13TH QRSI – SUMMER 2016


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THIS EVENT HAS PASSED AND IS NO LONGER OPEN FOR REGISTRATION.

 

 

Take advantage of a unique opportunity to gain both theoretical and practical understanding of qualitative inquiry. Join us for five days of qualitative research professional development courses and networking opportunities.

Continuing our tradition of integrating foundation courses with new topical courses, ResearchTalk and the Odum Institute are proud to feature:

7 new courses

 We welcome Trena Paulus to our scholar team!

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COURSE SCHEDULE (click):
Monday-Tuesday July 25-26 2016
TWO-DAY COURSES (9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Crafting Phenomenological Research: How Phenomena Can Take Shape in Various Contexts    Mark Vagle
Fundamentals of Qualitative Research Johnny Saldaña
Implementation Research: Using Qualitative Research Methods to Improve Policy and Practice   Alison Hamilton
NEW!‘Sort and Sift, Think and Shift’: Learning to Let the Data Guide Your Analysis Ray Maietta
Writing Effective Qualitative and Mixed Methods Proposals Margarete Sandelowski
Writing Rites: Working on Your Analysis and Writing Kathy Charmaz
*Participants can choose one of the courses listed in this section
Wednesday July 27, 2016
ONE-DAY COURSES (9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
NEW! Analyzing Online Conversations: A Research Framework New QRSI Scholar – Trena Paulus
Building a Codebook and Writing Memos Paul Mihas
Creating Credible, Vivid, and Persuasive Qualitative Stories: Research as Performance    Johnny Saldaña
NEW! Designing, Using, and Evolving Qualitative Interview and Focus Group Guides  Alison Hamilton
NEW! Foundational Principles of and Approaches to Mixed Methods Research
Margarete Sandelowski
Learning from Lived Experience: How We Can Study the World as It Is Lived   Mark Vagle
*Participants can choose one of the courses listed in this section
Thursday-Friday July 28-29, 2016
TWO-DAY COURSES (Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; Friday 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.)
Coding and Analyzing Qualitative Data Johnny Saldaña
NEW! Digital Tools for Qualitative Research New QRSI Scholar – Trena Paulus
Introduction to Grounded Theory: A Social Constructionist Approach
Kathy Charmaz
Mixed Methods: Bridging Qualitative and Quantitative Methods and Results  Alison Hamilton
NEW! Moving Toward Final Products: Using the ‘Sort and Sift’ Toolkit Ray Maietta and Kevin Swartout
NEW! Qualitative Data Collection Projects: Designing and Making Decisions Mark Vagle
*Participants can choose one of the courses listed in this section

 

  • Click here to download course descriptions and instructor bios.

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS (click):

View the complete course descriptions here.

INSTRUCTOR BIOS (click):

View instructor bios here.

DAILY SCHEDULE (click):

Monday, July 25, 2016 through Thursday, July 28, 2016

  • 9:30 am – classes begin
  • 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm – Lunch
  • 4:00 pm – classes end

Friday, July 29, 2016

  • 9:00 am – classes begin
  • 11:30 am – 12:30 pm – Lunch
  • 3:00 pm – classes end

Coffee and tea served at a morning break each day.

Coffee, tea and a snack served at an afternoon break each day.

 

REGISTRATION AND PRICING DETAILS (click:)

HOW TO REGISTER

There are two ways to register:

  • Click here to register online.
  • Click here to download registration form. Completed forms and payment should be sent to ResearchTalk via email, fax or conventional mail.

PRICING

Early Registration

Registration and Payment Received By April 17, 2016.

  • $250.00 per One-Day Course
  • $500.00 per Two-Day Course

Standard Registration

Registration and Payment Received By June 25, 2016

  • $305.00 per One-Day Course
  • $610.00 per Two-Day Course

Registration Notes

  • All payments must be made to “ResearchTalk”
  • Early Registration Pricing:
    • To obtain early registration pricing, full payment, or payment guarantee via organization PO (purchase order), must be received by April 17, 2016.
    • If you register before April 17, 2016 and do not pay by April 17, 2016, you will be invoiced at standard registration rates on April 18, 2016.
  • Your seat is not officially held until payment is received in full.
    • If full payment is not received by July 26, 2016 (the day before courses begin), your registration will be canceled and you will not be able to attend courses.

VENUE, TRAVEL INFO AND ACCOMMODATIONS (click):
  • Event Venue:

THE CAROLINA INN
211 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516
(919) 933-2001

  • Travel Info:

Closest airport: Raleigh-Durham Airport (RDU) – www.rdu.com
Transportation and parking overview (click)

THE CAROLINA INN
211 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516
(919) 933-2001

Closest airport: Raleigh-Durham Airport (RDU) – www.rdu.com
Transportation and parking inform

  • Primary Hotel for Sleeping Rooms: The Carolina Inn

Reserve hotel rooms before June 25, 2016.

211 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516
Phone: (919) 933-2001 or 1-800-962-8519

Email: reservations@carolinainn.com
Group Booking Code: 503756

Click for Online Reservations

The QRSI group rate is $ 164.00 per night, plus tax.

Our primary block of rooms at the Carolina Inn is now full.  A secondary block of rooms is available at $ 199 per night. NOTE: There is very limited availability in this block.  Our secondary hotel, listed below, has rooms open. Scheduled transportation to and from the secondary hotel will be provided for you.

  • Secondary Hotel for Sleeping Rooms: Hampton Inn and Suites Chapel Hill/Carrboro (~1 mile from Carolina Inn)

Reserve hotel rooms before June 25, 2016.

370 E Main St #100
Carrboro, NC 27510
Phone: (919) 969-6988

Click for Online Reservations

The QRSI group rate is $ 134.00 per night, plus tax.