Spring Summer Semester 2019

  • Core Courses (mandatory)

    Foundations 2:

    Modeling Intraindividual Variabilty and Change

    Instructors:Tanja Lischetzke & Sabine Sonnentag
    Location:Landau, Campus Landau, Fortstr. 7, Gebäude C III / 148 PC Raum V
    Dates: 

    25 March 2019:10 a.m. – 5 p.m. in Gebäude C III / 148 PC Raum V                                                    

    26 March 2019:9 a.m. – 4 p.m. in Gebäude C III / 148 PC Raum V 


    Foundations 2:

    Multinomial-Processing-Tree (MPT) Modeling: Basic Methods and Recent Advances

    Instructors:Edgar Erdfelder,  Daniel Heck & Franziska Meißner (University of Jena)
    Location:Mannheim, Schloss EO 162, CIP Pool
    Dates:

    02 May 2019:10 a.m. – 1 p.m. in Schloss (EO 162, CIP Pool), 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. in Schloss (EO 162, CIP Pool)

    03 May 2019: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. in Schloss (EO 162, CIP Pool), 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. in Schloss (EO 162, CIP Pool)


    Foundations 2:

    Stochastic Models of Time-Dependent Cognitive Mechanisms

    Instructors:Andreas Voss & Rolf Ulrich
    Location:Tübingen, Schleichstraße 4,Raum 4.332
    Date:31 May 2019:   10 a.m. – 5 p.m. in room 4.332                   
    1 June 2019:   9 a.m. – 4 p.m. in room 4.332  

    For more information on the course contents of Foundations see course contens.

  • Trainings (mandatory)

    Academic Writing and Publishing

    Instructor:Benjamin Hilbig
    Date:10 May 2019 (10 a.m. -6 p.m.), 11 May 2019 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.) and 07 June 2019 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
    Location:Landau, Campus Landau, Fortstr. 7, Gebäude K, 1. OG, Room 2.02)

    Re-scheduled: Conference Presentations

    Instructor:Andrea Kiesel
    Date:24 June 2019 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Room: Schloss EO 256 + Schloss EO 145 after lunch break)
    Location:Mannheim

    Canceled:Open Science and Research Data Management

    Instructor:Erich Weichselgartner
    Date:25 June 2019 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
    Location:Mannheim (Schloss EO 162 {CIP Pool})
  • Workshops (elective)*

    * SMiP PhD Candidates may also attend other method workshops (e.g., offered by the CDSS: GESS). Please consult the coordinator for further information.

    ** Recommended for the first year PhD Candidates.

    Introduction to Bayesian Inference: Core Principles and Application in Stan

    Instructor:Daniel Heck
    Date:29 March 2019 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Room: Schloss EO 256) and 30 March 2019 (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Room B6, 30-32, 212)
    Location:Mannheim

    Numerical Methods for Quantitative Psychologists

    Instructor:Francis Tuerlinckx
    Date:03 April 2019 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Room 4.517 (Ebene 5)) and 04 April 2019 ( 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Room 4.503 (Ebene 5))
    Location:Tübingen, Schleichstraße 4

    Perspectives on Psychological Research

    Instructors:Rolf Ulrich & Edgar Erdfelder
    Date:5 April 2019 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
    Location:Tübingen, Schleichstraße 4, Room 4.332

    Applied Bayesian Statistics

    Instructor:Herbert Hoijtink
    Date:15 April – 18 April 2019
    Location:Utrecht
    Note:This is a workshop offered by the Interuniversity Graduate School of Psychometrics and Sociometrics (IOPS). Further information can be found at the  course agenda of IOPS.

    IRT Modeling – Theory and Applications in R

    Instructor:Thorsten Meiser
    Date:09 May 2019, 10 a.m. -6 p.m.,
    Location:Landau, Campus Landau, Fortstr. 7, Gebäude K, 1. OG, Room 2.02
    Note:This workshop is recommended only for PhDs of the SMiP Cohort 2018 who are interested in the topic or would like to refresh their skills in IRT preparing for the workshop of Daniel Bolt at 05 June & 06 June 2019 (see below). **

    Hypothesis Evaluation Using the Bayes Factor

    Instructor:Herbert Hoijtink
    Date:16 May 2019 (11 a.m. - 6 p.m., Room B6, 30-32, 211) and 17 May 2019 (9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Room B6, 30-32, 211)
     Location:Mannheim   

    Methods and Models for the Study and Control of Response Styles in Self-Report Rating Scales 

    Instructor:Daniel Bolt
    Date:05 June 2019 (10 a.m.- 6 p.m., Room EO 256) and 06 June 2019 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Room EO 256)
    Location:Mannheim         

    Python basics

    Instructors:Ulf Mertens & Stefan Radev
    Date:02 July 2019, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and 03 July 2019, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Location:Heidelberg, Psychologisches Institut Heidelberg, Hauptstraße 47 – 51, Raum A 133. **
    Note:Day 1: An Introduction to Python, Day 2: Data manipulation and visualization

    A Modern Axiomatic Perspective: Theory, Statistical Methodology, and Experimental Design

    Instructor:Clintin Davis-Stober
    Date:05 September 2019 (10 a.m.-6 p.m., Room EO 162 {CIP Pool}) and 06 September 2019 (9 a.m. -5 p.m., Room EO 259) 
    Location:Mannheim **

    Workshops by Jeff Rouder:

    Canceled: Hierarchical Bayesian Models with Computer Applications

    Instructor:Jeffrey Rouder
    Date:26 June 2019 (10 a.m. -6 p.m., Room EO 162 [CIP Pool]) and 27 June 2019 (9 a.m. -5 p.m., Room EO 162 [CIP Pool]) 
    Location:Mannheim **

    Transparent Open Science

    Instructor:Jeffrey Rouder
    Date:04 July 2019 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Room B6, 211)
    Location:Mannheim **

    * SMiP PhD Candidates may also attend other method workshops (e.g., offered by the CDSS: https://gess.uni-mannheim.de/doctoral-programs/social-and-behavioral-sciences-cdss/course-catalog/spring-2019.html). Please consult the coordinator for further information.

    ** Recommended for the first year PhD Candidates.

  • Colloquia (mandatory, Assignment: Presentation)

    a) Local colloquia

    • Colloquium Freiburg
    • Colloquium Heidelberg
    • Colloquium Landau
    • Colloquium Mannheim
    • Colloquium Tübingen

    b) Joint colloquium

    Summer Retreat (13 June 2019 – 14 June 2019, Location: Utrecht) Note: This event will be a joint conference with the Interuniversity Graduate School of Psychometrics and Sociometrics (IOPS).

  • Equal Opportunities and Compatibility of Private Life and Academic Career

    a) Talk

    Carolina Kuepper-Tetzel: „An Honest Reflection Of An Academic Journey“, Date: 26 July 2019 (3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.), Location: Mannheim (Schloss, O138). More information about Carolina Kuepper-Tetzel you can find on her Website.

    b) Coaching for PhD Candidates of Cohort 2017

    Individual Consultations (30 minutes each), Date: 15 May 2019, Location: Mannheim (B6, 30-32, Room 318)

    c) Coaching for PhD Candidates of Cohort 2018

    Initial Workshop (Date: 05 July 2019 (10 a.m. -12 p.m.), Location: Mannheim (B6, 30-32, Room B6, 211))

    Individual Consultations 1 (Dates: 09 July, 11 July, or 16 July 2019, Location: Mannheim (B6, 30-32, Room 318))1

    Individual Consultations 2 (Dates: 27 August, 29 August, or 04 September 2019)2

    Individual Consultations 3 (Dates: 23 September, 24 September, or 26 September 2019, Location: Mannheim (B6, 30-32, Room 318))3

    Individual Consultations 4 (Dates: 04 November, 05 November, or 07 November 2019, Location: Mannheim (B6, 30-32, Room 318))3

    Concluding Workshop (Date: 20 November 2019, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.) after guest talk in the morning by Carolin Strobl (10 a.m. - 1 p.m.) Location: Mannheim (B6, 30-32, Room 212 has to be confirmed)

    1 Each individual consultation lasts 90 minutes. The dates directly before or after teaching activities in Mannheim are reserved for the PhD Candidates from Freiburg and Tübingen.

    2 During the summer break a remote individual consultation (60 minutes) will be scheduled (between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.).

    3 The third and fourth individual consultation (60 minutes each)  can be scheduled in Mannheim or remote.