ICPSR provides advanced training to students, researchers, and policymakers in its Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research. The distinguished social science educator who serves as Director will lead the Summer Program, with responsibility for recruiting, retaining, and assisting the Program's outstanding faculty, managing the Program's professional staff, and overseeing the student experience. This position may be held full time or part time, and it may be combined with other activities at the University of Michigan or at another institution that is a member of ICPSR.
We are seeking nominations of and applications from highly qualified candidates. To apply or make a nomination, or to request further information, please contact:
George Alter, Director
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Institute for Social Research
P.O. Box 1248
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48016-1248
The University of Michigan is a Non-Discriminatory Affirmative Action Employer.
Monday, October 21, 2013
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
The 2013 ICPSR Summer Program is now history. And, it was a great success! Our first four-day workshop began on May 23 and our last three-day workshop ended on August 21. The two four-week sessions ran from June 24 through July 19, and from July 22 through August 16.
- The 2013 ICPSR Summer Program had a record-breaking total of 1038 participants.
- Our instructional staff consisted of 91 faculty and 47 teaching assistants.
- We offered a total of 77 courses on a wide variety of methodological and substantive topics.
- The Hubert M. Blalock Lecture Series presented 14 sets of lectures on advanced statistical methods, issues in professional development, and topics on race and ethnicity.
Monday, February 4, 2013
We are now accepting registrations for the 2013 ICPSR Summer Program through our online portal. Check out the 2013 Schedule and the course descriptions for further information about Program content, including course descriptions, instructors, dates, and daily schedules.
Sunday, February 3, 2013
Did you participate in an earlier ICPSR Summer Program? If so, we want you to come back! And, in order to help, we are offering a 15% discount on registration fees to returning participants. Details are available on the Registration/Fees page of this website.
Saturday, February 2, 2013
Are you interested in taking two or more of our two- to five-day statistical workshops? If so, we want to make it easier for you to do so. Participants who enroll for multiple short workshops will receive a 15% discount on the total registration fee for these classes. Details of this offer can be found on the Registration/Fees page.
Friday, February 1, 2013
Are you attending the 2013 Linguistic Institute jointly sponsored by the Linguistic Society of American and the University of Michigan? If so, then we have an exciting opportunity. Anyone who registers for both the Linguistic Institute and the Second Session of the Summer Program can receive both member rates (even if you are at a non-member institution) and a 15% discount on their Second Session attendance fees. Details of this offer are available on the Registration/Fees page.