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Political Methodology (Section 10)

The purpose of this Section is to provide members having interests in methodology, including research design, measurement, and statistics, opportunities to meet and exchange ideas.

Founded: 1986
Yearly membership dues: $9.00 for students for online only access to Political Analysis. $14.00 for students for print and online access to Political Analysis. $29.00 for other members for online only access to Political Analysis. $34.00 for other members for print and online access to Political Analysis
Website: http://polmeth.org/
Journal: Political Analysis
Newsletter:
The Political Methodologist
Section Counts

Organized sections provide opportunities for APSA members who share a common interest in a particular subfield to organize meetings and coordinate communications under Association auspices.

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Section Officers

Chair
Kosuke Imai
Princeton University
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Treasurer
Luke Keele
Georgetown University
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Journal Editor
Political Analysis
R. Michael Alvarez
California Institute of Technology
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Political Analysis
Jonathan Katz
California Institute of Technology
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The Political Methodologist
Justin Esarey
Rice University
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2018 Annual Meeting Program Chair
Teppei Yamamoto
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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At-Large Member of Executive Committee
Rocio Titiunik
University of Michigan
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Section Awards

Section awards are presented during the APSA annual meeting awards ceremony. To learn more about any award listed, contact the award committee chair for the award.

All section 10. Political Methodology awards to-date »

Career Achievement Award

The Career Achievement Award honors an outstanding career of intellectual accomplishment and service to the profession in the Political Metholdology field.

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Nomination Instructions: Nominations may be made by any member of the Section and should consist of a statement outlining the contributions of the nominee and, if possible, the nominee's vitae.

Deadline for nominations: May 3, 2018

Award Committee
Robert Franzese
University of Michigan
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Lonna Atkeson
University of New Mexico
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Jeffrey Lewis
University of California, Los Angeles
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Simon Jackman
University of Sydney
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Wendy Tam Cho
University of Illinois
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Emerging Scholar Award

The Emerging Scholar Award honors a young researcher, within ten years of their degree, who is making notable contributions to the field of Political Methodology.

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Deadline for nominations: May 3, 2018

Award Committee
Walter Mebane
University of Michigan
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D. Sunshine Hillygus
Duke University
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Luke Keele
Georgetown University
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Harold F. Gosnell Prize

The Harold Gosnell Prize recognizes the best work of Political Methodology presented at a political science conference in the previous year.

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Deadline for Nominations: May 3, 2018

Award Committee
Michael Peress
Stony Brook University
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Matt Blackwell
Harvard University
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Marc Rotkovic
Princeton University
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John T. Williams Dissertation Prize

In recognition of the John T. Williams' contribution to graduate training, the John T. Williams Award has been established for the best dissertation proposal in the area of political methodology. Proposals using quantitative or qualitative methods are welcomed. Proposals are due May 3rd and should follow National Science Foundation format guidelines.

Previous recipients »

Deadline for Nominations: May 3, 2018

Award Committee
Xun Pang
Tsinghua University
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Arthur Spirling
New York University
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Yiqing Xu
University of California, San Diego
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Outstanding Reviewer Award

The Political Analysis Outstanding Reviewer Award recognizes individuals who have provided exemplary assistance to Political Analysis during the previous year. Outstanding Reviewers are those who provide excellent, timely and productive feedback for authors who have submitted manuscripts to Political Analysis. Outstanding Reviewers are also those who frequently review for the journal, and who provide the editors with productive advice about the submissions they review.

Previous recipients »

Deadline for Nominations: May 3, 2018

Award Committee
R. Michael Alvarez
California Institute of Technology
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Jonathan Katz
California Institute of Technology
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Society for Political Methodology Poster Award

The Society for Political Methodology Poster Award recognizes the best political methodology poster given at any political science conference in the preceding year.

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Deadline for Nominations: May 3, 2018

Award Committee
John Londregan
Princeton University
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Erin Hartman
University of California, Los Angeles
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Benjamin Lauderdale
The London School of Economics and Political Science
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Adam Berinsky
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Melissa Sands
University of California, Merced
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Daniel Hopkins
University of Pennsylvania
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Statistical Software Award

The Statistical Software Award recognizing statistical software that has made a significant contribution to the advancement of political analysis.

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Deadline for Nominations: May 3, 2018

Award Committee
Adam Glynn
Emory University
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Sarah Bouchat
Northwestern University
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Jeffrey Arnold
University of Washington
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Warren Miller Article Award

The Warren Miller Article Award is given for the best article in Political Analysis.

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Deadline for Nominations: May 3, 2018

Award Committee
Jens Haimnueller
Stanford University
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Pablo Barbera
University of Southern California
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Jennifer Pan
Stanford University
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Jonathan Katz
California Institute of Technology
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Excellence in Mentoring Award

The Society for Political Methodology Excellence in Mentoring Award honors members of the Society for Political methodology who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to mentoring and advising graduate and/or undergraduate students-particularly those from underrepresented groups.

Deadline for Nominations: May 3, 2018

Award Committee
Henry Brady
University of California, Berkeley
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Philip Schrodt
Parus Analytics
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Maya Sen
Harvard University
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Box-Steffensmeier and Garcia ICPSR Summer Program Scholarship

The John A. Garcia Award is a waiver of Program Scholar fees to attend one or both of the ICPSR Summer Program’s four-week sessions.  The scholarship will be awarded to a maximum of three under-represented graduate students in Ph.D. programs

Deadline for Nominations: May 3, 2018

Award Committee
Saundra Schneider
Michigan State University
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Adrienne Hosek
University of California, Davis
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Lee Walker
University of North Texas
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