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:

Philosophy of Science

Instructor:

Christian Suhm

Dates:

24 & 25 March 2022

Location:

Mannheim

 

IRT Modeling – Theory and Applications in R

Instructor:

Thorsten Meiser

Date:

07 April 2022

Location:

Freiburg
Note:The instructor will provide video material for preparation in advance.

 

Numerical Methods for Quantitative Psychologists

Instructor:

Francis Tuerlinckx

Dates:

12 & 13 May 2022

Location:

Heidelberg

 

Basic Concepts of Stochastic Processes

Instructor:Rolf Ulrich
Date:09 June 2022
Location:Tübingen

 

Modeling Within-Person Associations in Longitudinal Data

Instructor:

Lesa Hoffman

Date:

13 & 14 June 2022

Location:

TBA

 

Transparent Open Science

Instructor:

Jeffrey Rouder

Date:

15 June 2022

Location:

Mannheim

 

Hierarchical Bayesian Models with Computer Applications

Instructor:

Jeffrey Rouder

Date:

27 & 28 June 2022

Location:

Mannheim

 

R Shiny Apps

Instructors:

David Izydorczyk & Raphael Hartmann

Date:

04 July 2022 (plus morning of 15 July 2022 for questions via ZOOM)

Location:

Mannheim

 

R Package Building

Instructors:

Raphael Hartmann & David Izydorczyk

Date:

05 July 2022 (plus afternoon of 15 July 2022 for questions via ZOOM)

Location:

Mannheim

 

R Markdown

Instructor:

David Izydorczyk

Date:

06 July 2022 (plus noon of 15 July 2022 for questions via ZOOM)

Location:

Mannheim

Please register for the course program via the online registration tool before 21 February 2022. You can request the respective link from Annette Förster (foerster smip.uni-mannheim.de). Please refer to the complete SMiP program for continuous updates.