.M.-2 P.M. lecture and demO, WOODBURN 200 (30 MIN. BREAK AT 11 A.M.)
3 P.M.–5 P.M., Ballantine Hall 118 (la)b

Dr. Sayer is Associate Professor of Psychology at University of Massachusetts – Amherst The morning lecture is open to all. The afternoon lab session, however, is limited to 30 people due to computer room capacity. Please email Kathleen Chen (knlorenz@indiana.edu) to have your name placed on the list for the lab session.

Flier | Lecture Video | Lab Video


January 27

Dr. Chunfeng Huang: Detecting and responding to violations of regression assumptions

2:30-4 p.m., Woodburn Hall 200

Dr. Huang is Assistant Professor of Statistics at Indiana University.

Flier | Slides | Video


February 4 and 11

Professor Jin Chen: Introduction to Stata Workshop

1–3 pm

For further information and to register please go to http://www.iub.edu/~iscc/Stataworkshop.html

Linked Resource | Linked Resource | Lined Resource


February 10

Dr. Peer Fiss: Qualitative Comparative Analysis

TIME tba, woodburn hall 200 This presentation has been postponed until the fall, 2012 semester

Dr. Fiss is McAlister Associate Professor of Business Administration in the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.


February 17

Dr. David Kaplan: The Bayesian perspective in the context of large scale assessments

2:30-4:30, Woodburn Hall 200

Dr. Kaplan is Professor of Quantitative Methods in the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Wisconsin.

Presentation slides | Video


February 19 and 26

Thomas Jackson: Introduction to R Workshop

1-3 p.m.
For further information and to register please go to http://www.iub.edu/~iscc/Rworkshop.html

Linked Resource | Linked Resource | Lined Resource


February 22 and 29

Stephanie Dickinson: Statistical Toolbelt

4-6 pm, Ballantine, Room 308

Website


February 24

Ashley Bowers: An introduction to survey methodology

2:30-4:30, Woodburn Hall 200

Ms. Bowers is the Director of the Center for Survey Research and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University.

Video


March 23

Dr. Kerry Krutilla: Benefit cost analysis

2-4:30 p.m., Woodburn hall 200

Dr. Krutilla is Associate Professor in the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University

Video


April 6

Dr. James Jaccard: Interpreting interaction effects and new perspectives on interaction analysis

1:30-4 p.m., Woodburn 200

Dr. Jaccard is Professor in the Silver School of Social Work at New York University.

Slides | Video


April 13

Dr. Lisa D. Pearce: Using mixed methods in social science research

2:30-4:30 p.m., Woodburn Hall 200

Dr. Pearce is Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of North Carolina.

Video


April 20

Dr. Filomena Garcia: Introduction to game theory

1–2:30 p.m. , Woodburn 200

Dr. Garcia is Assistant Professor of Economics at Indiana University.

Video


Fall

September 10 and 17

Thomas Jackson: Introduction to R Workshop, I and II

1–3 p.m., Library 503

Thomas Jackson is from the Indiana Statistical Consulting Center. Registration required ($10.) WIM is co-sponsoring this software workshop in partnership with the IU Department of Statistics and the Indiana Statistical Consulting Center.


September 9

Dr. J. Scott Long: Principles of workflow with Stata

2:30-5 p.m., Woodburn Hall 200

Dr. Long is Distinguished Professor and Chancellor’s Professor of Sociology and Statistics at Indiana University.

Flier


September 23

Dr. John H. Stanfield II: Ethical and political considerations in doing research in communities of color

1:30-3:30, Woodburn Hall 200

Dr. Stanfield is Professor of African American and African Diaspora Studies at Indiana University.

Flier | Video


September 27 and October 4

Stephanie Dickinson: General Linear Model Workshop, I and II

4:00-6:00, Ballantine 118

WIM is co-sponsoring this software workshop in partnership with the IU Department of Statistics and the Indiana Statistical Consulting Center. Stephanie Dickinson is from the Indiana Statistical Consulting Center. Registration required. $10 fee


September 30

3:00-4:30, Woodburn Hall 200

Dr. John R. Baumann: Workshop on avoiding and addressing research misconduct

Dr. Baumann is the Executive Officer of IU’s office of Research Ethics, Education, and Policy, and he is the campus’ research integrity officer.

Flier | Presentation | Video


October 1 and 8

Jin Chen: Introduction to Stata Workshop, I and II

1–3 p.m., Library 503

WIM is co-sponsoring this software workshop in partnership with the IU Department of Statistics and the Indiana Statistical Consulting Center. Instructor Jin Chen is from the Indiana Statistical Consulting Center. Registration required ($10).


October 7

Dr. Patricia McManus: An introduction to analyzing panel data

3-5 p.m., Woodburn Hall 200

Dr. McManus is Associate Professor of Sociology at Indiana University.

Flier | Presentation slides | Video


October 21

Dr. Tom W. Smith: The General Social Survey and the International Social Survey Program: Monitoring American across time and in comparative perspective

2:30-4:30, Woodburn Hall 200

Dr. Smith is Director of the General Social Survey and Senior Fellow and Director of the Center for the Study of Politics and Society at the National Opinion Research Center, University of Chicago.

Flier | Presentation slides | Video


Octoer 28

Dr Andrew Bennett: Research Design for Case Studies
Typological theorizing and case selection

10–11:30 a.m. and 2-3:30 p.m., Woodburn Hall 200

Dr. Bennett is Professor of Government at Georgetown University. Dr. Andrew Bennett will give two separate presentations:


November 4

Dr. Alan R. Dennis: Theory construction in the social sciences

2:00-3:30 p.m., Woodburn Hall 200

Dr. Dennis is Professor and John T. Chambers Chair of Internet Systems in the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.

Flier | Presentation slides


November 11

Dr. Russell Lyons: Fat chance: Adventures in debunking

2:30-4:00, Woodburn Hall 200

Dr. Lyons is Professor of Mathematics at Indiana University.

Flier


November 29 and 30

Dr. Richard Krueger: Focus group interviewing and
Using stories in research

November 29, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Woodburn Hall 200
November 30, 10:00-11:30 a.m., Indiana memorial Union, Maple Room

Dr. Krueger is Senior Fellow in evaluation studies in the Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development at the University of Minnesota.

  • Focus group interviewing (11/29/2011) Flier
  • Using stories in research (11/30/2011) Flier | Video

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