March 28-30, 2019
Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA

This 3-day intensive workshop was created for individuals who wish to design or analyze a mixed methods research project using qualitative and quantitative methods. Participants will complete the workshop with a personalized design and implementation plan for their projects.

Keynote Speaker   

John W. Creswell, PhD
Co-Director, Michigan Mixed Methods Research and Scholarship Program
Professor, Department of Family Medicine
University of Michigan 

2018 Workshop Agenda

Who Should Attend: 

Researchers, faculty, staff, and students motivated to design a mixed methods research project using both qualitative and quantitative methods.

What to Expect:

    • Work on your mixed methods proposal, research study, or manuscript
    • Improve your project with rigorous methodology using an interactive-participatory format
    • Refine your project through group consultation with leading methodologists and group feedback

Requirements for Enrollment:

Participants who will benefit the most from this workshop will be actively designing, conducting, revising or analyzing a mixed methods project.

Early Registration Discount Until February 15, 2019 at 11:59 pm (PST)   

$800 Students, $1000 Faculty
Discounted rates available for groups of five or more, students, and S-SPIRE faculty. Please contact Ashley Duby for discounted rates.

February 16 through March 27, 2019, flat rate  

$1000 Students, $1200 Faculty

Testimonials from Mixed Methods Research 2018 Workshop Participants

North-West University, South Africa

“A high quality workshop where theory and practice come together”
~ Herman Grobler, PhD

University of Michigan, United States

“Fantastic! One of the most, actually THE most effective conferences I have been to in a long time!"
~ Gurjit Sandhu, PhD

Tyoto University, Japan

“The workshop was intensive and fantastic!”
~Taichi Hatta, MSc, Research Fellow



The Stanford Guest House
2575 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Phone: 650-926-2800  Fax: 650-926-5388

The Stanford Guest House has provided a discounted rate for registrants attending the S-SPIRE Spring workshop.  Discounted rates will be provided soon.

We encourage you to confirm your reservation early!


  • Hotel Keen, 425 High Street (off Lytton), Palo Alto, CA 94301   Phone: (650) 327-2775   Distance from workshop:  1.1 miles
  • The Clement Hotel Palo Alto, 711 El Camino Real, CA 94301   Phone: (650) 322-7111   Distance from workshop:  1.1 miles
  • Westin Palo Alto, 673 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, Ca 94301   Phone: (650) 321-4422   Distance from workshop: 1.1 miles
  • The Epiphany Hotel, 180 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301   Phone: (650) 666-3311   Distance from workshop: 1.3 miles
  • Cardinal Hotel, 235 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301   Phone: (650) 323-5101   Distance from workshop: 1.3 miles


See hotel full list

Inquiries: Ana Mezynski or Ashley Duby (734) 763-1658