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Volume 5, Number 5 - January 30, 2012

Ronald J. Chenail
Laura Patron, Managing Editor | Adam Rosenthal, TQR Community Coordinator

ISSN 1945-2853

Qualitative Research News and Notes

Is Rapid Ethnography Possible?: A Cultural Analysis of Academic Critiques of Private-Sector Ethnography (Part 2 of 2)

Crowdsourcing Transcription: FromThePage and Scripto

Judge Orders Boston College to Hand over More Oral-History Records

Qualitative Social Work Announces New Editors

2012 Through the Lens of Client Needs

Learning from Social's Influence on Mobile: Applications for Qualitative Research

Making Your Qualitative Data Trustworthy

Yoghurt Projectiles: Food, Protest and Identity in Greece

IxDA Interaction12 Preview: David Malouf's State of Interaction Design: Diverging

Writing Case Studies, Not White Papers

Retail and Anthropology

Art, Video and Client Acceptance

Four Benefits of Transcripts in Qualitative Research

Designing with Local Practitioners

Test myServiceFellow - New Mobile Ethnography Smartphone Application

Researching Digital Media and Social Change: A Theory of Practice Approach

TQR Article of the Week

Resource of the Week

The Unfocused Focus Group: Benefit or Bane?
Nancy K. Franz
Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA

Routledge Innovative Ethnographies Series
Series Editor: Phillip Vannini
Royal Roads University, Canada

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

Forthcoming Edited Book: "Intersectionality and Research in Education" - Call for Chapters (Deadline: February 29, 2012)

The Qualitative Research Consultants Association (QRCA) 2012 "Qually Award" for Excellence in Qualitative Research - Call for Nominations (Deadline: February 6, 2012)

Revisioning Organization Development Project - Call for Change Agents (Deadline: Open)

Revisioning Organization Development Project - Invitation to Researchers to to revision Organization Development (Deadline: Open)

Catalyst: A Social Justice Forum: Themed Issue: "Roads to Reconciliation" - Call for Submissions (Deadline: March 15, 2012)

Previously Announced Open Calls and Conferences

New and Notable Open Access Qualitative Research Articles

Hsiung, P. C. (2012). The globalization of qualitative research: Challenging Anglo-American domination and local hegemonic discourse. Forum: Qualitative Social Research, 13(1), 21. Full Text

Ponti, M. (2012). Uncovering causality in narratives of collaboration: Actor-network theory and event structure analysis. Forum: Qualitative Social Research, 13(1), 11. Full Text

Aldiabat, K., & Clinton, M. (2012). Contextualizing smoking behaviour over time: A smoking journey from pleasuring to suffering. The Turkish Online Journal of Qualitative Inquiry, 3(1), 1-19. Full Text

Aydin, B., & Gönen, I. K. (2012). Listening to students: Modification of a reading program based on the sources of foreign language reading anxiety. The Turkish Online Journal of Qualitative Inquiry, 3(1), 20-35. Full Text

Qualitative Research Employment Opportunities

Assistant Director for Educational Outreach and Research (Baylor University)

Assistant Vice President, Director of Assessment and Institutional Research (Keck Graduate Institute)

Associate CMI Manager - TRESemme (Ben and Jerry's)

Associate Director-Pharmaceutical Qualitative (Scientific Search)

Director of Institutional Research and Strategic Planning (Corinthian Colleges)

Qualitative Project Director (Brainworks)

Research Analyst (Berkeley College)

Research Analyst (The New School)

Research Director (NBCUniversal)

Research Manager (University of Massachusetts)

Senior Design Researcher (Crown Equipment)

Senior Market Research Executive - Qualitative (Lowongan Millward Brown)

User Experience Researcher (eBay)

User Experience Researcher (Groupon)

Online Graduate QR Certificate

TQR Fourth Annual Conference

Summer 2012 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.

"Qualitative Research and Technology" is the theme for TQR2013! Please visit the new conference web site for more details.

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