Date: Amsterdam July 17-21, 2017

Tinbergen Institute organizes an exciting interdisciplinary summer school entitled: ‘Introduction in Genome-Wide Data Analysis’. The summer school is taught by Philipp Koellinger and Niels Rietveld, two leading experts in the field.


The summer school welcomes (research) master students, PhD students, post-docs, and professionals from various disciplines (e.g. behavioral genetics, economics, medicine, sociology, political sciences, psychology) who are interested in learning state-of-the art methods for genome-wide data analysis.

Application deadline:

June 1, 2017
(applications after the deadline will be considered, depending on capacity)

Academic director:

Prof. Philipp Koellinger

Niels Rietveld


30 participants


Tinbergen Institute Amsterdam, Gustav Mahlerplein 117, 1082 MS Amsterdam

Degree programme:





Participants who joined at least 80% of all sessions can obtain a certificate of participation upon request. Furthermore, participants who are interested in obtaining formal study credits (3 ECTS) can complete an essay assignment at the end of the course that will be graded (Note that it is the student’s own responsibility to get these credits registered at their own university). The essay should contain ~2,500 words (main text, excluding tables, references, etc.). A list of
essay topics is available upon request.



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