Research Methods with Diverse Racial and Ethnic Groups: Sample Course Schedule

Monday

7:45 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Breakfast and registration
8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Archival Research and Secondary Data Analysis with Culturally Diverse Populations
Brent Donnellan, Michigan State University
David Thomas
, Resource Center for Minority Data
12 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Lunch on your own
1:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Qualitative Research Methods with Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups
Sumie Okazaki, NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education & Human Development

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Team projects
6:30 p.m.- 8 p.m.

Group dinner at the Kellogg Center

Tuesday

8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. Breakfast
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Evaluating Measurement Equivalence of Research Measures
Neal Schmitt, Michigan State University
12 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Lunch on your own
1:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Capturing Culture & Context in Community Research: Toward Methodological Pluralism in Psychological Inquiry
Joseph Gone, University of Michigan

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Team Projects
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. Group dinner out

Wednesday

8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. Breakfast
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Integrating Social Class Measurement into Racial and Ethnic Minority Psychology Research
Matthew Diemer, Michigan State University
12 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Lunch on your own
1:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Culture and Neuroscience: Methodological Strategies
Joan Chiao, Northwestern University

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Group Photo, Team Projects
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Group dinner at the Kellogg Center

Thursday

8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. Breakfast
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Aging Research with Diverse Racial and Ethnic Groups
Jeannette Johnson, National Institute of Aging
12 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Lunch on your own
1:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Genomic Research in Ethnic Minority Communities
Vivian Ota Wang, Rockville, Md.
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. NIH Applications: K Awards and Beyond (Jeannette Johnson)
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Farewell banquet out

Friday

8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. Breakfast
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Methodologies for Investigating Treatment Outcomes with Culturally Diverse Populations
Frederick Leong, Michigan State University
12 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Lunch on your own
1:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Participants presentation of their team research projects/Course Evaluations

Notes:

The team project time will be a structured opportunity to interact with course faculty and classmates to plan and initiate research projects based on using your own dataset or secondary analysis of archival datasets.

The group dinners, included in the ATI registration fee, will be an informal opportunity for participants to network and socialize with faculty and other participants. The cost of group breakfast and a mid-afternoon coffee/tea break each day (provided in the classroom) are also included in the registration fee.

 

2011 ATI participants at the closing banquet.

2011 ATI participants at the closing banquet.