The Department of Methodology and Statistics provides training for PhD candidates and other researchers. These courses are organized throughout the academic year as part of the Graduate School of Social and Behavioural Sciences, or as part of the Utrecht Summer School.

Summer 2017

Introduction to multilevel analysis
A 3-day course on the basics of multilevel modeling, offering hands/on experience with HLM.
Date: July 3-5, 2017

Introduction to Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus
A 5-day course providing the basics of SEM and hands-on experience with Mplus.
Date: July 3-7, 2017

Advanced course on using Mplus
A 5-day course for the more experienced Mplus user.
Date: July 10-14, 2017

Survey research: Design, implementation, and data processing (in collaboration with CBS)
A 5-day course covering the essentials of survey methodology and analysis.
Date: August 14-18, 2017

Data Science: Statistical programming with R
A 5-day beginners course in doing statistical analyses with R.
Date: August 14-18, 2017
Note that if you combine this course with the other two Data Science courses we offer, you can obtain the Certificate in Methodology & Statistics of Data Science.

Applied multivariate analysis
A 10-day course offering hands-on experience with SPSS for the most frequently encountered multivariate statistical techniques.
Date: August 14-25, 2017

Data Science: Multiple imputation in practice
A 3-day course on how to appropriately handle missing data using a modern and flexible imputation technique.
Date: August 21-23, 2017
Note that if you combine this course with the other two Data Science courses we offer, you can obtain the Certificate in Methodology & Statistics of Data Science.

Survey research: Statistical analysis and estimation (in collaboration with CBS)
A 5-day in-depth course on total survey error (i.e., coverage, sampling, nonresponse, and measurement error).
Date: August 21-25, 2017

Data Science: Data analysis and visualisation
A 5-day course offering hands-on experience with applying data analysis and visualization techniques, both venerable and novel, using R.
Date: August 28 – September 1, 2017
Note that if you combine this course with the other two Data Science courses we offer, you can obtain the Certificate in Methodology & Statistics of Data Science.

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Associate Professor