The event 'Qualitative Phenomenology- one aspect of thought and three components of qualitative research' is designed to support our community of doctoral students and early-career researchers in spotlighting good qualitative practice in research. Our attempt, then, is to consider the broader relevance and applicability of qualitative research by focusing on the researcher's construction of events and situations towards achieving a profound understanding of the research phenomenon.
Central to this, is one aspect of thought and three components of qualitative research. In this light, we are interested in four richly distinct but related workshops:
(a) Workshop 1 locates the field of ethnography. Here, we aim to focus on several complimentary themes that relate to the sources and dimensions of diversity in ethnographic research, the recurrent tensions within the broad ethnographic tradition and the contemporary responses.
(b) Workshop 2 isolates the production of the systematic literature review, since most 'traditional narratives' are perceived to lack thoroughness as genuine pieces of investigatory evidence. We will examine the assumptions and the task of reviewing, which are built into the concept of the systematic review.
(c) Workshop 3 takes up the case study strategy. In this context, we seek to concentrate our understanding on the utility of the case study. The goal is to optimise our understanding of the particularisation of cases rather than generalisations beyond the study.
(d) Workshop 4 examines methods of collecting and analysing empirical data materials.The goal is to ensure that the techniques adopted for collecting and analysing data allows the emergence of rich and valid data findings.
It is our hope that participants are keen to use this event to evaluate the extent to which they can be applied to produce a reliable knowledge stock. Further long these lines, we acknowledge the support and commitment of the experts facilitating the respective sessions: Dr. Stacey Bushfield (Edinburgh Napier University); Dr. Isaac Amoako ( Liverpool John Moores University); Dr. Christian Harrison (University of the West of Scotland); Dr. Frank Nyame-Asiamah (De Montfort University) and Dr. Kingsley Omeihe (Edinburgh Napier University). These scholars would be sharing their expertise and thoughtful understanding of the various perspectives and methods represented in this event.
25th March, 2020
Who Should Attend
Qualitative researchers with an interest in developing their expertise and understanding of ethnography, case studies, systematic literature review and data collection techniques. In particular, the event will be of interest and relevance to doctoral students, early-career and mid-career researchers
Benefits of Attendance
- Increased understanding of participatory methods used to empower research participants and researchers;
- Insights into the broader relevance and applicability of qualitative research;
- An opportunity to explore ways in which evidence-informed systematic literature review might be achieved;
- Develop convincing arguments related to specific qualitative themes;
- Hearing from researchers in management and organisation studies and other social science; disciplines who have applied aspects of qualitative phenomenographic methods in their own research;
- Gain feedback and advice on your research methods/methodology ideas;
- Insights into developing good quality methods/methodology conference paper or journal articles.
Dr. Stacey Bushfield, Edinburgh Napier University.
Dr. Isaac Amoako, Liverpool John Moores University
Dr. Frank Nyame-Asiamah, De Montfort University
Dr. Christian Harrison, University of the West of Scotland
Dr. Kingsley Omeihe, Edinburgh Napier University.
BAM Leadership and Leadership Development SIG
For specific information about this event, please contact the workshop facilitator:
Dr. Kingsley O. Omeihe
Edinburgh Napier University
For general enquiries, please contact Raluca Stroe at the BAM Office on firstname.lastname@example.org or 02073837770
BAM members - Student £10
BAM members - Ordinary £15
Non-BAM members- Students £15
Non-BAM members £30
Booking deadline: 10th of March, 2020
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|BAM Members - Students||£ 10.00|
|BAM Members - Ordinary||£ 15.00|
|Non-BAM Members - Students||£ 15.00|
|Non-BAM Members - Ordinary||£ 30.00|
|Coventry University Staff and Students||£ 0.00|