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Who, What, Why: UNC Dataverse

May 26, 2020

Who, What, Why: UNC Dataverse By Kyle Ryan Under the leadership of the Odum Institute Data Archive, we host and manage UNC Dataverse, an open-source repository software application for archiving, sharing, and accessing research data of all kinds. Each dataverse … Continued

TABLE Fundraiser

April 20, 2020

  The Odum Institute is dedicated to serving our community at UNC-Chapel Hill and beyond. For many years, we have supported students and researchers with the goal of helping them do better science so, together, we can build a better … Continued

Odum Offers New Certificate in Survey Science

November 12, 2019

The Odum Institute is pleased to announce its new graduate Certificate in Survey Science (CSS). This 12 credit hour program provides the essential skills for designing, collecting and analyzing survey data. Students complete courses in Survey Data Collection Methods, Questionnaire … Continued

Part-time Job Opening: Statistical Consultant (Spring 2020)

October 29, 2019

Part-time Job Opening: Statistical Consultant (Spring 2020) The Odum Institute at UNC-Chapel Hill maintains a statistical consulting service, staffed by advanced graduate students, who are on call in the Davis Library Research Hub to answer statistical and programming questions. We have an … Continued

Odum Staff Spotlight: Cathy Zimmer

September 24, 2019

Odum Staff Spotlight: Cathy Zimmer By Alana Edwards Cathy Zimmer first visited the Odum Institute upon entering UNC-Chapel Hill’s Sociology PhD program in 1980. At the time, Odum was still called the “Institute for Research in Social Science” prior to … Continued

Graduate-Professional Student Appreciation Week

April 1, 2019

Celebrating our Team: Graduate-Professional Student Appreciation Week April 1-7 is Graduate-Professional Student Appreciation Week. We’re thankful for Odum’s many graduate and professional student faculty members and their contributions to teaching and research at the institute and UNC-Chapel Hill. The Graduate School and … Continued

Qualtrics and the Evolution of Survey Research at UNC

March 8, 2019

Qualtrics and the Evolution of Survey Research at UNC By Alana Edwards What do 12,200 Tar Heels have in common? That’s the number of faculty, staff and students in the UNC community who use Qualtrics to build and distribute complex … Continued

Takeaways: MZES Open Social Science Conference

March 6, 2019

Takeaways: MZES Open Social Science Conference Takeaways from the MZES 2019 conference, written by Research Data Archivist Mandy Gooch In January, the Odum Institute Archive team attended the MZES Open Social Science Conference in Mannheim, Germany. Even with the cold … Continued