Transparent Practices for Quantitative Empirical Research

A CHI 2022 course


Instructors: Chat Wacharamanotham, Fumeng Yang, Xiaoying Pu, Abhraneel Sarma, and Lace Padilla

General Information

Transparent research practices enable the research design, materials, analytic methods, and data to be thoroughly evaluated and potentially reproduced. This course presents current best practices and tools for increasing research transparency.

After the course, we expect the participants to be able to get started on improving their own research practices, assessing research transparency in articles they read and review. Toward these goals, we design this course with the following specific learning outcomes:

The course participants…

Dates: 18, 20, 22, and 29 April 2022

Time: 9:00–10:15 (Pacific) = 11:00–12:15 (Central) = 12:00–13:15 (Eastern) = 18:00–19:15 (Europe)

Calendar entries:




📅 Calendar entries for these dates are available in the General Information section above.


Course fee: $100 (+ CHI registration fee—physical or virtual)

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