Welcome to Gserm
The GSERM Global School in Empirical Research Methods founded by the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, is a new and high-calibre integrated programme teaching methodology for PhD students, postdocs and practitioners from leading universities all over the world.
GSERM offers an attractive course-based learning atmosphere on different aspects of empirical research. Participants can choose from different courses offered as block seminars by internationally renowned lecturers.
The GSERM Global School in Empirical Research Methods is a new flagship programme on methodology at the University of St.Gallen. First initiated in 2013 under the lead of Academic Directors Prof. Dr. Andreas Herrmann and Prof. Dr. Michael Lechner, GSERM offered 12 high-quality intense block seminars for PhD students and postdocs taught by renowned international faculty.
Due to the enormous success of GSERM in 2014 with 225 international participants and overwhelming positive feedback, GSERM expanded in 2015, offered 27 courses of qualitative and quantitative topics and welcomed more than 320 students from 58 nations.
Our vision is to offer you various opportunities to get in touch with research methods all year round and all around the globe.
Please get more details about our first subsidiary GSERM Oslo at BI Norwegian Business University taking place from January 11th – 22nd, 2016.Download Brochure
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In 2015, GSERM welcomed PhDs, postdocs and Practitioners from 58 different countries.
Participants enjoy the enriching international atmosphere both in academic courses and during networking at social events.
Here you can find a small collection of testimonials from students and professors about their experience with GSERM.
DR. HANS-JOACHIM KNOPF
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PROGRAMME MANAGER GSERM
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