Invitation to Participate: 2015 RM Division Consortium

Research Methods Division 2015

Doctoral Student and Early Career Faculty Consortium

With support from Center for the Advancement of Research Methods & Analysis (CARMA)

Overview: The consortium is a virtual, real-time, and participative opportunity to interact with leading scholars and methodologists across three perspectives: macro-quantitative, micro-quantitative and qualitative. The timeline of the consortium is provided below.

May 27

Hints and Tips for Managing Large Research Projects / Dissertation

June 3

When and How to Learn New Methods

June 10

Hot Topics

Micro-quantitative topic: Meta-analysis

Qualitative topic: Video methods

Macro-quantitative topic: Endogeneity

June 17

How to Address Typical Methodological Reviewer Comments

June 24

Clearing the Publishing Hurdle: Ask the Editors

August 8

RMD social event for all participants and panelists

Panelists: James LeBreton, Brian Boyd, Hettie Richardson, Jeff Edwards, Lisa Schurer Lambert, Paul Spee, Herman Aguinis, Pamela Barr, and many more!

 Key Benefits: (1) Opportunity to learn from and interact with leading scholars and methodologists; (2) all sessions (except the social event) occur outside of the AOM conference time frame; (3) online participation; and (4) no rule limiting the number of participants per school for this consortium (e.g., we may accept multiple doctoral students and faculty members from the same program).

 Who Can Apply? (1) Individuals interested in deepening expertise in research methodology; (2) doctoral students who have successfully passed comprehensive exams; and (3) junior faculty seeking professional development. All participants will require a computer and a good internet connection.

 Do I Need to Be a Methods Researcher to Participate? No! The consortium is open to researchers of all areas who wish to strengthen and develop their methodological skills. If you are not currently a member of the RM Division, you can add an additional division membership on the Academy of Management website for only $11.

 How to ApplySubmit your CV, a short bio (less than one page) that includes any specific interests in research methods, and, for doctoral students, a letter of faculty support to Karen Jansen ( by April 17, 2015.

Consortium Coordinator and Qualitative Track Chair – Karen Jansen
Macro Track Chair – Todd Alessandri
Micro Track Chair – Kris Byron
CARMA – Larry Williams
Student Representations: Harry Joo, Jonathan Keeney, Yihao Liu