Directors

Fiona Jordan
Russell Gray

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Quantitative Methods - Spring School 2017

  • Beginning: May 8, 2017
  • End: May 14, 2017
  • Location: MPI SHH Jena
  • Host: Department of Linguistic and Cultural Evolution
WHERE + WHEN

May 8th–14th 2017
Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History
Jena, Germany

FOR

The QMSS is for postgraduate and early-career
researchers studying linguistic and cultural evolution and
the sciences of human history.

LEARN

Software pipelines + databases, basic and advanced
statistics, phylogenetic tree inference, comparative
methods, simulation techniques, data visualisation, and
asking good research questions.

DO

Five days of residential training in a range of methods
from expert tutors. You’ll cover theoretical and
conceptual material, do hands-on practical exercises
using R, and get expert feedback on your own research.

HOW TO APPLY


Places are competitive by application and limited to 15 students. All your on-site accommodation and economy travel will be covered.

Download the application form here and submit your completed application to .

All applicants need to provide a one-page outline of their proposed or current research and detail how the QMSS will benefit their projects.

Applications close January 20th 2017. Successful students will be notified early February.

 
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