Research Skills

Resources, tools, and software are available to support the diverse and multidisciplinary research of graduate students.

 Events

Title Description Date Provider
R for Statistical Analysis

Fri, November 26, 2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3637255

26 November 2021 - 10:00am Library Research Commons
Qualtrics Studio

Mon, November 29, 2021 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM See description. Free. UBC supports the Qualtrics survey tool. Qualtrics is a powerful tool that offers UBC faculty, and staff new functionality in survey creation, data analysis, and reporting. Join us for the monthly Qualtrics studio virtual workshop and drop-in session.

29 November 2021 - 3:00pm Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Powerful searching with Regular Expressions

Tue, November 30, 2021 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/calendar/vancouver/regular-expressions

30 November 2021 - 2:00pm Library Research Commons
Refined Project Communication Plan (Mitacs Training)

This facilitated synchronous session, offered by Mitacs Training, is designed to refine participants' project communication plan. Participants will present their Project Communication Plan, and will receive feedback from their peers and the facilitator.

1 December 2021 - 1:00pm Mitacs Training
NVivo part 2: classification and datasets

Wed, December 1, 2021 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3636980

1 December 2021 - 4:00pm Library Research Commons
Project and Time Management (Mitacs Training)

This facilitated synchronous session, offered by Mitacs Training, is designed to provide learners with the opportunity to practice delivering project status updates to their stakeholders. Learners will draft and present their updates to small groups and receive feedback from their peers.

9 December 2021 - 9:30am Mitacs Training
WestGrid advanced-computing workshop series: Working with shared and distributed arrays in Julia

Thu, December 9, 2021 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/calendar/vancouver/julia-part-2

9 December 2021 - 2:00pm Library Research Commons
Refined Project Communication Plan (Mitacs Training)

This facilitated synchronous session, offered by Mitacs Training, is designed to refine participants' project communication plan. Participants will present their Project Communication Plan, and will receive feedback from their peers and the facilitator.

15 December 2021 - 9:30am Mitacs Training
Introduction to Statistical Concepts IV: Correlation and Linear Regression

Understanding relationships is a key part of the scientific inquiry process. You will learn how to describe relationships between two numerical quantities through correlation measures and simple linear regression models. This will also be extended to multiple linear regression for including additional predictor variables. Specific topics include:

27 January 2022 - 1:00pm Graduate Pathways to Success, Applied Statistics and Data Science Group
Introduction to Statistical Concepts V: Logistic and Poisson Regression

Learn about generalized linear models (GLM) for categorical and count outcomes. Necessary for understanding and using these models, the following will be covered:

17 February 2022 - 1:00pm Graduate Pathways to Success, Applied Statistics and Data Science Group
Introduction to Statistical Concepts VI: Mixed Effects Models

This webinar is critical for understanding when linear regression models aren’t applicable and how to model dependent data. Topics that will be covered are:

17 March 2022 - 1:00pm Graduate Pathways to Success, Applied Statistics and Data Science Group

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