Upcoming Events

Introduction to NVivo Webinar

Wednesday, September 20th from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. in ERTC Room 201C Porter Education Building This one-hour webinar by QSR International, the developer of NVivo, will help you navigate the basic features of NVivo 11 and show how it can assist you throughout all stages of the research process.

The webinar will feature how NVivo helps to:
- efficiently organize your literature review
- code literature and interviews
- use queries to uncover potential themes when analyzing data
- gather research findings in a single location
- generate rich visualizations to use in publications or presentations

If you are interested in attending this event please RSVP to Molly Tarter at mstart01@louisville.edu as seating is limited.

View NVivo Webinar Flyer


iRIS/IRB Training Workshop

Ms. Kristyn Singleton and IRB Module Analyst for iRIS from the Human Subjects Protection Program at UofL will be on site facilitating a hands-on workshop for students, faculty, and staff. This workshop is to help users become familiar with the iRIS system and how to navigate the IRB process. Ms. Singleton will be able to answer questions such as: How do I use iRIS? What are some insights into the IRB application process? What are the different types of IRB questions that I may encounter and need to respond to?

We will be hosting two separate sessions in the ERTC of the Porter Education Building.
Tuesday, September 26th 10 - 11a.m.
Wednesday, October 4th 4:30-5:30p.m.

These workshops are designed as stand-alone sessions. Feel free to attend more than one. If interested in attending please RSVP to Molly Tarter at mstart01@louisville.edu

View Training Workshop Flyer


Conference Preparation Faculty Panel

Hosted by the Office of Research and Graduate Studies for CEHD faculty and staff. Panelists provided attendees with tips and tricks of how to get a paper accepted, advice on hoe to effectively navigate a conference, and the do's and don'ts of a great conference presentation.

View Panel Discussion


Qualitative Research Speaker Series:

Find Dr. Kristen Lucas and Mr. Cole Crider’s discussion on Dignity in the Workplace from the Fall 2016 Qualitative Research Speaker Series here.

See Qualitative Research Speaker Series Video

For more information contact christine.payne@louisville.edu or molly.tarter@louisville.edu


Find Dr. Lisa Bjorkman's talk on Ethnography as a Mode of Inquiry from the Spring 2016 Qualitative Research Speaker Series here.

Qualitative Research Series | Dr. Lisa Björkman


Spring Research Conference

The Spring Research Conference is an annual event held by the University of Louisville, University of Kentucky, and University of Cincinnati for CEHD graduate students to showcase their research in a safe and collaborative environment, share ideas on their individual projects and receive feedback. This event also allows participants to network with scholars at the national and regional levels about research collaboration.

The 2018 event will be hosted by the University of Louisville on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the Founder's Union Building on the University of Louisville's ShelbyHurst Campus. Registration for this event will open November 1, 2017. For more information check out the Spring Research Conference website.

Spring Research Conference


Doctoral Student Opening Session

All current doctoral students and departmental faculty are invited to join the CEHD Office of Research and Graduate Studies staff and other CEHD faculty as we welcome new doctoral students. This event provides an overview of CEHD and UofL resources and programs; additional information will be shared during departmental orientation sessions. The 2017 session will be held on August 19th.
Please contact Christine Payne for more information.