DATE

Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018

TIME

11:30AM-12:45PM

LOCATION

Kuykendall 106 Events Room

SERIES

Research Matters

Sponsored by:

Center for Teaching Excellence
The University of Hawai’i Sea Grant College Program

Faculty Leaders in Place-Based Research

Presented by:
Davianna McGregor
Ethnic Studies,
Director, Oral History Institute
Luciano Minerbi
Urban and Regional Planning,
Matsunaga Institute for Peace & Conflict Resolution Public Policy Center
Jo-Ann Tsark
Project Director, ʻImi Hale Native Hawaiian Cancer Network


Place-based research is especially important in the Hawaiian Islands where communities have deep cultural, ecological, spiritual, and social ties to place. This workshop will feature a panel of UH Faculty recognized as leaders in place- based research across diverse disciplines. Panel discussion will focus on the importance of place-based research in the Hawai‘i context as well as the panelists’ personal experiences designing and implementing place-based research initiatives.

This workshop is the first in a three part series providing professional development around best practices for building and sustaining long- term relationships between researchers and community.


Beverages will be provided. Please feel free to bring your own lunch.

Please register as space is limited.

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