Despite COVID-19, the 24th Summer School in Social Science Methods will take place. Register before June 15

14/08/2020 - 28/08/2020

Given the current situation, we will provide an option of attending the workshops on-line for those who are not in position to travel. Should the situation require it, the Summer School will switch to remote mode. Register before June 15 !

Call for papers : “Social Monitoring and Reporting in Europe”. Deadline May 30, 2020

12/10/2020 - 14/10/2020

Proposals to present initiatives to monitor social impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic in terms of well-being, attitudes and behavior – as they exist already in many European countries – are particularly welcome!


New special issue on Fieldwork Monitoring Strategies

This special issue provides a platform to share valuable best practice knowledge and provides insights on which fieldwork strategies and tools are employed in the field.

SHP special Corona wave in the field!

The Swiss Household Panel launches a special wave to assess the living conditions during the Corona crisis. With this in-between measurement point, the SHP will provide the unique opportunity to observe the impact of this period on the daily lives of the Swiss population.

6 confirmed workshops for the 24th Summer School in Social Science Methods

Given the COVID-19 situation, the summer school will take place as foreseen in Lugano, with the option of attending the courses at distance for those who cannot travel. Register before June 15 !

Out now: The new FORS Guide on pre-registration

For your next research project, consider pre-registration as a push to be clear and precise about your research plan.