Workshop Application Deadline: Bayesian Modeling for Socio-Environmental Data
Apply now for this nine-day course on Bayesian models
The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) will host a nine-day short course August 15 - 25, 2017 covering basic principles of using Bayesian models to gain insight from data. The goals of the course are to:
- Provide a principles-based understanding of Bayesian methods needed to train students, evaluate papers and proposals, and solve research problems.
- Communicate the statistical concepts and vocabulary needed to foster collaboration between ecologists, social scientists, and statisticians.
- Provide the conceptual foundations and quantitative confidence needed for self-teaching modern analytical methods.
Applications are open through May 26, 2017