APSA's Qualitative and Multi-Method Research Section

The Organized Section on Qualitative and Multi-Method Research seeks to promote research and training focused on the several branches of methodology associated with the qualitative tradition, broadly defined. The section also strives for an integrated understanding of these diverse methods and of their relationship to other branches of methodology, including quantitative methods.


President (2021-2023) 
Alan Jacobs            
University of British Columbia              
alan.jacobs@ubc.ca

Vice-President (2021-23) 
Erica Simmons            
University of Wisconsin-Madison
essimmons@wisc.edu

President-Elect (2021-2023) 
Jennifer Cyr          
Universidad Torcuato di Tella 
jmcyr@utdt.edu

Secretary-Treasurer (2021-2024)
Tasha Fairfield 
London School of Economics 
T.A.Fairfield@LSE.ac.uk 

QMMR Editor 
Jennifer Cyr
Universidad Torcuato di Tella 
 jmcyr@utdt.edu

Executive Committee Members:
Layna Mosley, Princeton University (2020-2022)
Marcus Kurtz, Ohio State University (2020-2022)
Benjamin Read, University of California Santa Cruz (2021-2023)
Sarah Parkinson, Johns Hopkins University (2021-2023)

2022 Nominating Committee Members:
Yuen Yuen Ang, University of Michigan
Rachel Riedl, Cornell University
Craig Parsons, University of Oregon

2022 Division Chair 
Chloe Thurston, Northwestern University