The Economic and Social Research Council has announced the successful applicants of the commissioning for the Nodes of the National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM).
The following six groups are expected to commence as NCRM nodes on 1 April 2005.
Learning Environment for Multilevel Methodology and Applications (LEMMA)
Prof. Kelvyn Jones, Dr Sally Thomas and Jon Rasbash, University of Bristol
Qualitative Research Methods in the Social Sciences: Innovation, Integration and Impact (QUALITI)
Dr Amanda Coffey, Dr Chris Taylor, Prof. Paul Atkinson, Gareth Rees, Gareth Williams and Sara Delamont, Cardiff University
Bayesian methods for combining multiple Individual and Aggregate data Sources in Observational studies (BIAS)
Dr Nicky Best and Prof. Sylvia Richardson, Imperial College, London
Methods for Research Synthesis Programme
Dr David Gough, Dr Sandy Oliver, Ms Angela Harden and Mr James Thomas, Institute of Education, University of London
Developing Statistical Modelling in the Social Sciences
Prof. Brian Francis, Dr Damon Berridge, Prof. John Copas, Prof. Peter Diggle, Prof. David Firth, Prof. Charles Lewis, Prof. Roger Penn and Prof. Keith Soothill, Lancaster University/ University of Warwick
Multi-Dimensional Methods for Real Lives Research
Dr Jennifer Mason, Dr Sarah Irwin, Dr Bren Neale, Dr Nick Emmel, Dr Frances Hodgson, Dr Jon Prosser, Prof. Louise Ackers, Dr Mark Birkin, Prof. Lynne Cameron, Prof. Josephine Green, Dr Brendan Gough and Prof. Carol Smart, University of Leeds
Submitted by Becky Clarke on Friday, 3rd December 2004