15TH ANNUAL QUALITATIVE RESEARCH SUMMER INTENSIVE

Join us for five days of qualitative research professional development courses and networking opportunities.

Take advantage of a unique opportunity to gain both theoretical and practical understanding of qualitative inquiry.

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

    • 7 new courses, 1 new instructor
    • We are proud to welcome Sally Thorne to our qualitative scholar team

 

 

REGISTER

DETAILS AND INFORMATION

COURSE SCHEDULE (click):
 Monday-Tuesday July 23-24, 2018
TWO-DAY COURSES (9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Analyzing Online Conversations: A Research Framework Trena Paulus
CBPR-Community-Based Participatory Research: Practical Tools and Structures Geni Eng, Melvin Jackson, Alexandra Lightfoot, and Jennifer Schaal
Coding and Analyzing Qualitative Data Johnny Saldaña
New! Designing and Executing Qualitative Data Collection Projects Ray Maietta and Alison Hamilton
New! Foundations of Designing, Conducting and Disseminating Mixed Methods Research Cheryl Poth
Writing Effective Qualitative and Mixed-Methods Research Proposals Margarete Sandelowski
*Participants can choose one of the courses listed in this section
Wednesday July 25, 2018
ONE-DAY COURSES (9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Creating Quality in Qualitative Research
Sarah Tracy
New! Presenting Qualitative Results to Quantitative Audiences 
Alison Hamilton
Synthesizing Qualitative Data Johnny Saldaña
New! Using Qualitative Inquiry to Solve Social Problems
Kevin Swartout
Using Social Media, Software, Mobile Apps and other Digital Tools to Support Qualitative Research
Trena Paulus
New! Writing Appealing Qualitative Research Reports
Margarete Sandelowski
*Participants can choose one of the courses listed in this section
Thursday-Friday July 26-27, 2018
TWO-DAY COURSES (Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; Friday 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.)
Fundamentals of Qualitative Research Johnny Saldaña
Making Claims and Building Theory in Qualitative Inquiry Sarah Tracy
Mixed Methods: Bridging Qualitative and Quantitative Methods and Results Alison Hamilton
Qualitative Analysis: Using the “Sort and Sift, Think and Shift” Toolkit Ray Maietta and Kevin Swartout
New! Qualitative Inquiry: Evaluating and Applying Five Approaches Cheryl Poth
New! Qualitative Research for Applied Practice New ORSI Scholar Sally Thorne
*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 23, 2018 through Thursday, July 26, 2018

  • 9:30 am – classes begin
  • 12:00 pm – 1:20 pm – Lunch
  • 4:00 pm – classes end

Friday, July 27, 2018

  • 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 18, 2018.

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

Standard Registration

Registration and Payment Received By June 25, 2018.

  • $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, 2018.
    • If you register before April 17, 2018 and do not pay by April 17, 2018, you will be invoiced at standard registration rates on April 18, 2018.
  • Your seat is not officially held until payment is received in full.
    • If full payment or payment commitment is not received by July 9, 2018, 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)
RDU Taxi and Rental Car info is available at https://www.rdu.com/ground-transportation/

  • Primary Hotel for Sleeping Rooms: The Carolina Inn

211 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516
Phone: (919) 933-2001 or 1-800-962-8519
Email: reservations@carolinainn.com
Group Booking Code: 628082

Online reservations
Reserve hotel rooms before June 22, 2018

QRSI rate: $174.00 (plus tax) per night – plus parking if applicable
NOTE: The QRSI room rate will be available until June 22, 2018, or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

  • Secondary Hotel for Sleeping Rooms: Hampton Inn and Suites Chapel Hill/Carrboro (~1 mile from Carolina Inn; scheduled transportation to and from the secondary hotel will be provided for you)

370 E Main St #100
Carrboro, NC 27510
Phone: (919) 969-6988
Group Booking Code: QR8

Online reservations
Reserve hotel rooms before June 29, 2018.

QRSI rate: $139.00 (plus tax) per night – plus parking if applicable
NOTE: The QRSI room rate will be available until June 29, 2018 or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.