Workshops

Monthly workshops

We host hands-on workshops approximately once per month on a variety of topics ranging from data management to computing and advanced statistical methods for researchers in ALVSCE and beyond. Feel free to request a workshop here!

Other Workshops

We also run a variety of other workshops for diverse groups and conferences at UA and beyond.

Let us know what workshops you are interested in by filling out this form or request a specific workshop using our Contact Us page! These are free and can be customized to the needs of you, your lab, or your department. See examples of the type of content we can provide below, in the Potential Topics section.

Upcoming Workshops

Workshops are virtual and hands-on, unless otherwise noted.

  • Data Validation in Excel and R
    • Wednesday August 24, 11am - 1pm AZ
    • Registration: https://arizona.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcqfuuqrD4iE9EU0ezP1x1xu3edcSc... 
    • Catch mistakes in your data early and often!  In this workshop you'll learn to use data validation tools in Excel, data entry strategies to minimize errors, and a few R packages to help you catch errors in your data and produce beautiful and functional data validation reports.  Example datasets will be provided, but feel free to bring your own data to work on at the end.

Reproducibility and Data Science in R, September - October, 2022 11am - 1pm

Previous Workshops

Workshop series

ALVSCE Workshop Wednesdays (~Monthly)

Other workshops and trainings

Potential Topics

  • Spatial data
  • Missing Data
  • Finding and Using Open Data
  • Bayesian regression approaches
  • Exploratory data analysis
  • Literate programming with R Markdown
  • Creating an R package
  • Open Science and Reproducible research methods
  • Relational databases and SQL
  • Creating and Using APIs
  • Collaborative Research with git / GitHub
  • Containers
  • Best practices in Scientific Computing