9 INTERNATIONAL QUALITATIVE RESEARCH CONFERENCE 2019
17th - 19th October 2019
Bangi Resort Hotel, Selangor Malaysia
"APPROACHES IN QUALITATIVE RESEARCH: REDESIGNING THINKING"
*SUBJECT TO APPROVAL
Pre-Conference Workshop 17th October 2019, Thursday
Workshop 2: The changing role of the researcher: from collector to creator of data.
Professor Carol Grbich
This workshop will examine the paradigmatic and methodological changes that have occurred in qualitative research over time and the variety of positions this now allows the researcher to choose amongst.
Two major areas will provide a focus for exploring this change: data collection and data presentation and participants will have the opportunity to explore the different approaches that are currently available.
The Changing role of the researcher – from collector to creator of data.
This workshop will address the changing role of the researcher from two aspects:
Collection of data
and Presentation of data
Regarding data collection, and following an examination of trends in the field, participants will have the opportunity to link various researcher positions with research designs and data collection strategies.
Regarding data presentation, and following an examination of current trends in graphics, textual and visual options, participants will have the opportunity to explore creative possibilities for data display.