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Analyzing Data for the Common Good

CRDCN National Policy Challenge is now open

Analytical competition for graduate students passionate about public policy and data

Submit your proposal by October 1

2018 CRDCN Conference

Building an Inclusive, Prosperous and Healthy Canada: What Can We Learn From the Data?

October 18 & 19, 2018 - Hamilton, Ontario

Registration now open!


Immigration’s Impact, Immigrants’ Outcomes: New Results Using Business and Social Data

QICSS International Conference 2018  

HEC Montréal, October 11-12, 2018

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CRDCN Webinar Series

Insights into Census 2016: the RDC microdata file

The presentations are now available.



CRDCN webinar series

Fighting Poverty: How Successful is Quebec?

The audiovideo recording is now available!

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CRDCN webinar series

Living in Urban Canada: Do Nearby Green Spaces Make a Difference to Your Health?

The audiovideo recording is now available!

Recent News

  • Post-doctoral opportunity at McGill

    The Canada Research Chair in Social Statistics and Family Change at McGill University is looking for a post-doctoral fellow for a research project hat will examine to what extent economic experience over the life course influences conjugal and fertility behaviours and, conversely, the effect of family trajectory on an individual's financial situation. The analyses will be based on a unique database matching the 2011 Canadian General Social Survey, a large retrospective study investigating respondents’ family and work trajectories, with their tax files from 1982 to 2013. The initial appointment is for one year, with possible renewal for a second year, and carries an annual stipend of $35,000 plus travel budget for conferences. The position can start between September and December 2018. To know more and apply, click on the title of this news,

    6 August 2018 - 3:15pm |
  • Job Opportunity

    The Division of Continuing Studies at the University of Victoria is seeking an instructor for the Professional Specialization Certificate in Population Health Data Analysis program. This program is offered exclusively ONLINE using the learning management system MOODLE. The Instructor will teach PHDA05, Longitudinal Analysis and Multi-level Modelling of Population Health Data. This position requires extensive working knowledge of longitudinal analysis and multi-level modeling (including growth curve modeling, multivariate and multi-population models with different outcomes, dealing with missing data and errors in measurement and measurement misclassification). The successful candidate will be familiar with multivariate study design and analysis methods. Interested candidate are invited to submit a résumé with a letter of intent and references by August 25.
    20 July 2018 - 2:29pm |
  • In Memoriam Robert H McNutt

    It is with great sadness that we learned that Bob McNutt passed away on June 23. As the Executive Director of the CRDCN from 2010 to 2016, Bob was highly respected as a wise, experienced and congenial leader who leaves a strong legacy both for our Network and for the Canadian academic community at large.  In recognition of Bob’s many contributions to McMaster University, campus flags will be at half-mast today. The Bob McNutt Student Award has been established in his memory, and donations are welcome. Click here to read the testimonial prepared by his friend and colleague Byron Spencer. We wish to extend our deepest condolences to his family and friends.

    28 June 2018 - 11:24am |