Schedule

This schedule is subject to change and updated frequently as more information becomes available. Visit the IPSA-NUS Methods School Facebook page or follow us on Twitter for up-to-the-minute information about individual events.

Unless otherwise noted, most classes, talks, info sessions, and social meetings are held in National University of Singapore's brand new UTown.

Please note that participation in any social activities organized by the Methods School is optional, and those participating are responsible to pay for any costs associated with their participation in these activities.

Date/Time

Activity

Location

Saturday, June 17  
  Arrival  
3:00 pm Earliest check-in (for participants staying in on-campus accommodation) Cinnamon College
Sunday, June 18  
4:00-5:30 pm Course pack collection

Book fair - Exhibitors:
Software fair - Exhibitor:
Education Resource Center (ERC), NAK Auditorium (NAK-AUD)
5:30-7:00 pm Introductory meeting ERC, NAK-AUD
7:00-9:00 pm Social event: Opening reception ERC, Level 1
Monday, June 19    
8:30-9:00 am Course pack collection Town Plaza (TP), Level 2
9:00 am-1:00 pm Lectures  
2:00-4:00 pm Study groups TP
5:00 pm Social event: Singapore Flyer & Marina Bay TP, Level 1
Tuesday, June 20    
9:00 am-1:00 pm Lectures  
2:00-4:00 pm Study groups TP
5:00-6:30 pm Talk:
The Politics of Singapore: A Story of Continuity and Transition

Reuben Wong, National University of Singapore
Walid Jumblatt bin Abdullah, King's College London
Jimmy Lim, McGill University
TP, Global Learning Room (TP-GLR)
Wednesday, June 21    
9:00 am-1:00 pm Lectures  
2:00-4:00 pm Study groups TP
5:00-6:30 pm IPSA-NUS International Speakers Series talk TP-GLR
Thursday, June 22    
9:00 am-1:00 pm Lectures  
2:00-4:00 pm Study groups TP
2:00-6:30 pm Info session:
Qualitative Data Analysis with ATLAS.ti

Ani Munirah Mohamad, ATLAS.ti Scientific Software
TP-GLR
Friday, June 23    
9:00 am-1:00 pm Lectures  
2:00-4:00 pm Study groups TP
5:00-6:30 pm IPSA-NUS International Speakers Series talk TP-GLR
7:00 pm Social event: Hawker food and pub crawl TP, Level 1
Saturday, June 24    
11:00 am Social event: Sentosa Island adventure TP, Level 1
Sunday, June 25    
11:00 am Social event: Culture & heritage walking tour TP, Level 1
Monday, June 26    
8:30-9:00 am Course pack collection (for participants taking Quantitative Public Policy Analysis II) Town Plaza (TP), Level 2
9:00 am-1:00 pm Lectures  
2:00-4:00 pm Study groups TP
5:00-6:30 pm Info session:
Writing and Publishing Academic Journal Articles

Guy D. Whitten, Texas A&M University


A Publisher's Perspective on Academic Books

Joe Ng, Cambridge University Press
TP-GLR
Tuesday, June 27    
9:00 am-1:00 pm Lectures  
2:00-4:00 pm Study groups TP
5:00-6:30 pm IPSA-NUS International Speakers Series talk TP-GLR
7:00 pm Social event: Night Safari at the Singapore Zoo TP, Level 1
Wednesday, June 28    
9:00 am-1:00 pm Lectures  
2:00-4:00 pm Study groups TP
5:00-6:30 pm Info session:
Graduate School, PostDocs, and Research Grants in Germany

Kerstin Schulze, German Academic Exchange Service


Graduate School, PostDocs, and Research Grants in the U.S.

Cameron G. Thies, Arizona State University
TP-GLR
Thursday, June 29    
9:00 am-1:00 pm Lectures  
2:00-4:00 pm Study groups TP
5:00-6:30 pm IPSA-NUS International Speakers Series talk TP-GLR
7:00 pm Sage Publications Instructors' dinner (for Methods School instructors)  
Friday, June 30  
9:00 am-1:00 pm Lectures  
2:00-4:00 pm Exam (optional) TP
5:00-6:30 pm Social event: Farewell party Town Green
Saturday, July 1  
  Check-out (for participants staying in on-campus accommodation) Cinnamon College
  Departure  
Sunday, July 2  
11:00 am Latest check-out (for participants staying in on-campus accommodation) Cinnamon College
  Departure  

 

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