Each CARMA short course is typically a two or two and a half day session on a research method or data analysis topic. CARMA Short Courses place an emphasis on hands-on experience and on the application of the methodology aimed at skills development through equal amount of lecture and lab-time. Instructors are leading methodological scholars recognized within the organizational studies and management areas as experts on their topics. Several are current or past editors of leading organizational journals. Our list of short courses include introductory and advanced training on topics that might not be readily available at your institution. In addition, our short courses provide students and faculty with the opportunity to network with leading scholars and other students/faculty in their areas of interest.
More than 1,200 faculty and students from universities throughout the world have attended CARMA Short Courses since the summer of 2004. Past locations of these courses include Virginia and Michigan in the United States, as well as Brazil, Australia, India, The Netherlands, Israel, and China.
CARMA Short Courses - Video Samples from the Past
CARMA Short Course Discounts
Individuals from the CARMA Consortium Webcast Program and the CARMA International Video Library Program receive a 50% off discount per course. Click here to find out if your organization is a CARMA Consortium Webcast Member. Click here to find out if your organization is a CARMA International Video Library Program Member. If your organization is not yet a member but would like to become one, you can find more information at the please contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
CARMA Short Course Evaluations
Past participants had this to say about the CARMA Short Course program:
"Expert instructors, lively instruction, good balance between presentation and application."
"The instructors did a great job explaining (1) conceptual issues (2) statistical content; (3) actually working with the program package."
"Instructors were really awesome, the program as a whole was very organized and on schedule"
"The instructor was terrific! The venue was excellent."
"I really thought the course was outstanding in all regards! Very helpful to my own research/publication efforts."
"Excellent instructor! Extremely knowledgeable. We were able to actually practice/apply the theory to an article. Great experience!"
"Superb program – great contribution to academic community around the country."
"Everything was wonderful – thank you so much for creating a format through which the knowledge could be so easily and cleanly passed on."
"Absolutely awesome! Well worth the time and money!"
"This is an excellent program that I will recommend to my colleagues. I really appreciated the hospitality, the quality of lectures/materials, and the friendliness and accessibility of the instructors. Thank you very much – I learned a lot."
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CARMA, Dr. Larry Williams, Director
Center for the Advancement of Research Methods and Analysis Wayne State University, School of Business Administration
Prentis Building, Suite 300
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Detroit, Michigan 48202
phone: (313) 577-6281