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Methods News aims to cover methodological developments in the social sciences and beyond, across all disciplines and sectors. Our articles include news stories from NCRM and its partners, plus updates and features from external organisations and individuals.

Researcher wins NCRM award for video on "being with" methodology

A PhD researcher at the University of Southampton has won an NCRM competition for her submission on "being with" methodology.Joanna Grace was named the winner …

Join free event on comparative judgement methods

Researchers interested in comparative judgement methods are invited to attend a free event that will feature talks, networking and sandpits.The Comparative Judgement Users’ Day Meeting …

Your input needed to improve methods training in the UK

NCRM needs to find out more about the impact and benefits that our training courses and activities have on our participants.We are asking everyone who has …

PhD researcher wins NCRM Impact Prize

A researcher who used filmmaking to tell the stories of police brutality victims has won the first NCRM Impact Prize.Lucía Guerrero Rivière harnessed the …

Learn how to demonstrate the impact of your research

An expert in research impact will deliver the keynote session at the 2023 Research Methods e-Festival.Professor Mark Reed will discuss easy-to-use tools that enable researchers …

Dr Dianna Smith joins NCRM as Deputy Director

Dr Dianna Smith of the University of Southampton has joined NCRM as a Deputy Director. The health inequalities researcher has taken on the role of lead …

NCRM founding member Professor David Martin retires

Professor David Martin, one of NCRM’s founding members, has retired after a highly distinguished career at the University of Southampton and almost 20 years with NCRM.He …

Webinar series discusses ways of incorporating visual analysis in research

Researchers are invited to attend a free webinar series on visual analysis.Called Through the Looking Glass, the series, is exploring topics like ethics and mixed …