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SWDTP-Funded Bespoke Qualitative Training Workshops

The Centre for Qualitative Research is running a series of SWDTP-Funded Bespoke Qualitative Training Workshops.

The Centre for Qualitative Research is running monthly online workshops for doctoral researchers funded by the South West Doctoral Training Partnership (SWDTP).

Bringing together academics from across the SWDTP institutions interested in qualitative research, across disciplinary pathways, to collaboratively develop and deliver a programme of bespoke training for SWDTP doctoral researchers.

These SWDTP-Funded Bespoke Qualitative Training Workshops will provide practical and cross-disciplinary qualitative training to SWDTP-funded doctoral scholars and others who are interested in qualitative training, through the collaborative resources of the SWDTP network.

There are two different packages: Main Training Package and Demand Led Sessions.

Main Training Package

The main training package focuses on from planning to product: the process of conducting qualitative research.


This will consist of a series of 7 bespoke online seminars delivered monthly to up to 50 students by collaborators across the SWDTP universities. The session titles are:

1. Where does qualitative research come from?

  • Bryan Clift will run this workshop
  • Date: Tuesday 9 February 2021
  • Time: 1 - 3pm

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2. Planning and designing qualitative research

  • Sarah Morgan-Trimmer will run this workshop
  • Date: Tuesday 23 February 2021
  • Time: 10am - 12pm

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3. Preparing for speaking-based data collection

  • Fiona Spotswood will run this workshop
  • Date: Tuesday 16 March 2021
  • Time: 10am - 12pm

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4. Conducting, improving, and refining interviews and focus groups

  • Sheree Bekker will run this workshop
  • Date: Tuesday 20 April 2021
  • Time: 10am - 12pm

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5. Analysing interview and focus group data

  • Olivia Brown will run this workshop
  • Date: Tuesday 25 May 2021
  • Time: 10am - 12pm

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6. Evaluating qualitative research

  • Svetlana Cicmil will run this workshop
  • Date: Thursday 3 June 2021
  • Time: 2pm - 4pm

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7. Series conclusion: drawing together the process from planning to product

  • Julie Gore will run this workshop
  • Date: Wednesday 30 June 2021
  • Time: 10am - 11:30am

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This package is intended to be attended as a whole.

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Registration for the main training package has closed.

A link to join each session will be sent out to registered attendees closer to the event.


Demand-Led Qualitative Innovations Sessions

These sessions will provide a deeper and more theoretical exploration of qualitative methods.


The demand led sessions will consist of 5 stand-alone Demand-Led Qualitative Innovations sessions, delivered on a monthly basis, between March and July, to up to 300 students online. The session titles are:

1. Collecting Qualitative Data using Digital Methods

  • Rebecca Whiting and Katrina Pritchard will run this webinar
  • Date: Thursday 25 March 2021
  • Time: 2 - 4pm

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2. Considerations for engaging in open research and secondary analysis of qualitative data

  • Katherine Tamminen will run this webinar
  • Date: Tuesday 13 April 2021
  • Time: 2pm - 4pm

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3. Participatory Action Research

  • Joanna Howard will run this webinar
  • Date: Wednesday 19 May 2021
  • Time: 1pm - 3pm

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4. Using Visual Research Methods in Organisation Studies

  • Harriet Shortt will run this webinar
  • Date: Tuesday 15 June 2021
  • Time: 2pm - 4pm

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5. Narrative Inquiry in Organisation Studies and Management Research

  • Katharina Chudzikowski and Stefanie Gustafsson will run this webinar
  • Date: Monday 5 July 2021
  • Time: 10am - 12pm

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