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Interuniversity Graduate School of Psychometrics and Sociometrics (IOPS)

We are excited to cooperate with the Interuniversity Graduate School of Psychometrics and Sociometrics (IOPS). IOPS is an institute for the advanced dissertation training in psychometrics and sociometrics; it also coordinates the high-quality research in this area.

Participating universities are:
•Leiden University
•University of Amsterdam (UvA)
•University of Groningen
•Twente University
•Tilburg University
•Utrecht University
•KU Leuven

Participating research institutes:
•CITO (National Institute of Educational Measurement)
•CBS (Statistics Netherlands)

IOPS opens up courses for SMiP members to participate in and SMiP does so for IOPS members.

The following courses from the SMiP qualification program are open for IOPS members:

An Introduction to modern R, Statistical Modeling, and Mixed Models (Instructor: Henrik Singmann, Date: 15.01.2019 (10:00 - 18:00) and 16.01.2019 (09:00 - 17:00), Location: Freiburg, Engelberger Str. 41, 1. OG, Room 1003 (CIP-Pool))

Introduction to Bayesian Inference: Core Principles and Application in Stan (Instructor: Daniel Heck, Date: 29.03.2019 (10:00 - 18:00, Room TBA) and 30.03.2019 (09:00 - 17:00; Location: Mannheim, Room TBA)

Perspectives on Psychological Research (Instructors: Rolf Ulrich & Edgar Erdfelder, Date: 05.04.2019 (10:00 - 18:00) Location: Tübingen, Schleichstraße 4, Room 4.332)

Foundations 2: Multinomial-Processing-Tree (MPT) Modeling: Basic Methods and Recent Advances (Instructors: Edgar Erdfelder & Daniel Heck, Location: Mannheim)

02.05.2019:   10:00 – 13:00 in Schloss (EO 162, CIP Pool)          14:00 – 17:00 in Schloss (EO 162, CIP Pool)
03.05.2019:
   09:00 – 12:00 in TBA                                                     13:00 – 16:00 in TBA

Academic Writing and Publishing (Instructor: Benjamin Hilbig, Date: 10.05.2019 (10:00-18:00), 11.05.2019 (09:00 - 17:00) and 07.06.2019 (10:00 - 18:00), Location: Landau; Room TBA)

Conference Presentations (Instructor: Andrea Kiesel, Date: 17.05.2019 (16:00 - 19:00, Room TBA) and 18.05.2019 (09:00 - 13:00; Location: Mannheim, Room TBA) 

IRT Modeling - Theory and Applications in R  (Instructor: Thorsten Meiser, Date: 09.05.2019, 10:00-18:00, Location: Landau, Room TBA). Note: This more basic workshop is recommended for PhDs which are interested in the topic or would like to refresh their skills in IRT preparing for the workshop of Daniel Bolt at 05. & 06.06.2019 (see below).

Hypothesis Evaluation Using the Bayes Factor (Instructor: Herbert Hoijtink,  Date: 16.05.2019 (11:00 - 18:00, Room TBA) and 17.05.2019 (09:00 - 15:00, Room TBA) Location: Mannheim                                   

Methods and Models for the Study and Control of Response Styles in Self-Report Rating Scales  (Instructor: Daniel Bolt, Date: 05.06.2019 (10:00 - 18:00, Room TBA) and 06.06.2019 (09:00 - 17:00, Room TBA) Location: Mannheim 


Please register via email with Annette Förster.