One Day Research Methods Courses

Three short Research Methods Courses (RMC) will be offered on July 23, 2016, the day preceding the 24th IPSA World Congress in Poznań. These courses offer state of the art information about recent advances in research methods in different fields given by renowned international instructors. They should bring together both junior and senior scholars interested in these fields and their recent developments enhancing their respective research networks. 

Date: Saturday, 23 July 2016

Time: 9:00 - 17:00

Location: Morasko Campus of the Adam Mickiewicz University  in Poznań (AMU Morasko)

The following MAP of Poznań indicates the location of the IPSA Congress venues (PCC and AMU Morasko Campus), Congress hotels, airport, central train station and main attractions.


Registration Fees and Deadlines

 RMC Registration FeeRegistration Deadline
Early Bird fee$ 50 US16 MAR 2016
Regular fee$ 65 US15 JUL 2016

Advance registration is required as places are limited*. Your registration is complete upon receipt of payment for your chosen course. Registration fees may be paid for by credit card via Paypal.

*Each course requires a minimum of 15 participants and is limited to 45 participants.

Research Methods Short Courses


Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA) and Fuzzy Sets

Course description

Software Instructions

Prof. Carsten Schneider
Central European University Budapest


Process Tracing Methods

Course description

Prof. Rasmus Brun Pedersen
University of Aarhus


Comparative Survey Research Analysis

Course description

Prof. Bruno Cautrès
Sciences Po Paris


Mixed Methods Research Design

Prof. Max Bergman
University of Basel


Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be sent in writing to the IPSA Secretariat at  Registrations cancelled before 1 June 2016 will be refunded 50% of the registration fee paid; cancellations received as of 2 June 2016 and no-shows will not be refunded.