Call for applications: Advanced Research Design for Policy-Oriented Research (March 2018)

Course dates: March 14 to March 24, 2018
Training location: Nairobi, Kenya
Contact person: (Questions/clarifications only)

Application deadline extended to January 14, 2018.

The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is offering an 11-day professional development course in Advanced Research Design for Policy-Oriented Research.

This training is relevant to African academics, researchers and PhD students interested in enhancing their skills in the design of research that lends itself to a multi-method approach relevant to social policy and/or governance research.

The course consists of four modules: Designing Social Inquiry; Multi-Methods Research Strategies; Critical Policy Engaged Research; and, Ethics for Social Science Research.

Applicants interested in pursuing this opportunity should:

  1. Read the Call for Applications
  2. Complete the Application Form – ARD Application March 2018
  3. Submit the Application Form and updated CV through our online portal

The deadline for submission of both documents is Sunday January 14, 2018.

Selected applicants will have the opportunity to take two methods module between March 26-29 if they so choose. See Impact Evaluation and Interpretive Methods and Ethnography for more details.