2024 – Washington University in St. Louis


The twelfth meeting of the Visions in Methodology conference will be held May 24, 2024, at Washington University in St. Louis.

Hosts: Lucia Motolinia (WUSTL), Betsy Sinclair (WUSTL)

Call for Papers

If you wish to attend as a presenter, please submit a research proposal using this form no later than February 28th, 2024. Discussants will mainly be drawn from the pool of participants. Applicants will be notified whether their proposal is accepted by March 20th, 2024.

The meeting is a premier venue to showcase and receive feedback on recent work in the field of political methodology as well as empirical applications of quantitative methods to substantive questions in political science and beyond. It is also an excellent opportunity for building professional networks and meeting the next generation of political scientists.

All caregivers are welcome to bring their infants to the meeting. The conference center provides lactation rooms that will be available to participants. If you would like to explore childcare options during the conference, please email luciam@wustl.edu as soon as possible and we will work on a case-by-case basis to try and meet your needs as best we can.

We look forward to seeing many of you in May!