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: nirungu@pasgr.org (Questions/clarifications only)

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 http://bit.ly/2zOPntp

The deadline for submission of both documents is Wednesday January 10, 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.