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Training & Workshops

SSRC staff provide a variety of training, workshops, and seminars for DePaul faculty, staff, students, and departments in the following areas:


  • U.S. Census, American Community Survey Data, PUMS, ICPSR
  • SPSS (Basic and Intermediate)
  • Research Design (Logic, Vernacular, Concepts, Hypothesis Development and Testing, Methods, Qualitative and Qualitative)
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) (Basic, Intermediate and Advanced)
  • ATLAS.ti
  • NVivo
  • Elan
  • Journler
  • QDA
  • Deploying GTDs
  • Amos (Structural Equation Modeling)
  • HLM (Hierarchical Linear Modeling)
  • EndNote
  • Microsoft Access – Relational Database (Creation, Application, etc.)
  • Film and Audio Data Capture, Management, and Analysis (FCP, FCE, PT, etc.)
  • Customized Technology Training

Workshops and Seminar Series:

  • Grantsmanship (ORS/IRB/DEV)
  • Research Ethics (ORS/IRB)
  • Compliance - Human Research subjects Protection Guidelines
  • Participatory Action Research
  • Navigating Systems (ORS/IRB/CGIA/OGC)
  • Developing a Research Agenda
  • Student Research Assistants Basic Training