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A Geographer, a Sociologist, and a Historian Walk into a …: Comparing Approaches to Research

October 7 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Each academic discipline takes a different approach to what is considered appropriate research methods, what counts as data, and how to conduct and report research findings. Join us for a roundtable discussion to learn about how a Geographer, a Sociologist turned Political Scientist, and a Historian think about these issues and the advice they have to offer students at all stages of their research projects. Bring your questions about fieldwork, data-theory connections, interviews, data sets, surveys, etc. 

Participants:

Banu Gokariksel, Professor, Geography and Chair, Global Studies 

Robert Jenkins, Teaching Professor, Political Science 

Uffe Bergeton, Associate Professor, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies 

Moderator: Erica Johnson, Teaching Professor, Global Studies 

Snacks and coffee will be provided. 

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Date:
October 7
Time:
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Venue

3024 FedEx Global Education Center
301 Pittsboro St
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States