Daily Archives: October 20, 2010

Social and Behavioral Scientists: Register now for Tuesday research workshop

There’s still time to sign up for the half-day workshop on research in the social and behavioral sciences.  The session will be held next Tuesday, October 26, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Fort IRC, Room 410.  Researchers should register at http://www.ncat.edu/~divofres/services/training.php.

Space is limited — registration will be cut off at 40, so please register right away.

Topics will include:  Why research in this area is important — especially now. What currently is happening in the field.  How to combine and integrate social and behavioral science research across disciplines and within community engagement.  Research methods, proposal development, and managing research projects in the social and behavioral sciences.

Dr. Sharon Cook of Social Work will be among the presenters.  Other presenters are from UNC-Chapel Hill and Wake Forest.

For more information, contact Nora Shively, Office of Research Services, 334-7995, x2316, nmshivel@ncat.edu.

Where are all the Aggie bloggers?

Well, here’s one: Professor Joseph Stephens’ “meta-meta-cognition” blog. Good stuff from the Psych Department.

http://professorstephens.wordpress.com/

There must be more.  If you’re an Aggie blogger or know where to find one, let us know!