Welcome to QAPS

The Program for Quantitative and Analytical Political Science (QAPS) was established in 2009 to support theoretical and quantitative research in political science and its dissemination. We support graduate students through QAPS fellowships, host post-doctoral research fellows, offer statistical and formal theory consulting, hold quantitative skills workshops, throw conferences, and organize the Quantitative Social Science colloquium


Monday, Dec 16, 2019

After four and a half years at QAPS., Will Lowe is leaving the university to become Senior Research Scientist at the Hertie School of Governance...

Monday, Apr 15, 2019

This Wednesday's workshop will now be about cleaning, structuring, and visualizing data with R (not about R package construction, as previously...

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019

Reminder: This morning's QAPS workshop (April 3, 2019) has been canceled.

Future Events

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Previous Events

Introduction to Mathematics for Political Science

Mon, Aug 27, 2018 (All day)

This course is designed to prepare incoming Politics Ph.D. students for POL 502 (Mathematics for Political Scientists) and other coursework in Formal & Quantitative Methods. It covers the fundamentals of calculus, probability theory, linear algebra, and real analysis.

Location: Fisher 200

Web Scraping and Text Processing Camp

Mon, May 21, 2018 (All day) to Fri, May 25, 2018 (All day)
Course Description
Location: Sherrerd Hall 101

Advanced Statistical Programming Camp

Mon, Jan 29, 2018 (All day) to Fri, Feb 2, 2018 (All day)
Course Description
Location: Sherrerd Hall 101