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, 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.

Sunday, Jan 27, 2019

QAPS is happy to announce our statistical and formal theory consultants for the coming semester:

Future Events

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Previous Events

Colloquium: Kevin Munger

Fri, Dec 14, 2018, 12:00 pm

Temporal Validity in Online Social Science

Location: Corwin 127

Workshop: Spatial Data in R with sf

Wed, Dec 12, 2018, 10:30 am

Spatial data divides into 'polygon' data such as shape files of administrative district boundaries, and 'raster' data such as satellite-derived night light information. This workshop focuses on tools for manipulating shape data using the R package sf.

Location: Fisher 200

Colloquium: Betsy Sinclair

Fri, Dec 7, 2018, 12:00 pm

All (Mayoral) Politics is Local?

Location: Corwin 127