It is the purpose of an Institutional Review Board (IRB) to ensure the protection of human subjects who participate in research studies, and to ensure adherence to federal, state, and local regulations. One of the most common questions asked by doctoral students preparing their dissertation is, “What criteria must be met for IRB approval?” Here […]
FIND THE RIGHT JOURNAL Getting published in a reputable, high-impact academic journal is imperative for an academic job candidate. If you’re not published, you simply won’t be competitive compared to candidates who have had several published papers. It is important that you find the right journal for your dissertation. Familiarize yourself with the requirements of […]
Research methods can be classified in two different categories – quantitative and qualitative. We looked at the former method in the past, so it’s time to shine some light on the qualitative method and how it fits into your dissertation or scholarly research that you’re performing. While quantitative research requires the collection of numerical data, […]
Disorders of the brain – those “unseen diseases” – affect many millions of Americans from all walks of life. The men and women of the Armed Forces are not immune, with many returning from combat with some form of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI), Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), or other forms of combat exposure. These […]
Quantitative research, according to Aliaga and Gunderson (2000), is “explaining phenomena by collecting numerical data that are analyzed using mathematically based methods (in particular statistics).” It’s a formal, objective, and systematic process, and it’s one that is absolutely integral to scholarly and professional research.
This is a companion blog to “Communicating Your Professional and Scholarly Work with the Media,” part of the Culture of Research & Education (C.O.R.E.) webinar series. The true power of scholarly research is realized when it is exposed to the general public. If you’re presented with an opportunity to discuss your research with the media, […]
Dr. David Nadler earned a Ph.D. in Health Sciences degree from Trident, graduating in 2013. According to David, obtaining a doctorate was integral to his career for a number of reasons. In addition to teaching at the university level, scholarly research was something that was key to him as he grew as a professional. Currently, […]
Compassionate commitment – one of Trident’s two Pillars of excellence – is exhibited by its dedicated faculty and staff on a daily basis. It’s not just a mindset or attitude, but it’s a way of serving a student population who is focused on practical goals and transferrable skills.