Graduate Student Resources

Dissertation Writing Camp
This free event is held for doctoral students at any stage in the dissertation process. These writing camps provide a quiet place for students to write and come together with other doctoral students in the dissertation process. The event is held twice a year once in January and June in rooms 116 and 117 of the Porter Education Building. Please if interested plan to attend all three consecutive Saturday's.

Please contact Taylor Brown for more information.

NVivo Users Group
The CEHD Office of Research and Graduate Studies hosts meetings of interested researchers who would like to learn more about this qualitative data analysis tool. Discussions are informal, and topics of interest are solicited in advance of each meeting. The group gathers as needed in ERTC Room 201C (2nd Floor Porter Building) where the desktops all have NVivo. The group now has a listserv that will be utilized for group communication, to ask questions, and stay connected. If you would like to be added to the listserv group, please contact Taylor at tabrow16 @ .

Graduate Assistant Information

Newly hired graduate assistant? GA's are required to complete "Human Subjects & HIPAA Training (CITI)" and fill out the Attestation and Disclosure form in IRIS. Please check with your supervisors for any additional requirements. For questions, please contact human resources.

Human Subjects Protection Program website

Steps to create an account
** By creating an account, you should be able to view the modules you will need to complete

CITI Registration

University Research Links

Library Resources
The UofL Libraries hold membership in the Association of Research Libraries, the most prestigious library association in North America. The libraries serve as the university's intellectual center, fulfilling the information and research needs of a diverse population on and off campus through collections of more than 2.2 million books, journals, media and microforms, and through access to a myriad of electronic resources.

Information Technology (IT) Resources
UofL offers a wide variety of IT resources and support.

Professional Development
Professional Development is offered through the School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies and through the Delphi Center for Teaching and Learning.

Writing Center
UofL offers assistance with writing skills at the University Writing Center.