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iCare: Research Replication and the Binghamton Standard

It is no secret that we are doing great research at Binghamton University and within the College of Community and Public Affairs. We are looking at local impacts on… 692 more words

Research Study Design

Now that my purpose statement and research questions have been established (see graphic below), it is time to move forward with selecting the type of research design that will best answer the questions I am posing. 239 more words


Planning my first article from my PhD research on societal impact

I am currently trying to prepare for my first progression viva which is in June, by getting my methodology chapter into shape for submission in may. 338 more words


Book Review: An Introduction to Qualitative Research Synthesis

Major, C.H. & Savin-Baden, M. (2010) An Introduction to Qualitative Research Synthesis: Managing the Information Explosion in Social Science Research. Abingdon: Routeldge.

Over recent years there has been a valourisation of large-scale, quantitative research from some quarters. 769 more words

Research Design

Cohort & Case-controlled studies: Going forward & backward

Got a clinical problem?  You probably want to solve it with evidence—STRONG evidence.   Click on this link to see one well-accepted hierarchy from strongest #1 to weakest #7… 417 more words

Evidence Based Practice

Teaching Research methods - Some initial reflections

On March 20th, we finally finished teaching a research methods module which is a core element of our MA International Education (MAIE) course. As I outlined in this blog last autumn (here, here and here), I have been working with a colleague in the School of Education to develop a new approach to our research methods course. 1,018 more words

Research Design

The results of my PhD scoping workshop on social impact

As part of my wider Phd research into researcher perspectives on societal impact, I held an initial scoping workshop a couple of weeks ago to further develop my understanding and gather data to inform the writing of my interview questions to be used in later case studies. 706 more words