Past Events

12
Oct
2015
Andy Peytchev presenting, Considering two departures from traditional weighting for survey nonresponse: Use of substantive information and incorporating experiments. View the announcement (PDF)
29
Oct
2015
University of Maryland Joint Program in Survey Methodology PhD students visit Michigan Program in Survey Methodology.
30
Oct
2015
University of Maryland Joint Program in Survey Methodology PhD students visit Michigan Program in Survey Methodology.
6
Nov
2015
What: A chance to speak with Michigan Mathematics Alumni and representatives from business and industry, education, graduate programs and financial and actuarial occupations. When: Friday, November 6...
20
Nov
2015
MAPOR is turning 40! To celebrate this milestone and how far we have come since MAPOR began in 1975, our conference theme focuses on the past, present, and future of public...
21
Nov
2015
MAPOR is turning 40! To celebrate this milestone and how far we have come since MAPOR began in 1975, our conference theme focuses on the past, present, and future of public...
5
Dec
2015
INTRODUCTION TO SURVEY SAMPLING-This is a foundation course in sample survey methods and principles.  The instructors will present, in a non-technical manner, basic sampling techniques such as...
21
Jan
2016
A key tool of methodological research is the split-ballot experiment, in which randomly selected subgroups of a sample receive different questions, different response formats, or different modes of...
25
Mar
2016
The MSSISS 2016 Student Committee is pleased to announce that year 2016’s Michigan Student Symposium for Interdisciplinary Statistical Sciences (MSSISS) will be held on Friday, March 25, 2016 from 8:...
24 to 25
Feb
2016
The course will focus on the design of Web survey instruments and procedures. The course will cover all aspects of instrument design for Web surveys, including the selection and design of standard...
28
Apr
2016
6:00-7:00    Strolling reception/Welcome to Graduates, Family and Alumn/Presentation to the graduates        
12
Feb
2016
This is an introduction to issues surrounding the use of “Big Data” for social measurement. This course is intended for people who do NOT have a background in data analytics, and is an introduction...
10 to 11
Mar
2016
  COURSE OBJECTIVES - Introduce a structural analysis of parts of a survey question - Introduce cognitive interviewing as a method for testing survey questions - Describe guidelines for diagnosing...
1
Mar
2016
Mobile phones are gaining in popularity as a data collection instrument in many fields of research, given their ability to reduce study costs, data entry errors, and study participant burden relative...
11
Mar
2016
With the increasing availability of large convenient data sets such as electronic nled ical records, sensor data, and social 1nedia information, and \Vith the continued decline in response rates,...
18
Jun
2016
The Summer Institute Director has a field trip planned to the Henry Ford Museum/Greenfield Village (http://www.thehenryford.org/index.aspx)  Saturday, June 18, 2016. Please email pagregor@umich.edu,...
6
Jun
2016
The mission of the Summer Institute is to provide rigorous and high quality graduate training in all phases of survey research. The program teaches state-of-the-art practice and theory in the...
5
Sep
2016
Last day to process initial registration without late fees.
26
Sep
2016
Dropp/Add Deadline for full term classes
30
Sep
2016
As part of its effort to advance this initiative and the belief that diversity is essential for excellence in graduate education, MPSM will hold a  The MPSM Diversity Recruitment Event provides...
24
Mar
2017
MSSISS is an opportunity for interdisciplinary research and discussion across the fields of statistical sciences. Calling all graduate students! Come along, present your work, share insights and...
21
Sep
2016
          
14 to 17
Sep to Oct
2016
Share your Michigan Program in Survey Methodology Photos MPSM has launched a photograph competition for the Fall 2016 term.  Take this opportunity to show you are part of the MPSM family.  Students,...
5
Oct
2016
What We Know So Far About the 2016 Elections. Sponsored by the Center for Political Studies, Wednesday, October 5 at 12pm
6 to 7
Dec
2016
This is a foundation course in sample survey methods and principles.  The instructors will present, in a non-technical manner, basic sampling techniques such as simple random sampling, systematic...
30 to 31
Jan
2017
COURSE OBJECTIVES • Introduce cognitive interviewing as a method for testing survey questions • Describe guidelines for diagnosing problems in survey questions and writing new survey questions • ...
25
Jul
2017
Basic Concepts and Theoretical Background Tuesday, July 25, 2017 9:00am - 4:00pm Registration through the Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques Questions:  isr-summer@umich.edu or rsdprogram...
28
Apr
2017
Gathering places, schedules, graduation photos, guest seating, accommodations for disabled students and visitors, security guidelines… Commencement Day is all about details.  Commencement Day...
29
Apr
2017
Gathering places, schedules, graduation photos, guest seating, accommodations for students and visitors with disabilities, security guidelines… Commencement Day is all about details....
29
Aug
2017
Tuesday, 8:30am-5:00pm
30
Aug
2017
Wednesday, 9:00am - 4:00pm
31
Aug
2017
Thursday, 8:00am-5:00pm
18 to 20
May
2017
Please stop by booth #4 to see us.
25
May
2017
Stop by to see us.
26
Jul
2017
Case Studies in Responsive Design Research Wednesday, July 26, 2017 9:00am - 4:00pm Registration through the Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques Questions: isr-summer@umich.edu or...
27
Jul
2017
A Management Model for Responsive Survey Design Thursday, July 27, 2017 9:00am-4:00pm Registration through the Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques Questions isr-summer@umich.edu or...
5
Jun
2017
The mission of the Summer Institute is to provide rigorous and high quality graduate training in all phases of survey research. The program teaches state-of-the-art practice and theory in the design...