7th Summer School "From Proposal To Submission: Design of Cross-Cultural Study"
The Higher School of Economics International Laboratory for Sociocultural Research announces a call for participation in the 7th Summer School "From Proposal To Submission: Design of Cross-Cultural Study".
The School will take place in Moscow region, June 11-14, 2017.
Participants will elaborate on their projects under the supervision of leading international researchers: Klaus Boehnke (Ph.D., Professor, HSE, Russia, Jacobs University, Bremen), Ulrich Kuhnen (Ph.D., Professor, Jacobs University, Bremen) and Fons van de Vijver (Ph.D., Professor, Tilburg University).
The working language of the School is English.
In order to participate in the Summer School, it is necessary: (1) to be officially employed by HSE as a researcher; (2) to fill out the application form and submit the extended abstract of your own research project in English. The study should be empirical and cover a topic in one of the following research fields: social psychology, cross-cultural psychology, economic psychology, and intercultural relations. The application form and the abstract should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 11, 2017.
The abstract should contain the following key elements:
research aim and objectives;
main theories underlying the study;
research questions or hypotheses (including rationale);
proposed sample, procedure, and methods of data analysis;
The required volume is 2-3 pages, Times New Roman 12, double spaced. The abstract needs to be written independently, without the assistance of a translator or an editor.
The results of the competitive selection will be announced on May 19, 2017. The Organizing Committee reserves the right to reject any application without explanation.
Participation in the School is free of charge for members who have passed competitive selection. Participants selected should confirm their participation before May 22, 2017.