September 2021
Upcoming CARMA Events in October
Oct. 1 - Webcast Lecture by Dr. Herman Aguinis (Research Methods Review)
Oct. 15 - Webcast Lecture by Dr. Samantha Anderson (Power Analysis with Regression Models)
Oct. 15 - Topic Interest Group Meeting (Institutional Premium/Basic Members)
Oct. 29 - Webcast Lecture by Dr. Timothy Pollock (Writing about Methods and Results)
Oct. 29 - Ph.D. Prep Series (1:30-3:00 PM ET) (Live Access for Institutional Premium Members only and Recording Access for Institutional Premium/Basic Members)
Webcast Lecture:
Fri Oct 1, 12:00 - 1:30 ET
Best-Practice Recommendations for Producers, Evaluators, and Users of Methodological Lecture Reviews

Dr. Herman Aguinis from George Washington University will present CARMA's first Webcast Lecture of the 2021-22 academic year. Zoom Webinar Link will be available under "Active Meetings" in the CARMA User Area.

Because of the frantic and overwhelming pace of methodological developments, many researchers in management and related fields find themselves struggling to stay up-to-date on methods-related issues. So how do we keep up with these advances?...

George Washington University
Webcast Lecture:
Fri Oct 15, 12:00 - 1:30 ET
Power Analysis with Regression Models

Dr. Samantha Anderson from Arizona State University will present CARMA's second Webcast Lecture of 2021-22 academic year. Zoom Webinar Link will be available under "Active Meetings" in the CARMA User Area.

Samantha F. Anderson is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Arizona State University, focusing on Quantitative Methods. Broadly speaking, her research investigates questions pertaining to research design and meta-science, with a focus on developing approaches that are both rigorous and practical...
Our CARMA Team is excited to welcome over 125 universities worldwide to our Institutional Premium and Basic Membership Programs. We have a great line-up of events scheduled, and we will be updating you monthly via our CARMA Messenger. Please note several important changes you will benefit from in the upcoming year:

1. We now have improved access to CARMA live events using Zoom for faculty and students at all Premium Member schools. Our first event is on October 1st with Dr. Herman Aguinis. Recordings of the lectures will be available in the Video Library for Premium and Basic Institutional Members.

2. We now offer an expanded set of Topic Interest Groups (TIG) for members. Our TIGs will meet regularly, also with live, individual viewing access using Zoom Webinars and Zoom Meetings. The Topic Areas for 2021-2022 include Structural Equation Methods (SEM), Multilevel Analysis, Qualitative Analysis, Advanced Regression Analysis, Open Science and Replication Research, Big Data, and Languages, Packages & Tools. Our first TIG meeting is on October 15th. Recordings of the Topic Interest Groups will be available in the Video Library for Premium and Basic Institutional Members.

3. We now offer RMEP-PhD Prep Series for our members. The CARMA RMEP-PhD Prep Series 2021-2022 is available only to students and faculty who are associated with organizations that are CARMA Institutional Premium or Basic Members. The RMEP-PhD Prep Series consists of seven live online events that focus on developing research methods knowledge and skills needed for success as a doctoral student and faculty member. Different sessions will focus on topics related to the specific needs of early, middle, and late-stage doctoral students.

4. We now offer an expanded set of Live and Online Short Courses for several global regions, with sessions being planned for November, January, April, May, and June. Members can attend any session regardless of their location, and a wide variety of quantitative and qualitative courses will be available (see information below). Members will receive a 50% discount.

5. We revised the Research Methods Education Program by adding a new Ph.D. Prep Series and new digital badges.

We welcome your feedback about our new and traditional programs, please let us know how we can better serve your needs related to research methods education. Good luck with all you are doing, be safe, and we hope to see you at one of our upcoming events.

Dr. Larry Williams, CARMA Director on behalf of the CARMA Team:
Ezgi Dogan, Assistant Director
Mamata Anil Parab, Data Analytics Coordinator
Anna Cobbs, Marketing/Member Relations Coordinator
Andie Giles, Marketing/Member Relations Coordinator
Only Institutional Premium Members will have Live Access using the Zoom link found under "Active Meetings" in the CARMA User Area. Institutional Premium and Institutional Basic Members will have Access to Recordings found under CARMA Video Library.

Note: Preregistration Not Required.

To access the CARMA Live Events please follow the steps below:
  • Go to your User Area on CARMA Homepage.
  • Once you login, in the middle, you will see the section “Active Meetings”.
  • There you will find the access link with the title, date, and time of the upcoming event ONE HOUR before the event under this section.
  • Click the "Join" button on the right side.
  • If you have any problems, contact us at

CARMA Short Courses are now offered live and online through the CARMA Virtual Global Classroom using Zoom. A total of 40 courses were offered last year targeting global regional areas of North America, Australia, South America, Europe, and Asia. For 2021-22, an expanded set of Live Online Short Courses will be offered.  
CARMA's next set of Live Online Short Courses is in November. Dr. Ron Landis from Illinois Institute of Technology teaches "Introduction to R and Data Analysis" in Session I (Nov. 8-11) and Dr. Jason T. Kiley from Oklahoma State University offers "Introduction to Python for Research" in Session II (Nov. 15-18). Both Sessions will be Monday through Thursday from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM Adelaide Time (GMT+9:30) each day. Registration is open, members receive a 50% discount, and the early, advanced registration discount is available until October 1st.