STEMskiller: Skill Set Map for Mentors of Early Career Researchers


Quantitative methods


Quantitative researchers use empirical methods to validate their claims (theories, hypotheses) about phenomena. The following resources can help mentors introduce mentees to such methods. 

Useful resources on Quantitative methods :

Nova Southeastern Library. (2020). Where to Begin - Quantitative Research

Description and links to useful resources in various formats, including Parina Patel's (Harvard) Introduction to Quantitative Methods.

Wikipedia. (2021). Quantitative research

Overview to quantitative investigation, with links to related topics. 

Tags: IPS IA; IPS QL; IPS PS; IAL IntL; CompQ; CompTS

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1.5.2. Quantitative methods


Author: Stephanie Krueger

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Last Updated: October 26, 2021


Editor: Stephanie Krueger Last modified: 26.10. 2021 16:10