Academic and Research Skills

Workshops to develop your research skills

 

Developing a Research Question

Dr. Aletha Harven

In this workshop, you will engage in a conversation about strategies that can help you define your research focus and formulate an effective research question. Dr. Harven will guide you to understand what criteria makes a good research question and what type of methodological approach better fits your problem of investigation.

Tuesday, September 1st

4-5:30pm

https://csustan.zoom.us/j/4153932508  

Formulating and submitting your IRB application

Dr. Aletha Harven

In this workshop you will learn about the importance of the Institutional Review Board at your institution and how you can create a research design that promotes an ethical and careful treatment of research participants and research process as a whole. Dr. Harven will help you understand the IRB application process at Stan State and how to make sure that your study meets the appropiate criteria to be approved.

Thursday, September 3rd 

4-5:30pm

https://csustan.zoom.us/j/4153932508

Reading a Scholarly Article

Dr. Steven Drouin

This workshop will help guide you through locating, reading, and making sense of scholars articles, research reports in particular. We will cover methods for deducing trustworthy of sources, overview the structure of research reports, discuss how to read this unique form of writing, and practice skills for making sense of research reports.  You will leave with a better understanding of research reports and how you can/should utilize them.

October 13, time: 5-6:30pm

Meeting URL: https://csustan.zoom.us/j/96707679406

October 27, time: 7-8:30pm

Meeting URL: https://csustan.zoom.us/j/99175552031

 

Exploring Student Empowerment for Graduate Students

Dr. Cassandra Drake

In this workshop, participants will explore empowerment at the graduate level. This includes identifying key resources, establishing a road map, clarifying a research trajectory and how to navigate and build relationships with faculty and chairs/advisors.

Thursday, Sept 10th

5:00-6:30 PM

Meeting URL: https://csustan.zoom.us/j/99080877678?pwd=cnVob0N2U3BqeFFOWkEvbm5JenJqZz09

Meeting ID: 990 8087 7678   

Entering the publication world as a graduate student

This workshop will examine recommended strategies for planning and writing for publication while working toward your doctoral degree.  

Thursday, Oct 8th

5-6:30 PM

Meeting URL: https://csustan.zoom.us/j/99080877678?pwd=cnVob0N2U3BqeFFOWkEvbm5JenJqZz09

Meeting ID: 990 8087 7678   

Professional networking and using technological tools to maximize your graduate educational experience

This workshop will cover an overview of using tech tools to maximize your graduate educational experience. The topic of using digital spaces for professional networking will be discussed.

Thursday, Sept 19th

5-6:30 PM

Meeting URL: https://csustan.zoom.us/j/99080877678?pwd=cnVob0N2U3BqeFFOWkEvbm5JenJqZz09

Meeting ID: 990 8087 7678