Seminar Series

The Tate Grant and Innovation Center at Western Michigan University offers seminars throughout the year.

Current schedule

Nov. 2, 2017

"Support for Research and Grant Writing at WMU and in CEHD"
Ms. Sarah Pratt
WMU Office of the Vice President for Research
Dr. Jianping Shen
WMU Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
4550 Sangren Hall

Mar. 13, 2018

"Demystifying the Three-Article-Format Dissertation"
Dr. Joseph Kretvics
WMU Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
Dr. Chris Coryn
Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Evaluation
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
3120 Sangren Hall

Schedule archive

March 15, 2016

"Visualizing Qualitative Data"
Dr. Kathleen Langan
WMU Waldo Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
3120 Sangren Hall

Feb. 15, 2016

"Support for Research and Grant Writing at WMU and in CEHD"
Dr. John Risley
WMU Office of the Vice President for Research
Dr. Jianping Shen
WMU Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
3120 Sangren Hall

March 16, 2015

How to Conduct a Meta-Analysis: A Conceptual Introduction
Dr. Chris Coryn, interdisciplinary Ph.D. in evaluation
WMU Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
3120 Sangren Hall

Feb. 10, 2015

Using Existing, Large, National and International Datasets for Empirical Research
Dr. Jianping Shen
WMU Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
3120 Sangren Hall

Nov. 10, 2014

"Strategies for Funding Your Work: How to Build a Grant Portfolio that Feeds Itself"
Dr. Robert Bensley
WMU Department of Human Performance and Health Education
3120 Sangren Hall

Sept. 23, 2014

"Support for Research and Grant Writing at Western Michigan University"
Dr. John Risley
WMU Office of the Vice President for Research
Dr. Jianping Shen
WMU Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
3120 Sangren Hall

May 27, 2014

"Introduction to Dedoose: A Web-based Software App for Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research"
Dr. Eli Leiber
University of California, Los Angeles
3520 Sangren Hall

 March 10, 2014

"Structural Equation Modeling: A Conceptual Introduction"
Dr. Brooks Applegate
WMU Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
3120 Sangren Hall

Feb. 4, 2014

"Computer Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis"
Dr. Jeffrey Jones
WMU Department of Teaching, Learning and Educational Studies
3120 Sangren Hall

Nov. 19, 2013

"Publishing Journal Articles: What we can Learn from an Editor’s Experience"
Dr. Yuanlong Liu
WMU Department of Human Performance and Health Education
3120 Sangren Hall

"Support for Research and Grant Writing at Western Michigan University"
Dr. John Risley
WMU Office of the Vice President for Research
Dr. Jianping Shen
WMU Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
3120 Sangren Hall

March 25, 2013

"Hierarchical Linear Modeling (HLM): A Conceptual Introduction"
Dr. Jessaca Spybrook
WMU Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
3120 Sangren Hall

Feb. 26, 2013

"Conducting Qualitative Data Analyses using NVivo"
Dr. Jeffrey Jones
WMU Department of Teaching, Learning and Educational Studies
3120 Sangren Hall

Jan. 28, 2013

"How Foundations Work: The Case of the ELFES Team of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation"
Dr. Huilan Krenn and Paula Sammons
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
3120 Sangren Hall