Konstanz Methods Excellence Workshops (KOMEX), Konstanz, Germany

Next edition: February 22nd to March 1st, 2024, Konstanz, Germany

About the event & course program

The Konstanz Methods Excellence Workshops (KOMEX) stand at the forefront of methodological training in the social sciences. Organized by the University of Konstanz in collaboration with the Methods Excellence Network (MethodsNET), these workshops are hosted by the Department of Politics and Public Administration, enriching the academic landscape with their commitment to excellence. 

KOMEX is designed to elevate PhD-level research by providing excellent, inclusive, and affordable methodological training. Whether you’re aiming to refine your research skills or explore new methodologies, KOMEX offers an unparalleled learning environment that bridges theoretical knowledge with practical application. Participants can choose from an optimal mix of online and in-person courses, ensuring accessibility and flexibility. The 2024 edition promises an enriching curriculum that spans both qualitative and quantitative research methodologies. KOMEX workshops are meticulously designed to cater to the evolving needs of the academic community. Under the guidance of renowned experts and thought leaders in various fields, participants will embark on a journey of learning and discovery, equipped with the tools to bring their research projects to the next level.

About the local organizers

This event is organized by the Academy of Advanced Studies (AWW) at the University of Konstanz. AWW is the face of continuing education at the University of Konstanz, on the basis of the university’s legal mandate to develop lifelong learning concepts. Under the guidance of Prof. Dr. Eva Thomann, a distinguished expert in Public Policy and Administration, KOMEX aims to democratize access to high-quality methods education, fostering an environment of inclusivity and sustainability. The workshops are led by a cadre of internationally recognized faculty and methods experts, ensuring a rich learning experience that caters to a diverse academic audience. KOMEX stands as a testament to the power of collaborative learning, aiming to inspire future collaborations, friendships, and outstanding academic careers.

Useful links

Registration and Program Details: KOMEX Registration Link – Find comprehensive information about course descriptions, and registration procedures.

About KOMEX: About KOMEX Link – Dive deeper into the ethos and objectives of the KOMEX workshops. Follow KOMEX on X @komex_methods or BlueSky  @komex.bsky.social.