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June 11, 2013

The Qualitative Report, Vol. 18(23), June 10, 2013

From yesterday’s inbox…  Note the K-12 online learning piece that my doctoral students and I co-authored.

The Qualitative Report
A weekly online journal dedicated to qualitative research since 1990
ISSN 1052-0147

Volume 18(23) – June 10, 2013

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TQR Volume 18 Article 45 TQR Volume 18 Teaching & Learning Article 2
Pictures from an Exhibition… of Online Learning: A Creative Representation of Qualitative Data
Michael Barbour
Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan USA
Jason Paul Siko
Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan USA
Kaye Simuel-Everage
Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan USA
Telling Their Stories: The Use of Autoethnography as an Instructional Tool in an Introductory Research Course
Henrietta Williams Pichon
Northwestern State University, Natchitoches, Louisiana USA

Qualitative Research News and Notes

A Compendium of Teaching and Learning Qualitative Research Revised 2013 Edition – Call for New Additions TQR Mobile and Cloud Qualitative Research Apps Resource Updated: Vesper and Mental Note for iPad
The 15th Conference on Computer-Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis – Methods, Innovations, Practice Releases Keynote Presentation Slides Putting People First: “Experientia Ethnographic Presentation at EPIC London”
QUIRK’S: “Tips for Conducting Qualitative Research with Post-Millennials” QUIRK’S: “Place vs. Space: Three Tools for Turning Shopping into Entertainment”
The Scientist: “Mobile Microscopes: Turning Cell Phones into Basic Research Tools Can Improve Health Care in the Developing World” QUIRK’S: “Considerations in Building a Market Research Community Panel”
GreenBook Blog: “From Socially Intelligent Business to Socially Intelligent Research” GreenBook Blog: “Lessons in Data Integration from my Underwater Basket Weaving Class”
NewQualitativeResearch: “How to Get the Most Out of your Online Qualitative Research” International Journal of Qualitative Research in Services Publishes First Issue
The PRSA-NCC Blog: “Five Elements of a Successful Focus Group” A WINDOW Blog: “Tips from a Traveling Moderator: Facility Faux Pas and Fantastic Finds”
EDUCAUSE Review Online: “Reimagining Learning Tools for Qualitative Research” Chewy Chunks: “Simplicity beyond Complexity: A Journey towards Developing a Storytelling Data Analysis Tool”
Web Resource of the Week TQR Qualitative Research Resources on the Internet
The Centre for Imaginative Ethnography
An independent cyber-collective where experimental and emergent ethnographic methodologies integrate and fuse creative arts, digital media, and sensory ethnography, and where new ethnographic writing is encouraged in teaching, theory, and practice
Please visit TQR Community’s Qualitative Research Resources on the Internet site for more useful sources, sites, books, software applications, and tools including Qualitative Research Web Sites.

New Calls for Conferences and Journals, Training Opportunities, and Funding

19th Qualitative Health Research Conference “Navigating the Diversity of Qualitative Research” – Call for Abstracts (Deadline Extension: June 30, 2013) The 3rd Conference of the Global Congress for Qualitative Health Research: “Holistic Caring in the Global Context: Evidences from Qualitative Health” – Call for Papers (Deadline: July 31, 2013)
National Institute of Justice Research, Evaluation, and Development Project Grants: “Exploratory Research on the Impact of the Growing Oil Industry in the Dakotas and Montana on Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking” – Call for Grant Applications (Deadline: August 5, 2013) Gartner: Ethnography within the Enterprise Research Project – Call for Participants (Deadline: August 30, 2013)
Qualitative Inquiry Special Issue: “Hypermodal Inquiry” – A Call for Papers (Deadline: August 31, 2013) DoD Spinal Cord Injury Qualitative Research Award – Call for Applications (Deadline: October 16, 2013)
Cochrane Qualitative and Implementation Methods Group – Call for Convenors (Deadline: Open) Sense Publishers Teaching Gender Book Series – Call for Feminist Approaches to Research Methods Book Proposals (Deadline: Open)
Sense Publishers: Social Fictions Series – Call for Book Proposals (Deadline: Open) Sense Publishers’ Teaching Race & Ethnicity Series – Call for Book Proposals (Deadline: Open)
Taos Institute WorldShare Books – Call for Submissions (Deadline: Open) Previously Announced Open Calls and Conferences
Online Graduate QR Certificate TQR2014 – Fifth Annual Conference
Fall 2013 admission for the Graduate Certificate in Qualitative Research, a six course, 18 credit hour online program that prepares its graduates to understand and conduct qualitative research, is now open. Courses offered this summer are QRGP 6300 Foundations of Qualitative Research and QRGP 6302 Qualitative Data Analysis I. Classes begin August 26, 2013. The TQR2014 Home Page is now open! The theme for our fifth annual conference is “Qualitative Research Artistry and Craft.” The two-day event will feature over 70 presentations. Registration will open October 1, 2014. Please visit the new conference web site for more details.

Qualitative Research Employment Opportunities

Director, Market Research (Forest Laboratories) Director of Institutional Effectiveness (University of Arkansas)
Director, Qualitative Research (Boutique Market Insights Firm) Manager Research Consultant (Marsh & McLennan Companies)
Market Research Manager Job (Bloomberg) Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist, Sierra Leone (ACDI/VOCA)
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow (Auburn University) Qualitative Research Analyst (Boutique Market Research Firm)
Research Assistant (Motorola Mobility) Research Associate (Harvard University)
Research Associate III (University of Massachusetts – Boston) Research Analyst (Age Wave)
Research Scientist II (Express Scripts) Senior Manager Market Research (Baxter International)

The TQR Community of Nova Southeastern University publishes The Qualitative Report, a peer-reviewed, weekly open access journal. Subscription to TQR is free-of-charge. To unsubscribe please email your request to TQR at

For more information, please contact Ronald J. Chenail, Ph.D.
The Qualitative Report
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314 USA
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Revised: June 10, 2013

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