Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences

About the department

Research in the Department of Methodology & Statistics covers the development of techniques in the areas of methodology, multilevel modelling, longitudinal analyses, applied Bayesian statistics and the applicability of these techniques in social and behavioural sciences. The department teaches on all of the faculty's programmes and at University College Utrecht. Not only researchers and students can come to the department for training and support; it also offers consultation for businesses, government and researchers across the world.

Contact

Department office

E-mail address: MS.secr@uu.nl
Flip Boerland, M.A.J.Boerland@uu.nl, +31 30 253 4438
Chantal Molnar-van Velde, C.Molnar@uu.nl, +31 30 253 4438

Department Manager: Kevin van Kats, K.vanKats@uu.nl, +31 30 253  9138

Head of Department: Herbert Hoijtink (h.hoijtink@uu.nl)

Postgraduate coördinator: Irene de Bruijne (I.E.deBruijne@uu.nl)

Education Co-ordinator: Els van Kampen, E.vanKampen@uu.nl

Sjoerd Groenman building

Sjoerd Groenmangebouw
Address: 
Padualaan 14, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands

Tel: +31 30 253 40 53 (reception)

Opening hours: 
Mon7:15-22:00
Tue7:15-22:00
Wed7:15-22:00
Thu7:15-22:00
Fri7:15-20:30
SatClosed
SunClosed
Research

The department focuses on both data analysis and data collection. It also conducts contract research, primarily for government ministries.

Teaching

The department offers methodology and statistics education for the whole faculty and also has its own Minor and research Master's programme.

Powersnacks

Every month, lectures on a variety of statistical and methodological topics are offered for all interested social science scholars, the so-called 'Powersnacks'.

Cooperation

The Department of Methodology & Statistics works with various partners, including Dutch and international universities. View the PDF file for more partners.

Areas of expertise

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences