Dissertation and Thesis Boot Camp

Dissertation/Thesis Boot Camp: What is it?

  • Ten different workshops across the fall & spring semesters: pick what you need!

  • Designed to help master’s and doctoral students make progress in their research journey

  • Supports focused writing time and encourages structure and motivation

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2018-2019 Schedule

"Framing Research Questions; Clarifying Theoretical Orientation and Design", with Dr. Rosa Banda - Session#1

Location and Date: September 15th, 2018 @ GROW (library 220), 12-1:30 pm
Registrationclosed.Click here to watch the video. Handout1,2,3

 "Creating Purpose and Problem Statements; Identifying the Significance of Your Study", with Dr. Joshua Watson - Session#2

Location and Date: Septemer 29th, 2018 @ GROW (library 220), 12-1:30 pm
Registration closedClick here to watch the video. Handout

"Negotiating the IRB Process", by Ms. Rebecca Ballard - Session#3

Location and Date: October 6th, 2018 @ GROW (library 220), 12-1:30 pm
Registration closed. Click here to watch the video. Handout1,2,3,4,5,6.

"Writing Literature Reviews", by Dr. Bethanie Pletcher - Session#4

Location and Date: October 20th, 2018 @ GROW (library 220), 12-1:30 pm
Registration closed. Click here to watch the videoHandout 

"Managing Your Motivation and Your Research Project", by Dr. Yuliana Zaikman - Session#5

Location and Date: November 10th, 2018 @ GROW (library 220), 12-1:30 pm
Register here!

2017-2018 Schedule

"Writing Quantitative Methodology and Results Sections", by Dr. Kamiar Kouzekanani - Session#6

Location and Date: January 27th, 2018 @ GROW (library 220) from 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Registration: ClosedClick here to download pdf file Click here to watch the video

"Increasing the Likelihood of Your IRB Application Acceptance", by Ms. Rebecca Ballard - Session#7

Location and Date: February 17th, 2018 @ GROW (library 220) from 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Registration: ClosedClick here to watch the video Download handouts1 Download handouts2

"Writing Qualitative Methodology and Results Sections", by Dr. Marvarene Oliver - Session#8

Location and Date: March 3rd, 2018 @ GROW (library 220) from 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Registration: Closed. Download handouts

"Turning your Research into Publications", by Dr. Paul Montagna - Session#9

Location and Date: March 24th, 2018 @ GROW (library 220) from 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Registration: ClosedClick here to watch the video Download handouts

"Writing the Discussion Section of Your Research", by Dr. Joshua Watson - Session#10

Location and Date: April 21st, 2018 @ GROW (library 220) from 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Registration: Closed. Download handouts

"Framing Research Questions and Clarifying Theoretical Orientation and Design", by Dr. Stephen Lenz - Session#1

Location and Date: September 23rd, 2017 @ GROW (library 220) from 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Registration: Closed. Click Here to watch the video! Click here to download ppt!

 

 "Increasing the Likelihood of Your IRB Application Acceptance", by Dr. Heather Webb - Session#2

Location and Date: October 7th, 2017 @ GROW (library 220)
Registration: Closed. Click Here to watch the video! Review Levels.doc  IRB Decision tree.pdf IRB presentation slides.pdf
 

"Creating Purpose and Problem Statements and Identifying Significance of Your Research", by Dr. Joshua Watson - Session#3

Location and Date: October 21st, 2017 @ GROW (library 220)
Registration: ClosedClick Here to watch the videoClick here to download ppt!

 

"Presenting Your Research in Professional Venues", by Dr. Kristina Nelson - Session#4

Location and Date: November  4th, 2017 @ GROW (library 220)
Registration: Closed. Click Here to watch the video!! Click here to download ppt!

 

"Writing Literature Reviews", by Dr. Bilaye Benibo - Session#5

Location and Date: November  18th, 2017 @ GROW (library 220)
Registration: Closed. Video coming soon!!