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CADRISQ - New data access centre on the campus of McGill university

As of December 13, 2021, a new data access centre (CADRISQ) will open on the campus of McGill university. This location will allow the Institut de la statistique du Québec to get closer to researchers and to facilitate the access to research data. The new center, with a capacity of 16 workstations, is located at 680, rue Sherbrooke Ouest, 6th floor, office 624, Montreal. Any researcher who has obtained access to a research file can now make an appointment to come and work at the CADRISQ McGill, Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Please contact [email protected] to reserve your workstation.

 

December 13, 2021, 02:16 PM

Postdoctoral Fellowship - Social mobility, education, and skill development (quantitative), INRS

Xavier St-Denis, Assistant Professor in Social Inequalities at the National Institute for Scientific Research/Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS), Centre Urbanisation Culture Société, in Montréal, is recruiting a postdoctoral fellow for projects on postsecondary education pathways and skills development in Canada. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in quantitative methods and an interest in the analysis of longitudinal and administrative datasets. Anyone interested must apply by January 3, 2022 to Xavier St-Denis. For more information, click here.

Call for papers | 7th LEER Conference on Education Economics

The Leuven Economics of Education Research Centre (LEER) of the Faculty of Economics and Business at KU Leuven will hold a conference on Education Economics on March 31 and April 1, 2022. Featuring guest speaker Catherine Haeck, Academic Director of the QICSS laboratory at UQAM, this conference seeks to explore the use of economic and econometric techniques to study educational issues. You must submit your proposal to [email protected] by January 14, 2022 at the latest. You can find the details here.