The Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies
University of Washington Qualitative Multi-Method Program
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UW-QUAL is a university-wide program launched in response to pressing demand for qualitative and policy-relevant data analysis in universities, the private sector, and government. Through a variety of programs, UW-QUAL serves as an education and training platform for qualitative researchers in the social sciences, global and regional studies, medicine, health, nursing, technology, and international security.
interviews • focus groups • archival research • digital ethnography • case studies • discourse analysis
Bridge Lab Series Bridging research with public service & diplomacy
Training & Workshops Qualitative data | Atlas.ti
UW-QUAL administers two academic opportunities for students seeking more specialized training and formal recognition.
The QUAL Concentration focuses on qualitative research design, methods, and data analysis. It provides methodological training for students and researchers through formal coursework and qualitative data analysis software workshops (ATLAS.ti).
The Technology and International Security Minor undergraduate minor focuses on emerging threats and opportunities at the intersection of technology, security, and policy. It provides methodological and substantive training for students, scientists, lawyers, diplomats, and researchers interested in analyzing and devising situational policy solutions to a wide variety of topics in their historical, cultural, and political contexts.
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Upcoming QUAL Speaker Series Talks
Past QUAL Speaker Series Talks
- The Bridge Lab | Jay Okey May 23 2023
- From Data to Decision-Making | Staying flexible, creative and responsive: Qualitative methods in health services research May 16 2023
- Atlas.TI | Coding and Analysis Workshop May 12 2023
- Anna Swan | From Data to Decision-Making: Strengthening Technology & Society in Higher Education Feb 15 2023
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