Think Twice: Secondary Data Analysis
Jan. 29, 2016
144 Mabel Lee Hall
The strategic utilization of existing data provides researchers with unique opportunities. Investigators can apply creative analytical techniques to data that have already been amassed to answer novel research questions. Our conversation brings together researchers with common interests in utilizing secondary data analysis to share experiences, questions and possible directions.
Strength in Numbers: Team-Based Scientific Research
March 11, 2016
Nebraska Union, Colonial B
Co-sponsor: Enhancing Lives via Interdisciplinary Translational Science Initiative
Team-based scientific research is a collaborative, interdependent, interdisciplinary team approach that involves multiple investigators in the research process. Team-based scientific research is increasingly seen as a critical feature of social-behavioral research and a required aspect of many funded projects. In this conversation, investigators will learn more about team-based scientific research, including its strengths, opportunities and challenges.
Global Perspectives: International Research
April 29, 2016
Nebraska Union, Centennial Room
CYFS is partnering with:
Child, Youth and Family Studies' International Family Studies Symposium (For those interested in attending the full two-day symposium, please register here).
Conducting research in the global context unveils a host of opportunities and challenges. In this session, researchers will hear from featured speaker, Dr. Bahira Trask, who is a leading scholar in international family research and will discuss the globalization of families. This will be followed by open group discussion focused on methods, approaches and experiences related to international research.