Foundations of Research Design

July 16-16, 2024
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July 16, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. ET

Pricing: $225/$325 (members/nonmembers) 

This workshop teaches the basic principles of designing a research project in the context of higher education. We explore quantitative, qualitative, and mixed method research designs and methodologies as well as sampling and data collection techniques. We also discuss limitations and advantages to different research designs with a focus on selecting the correct design for the research problem. 

As a result of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Identify a research project, draft appropriate research questions, and identify its research design.
  • Articulate the differences between quantitative, qualitative, and mixed method research designs.
  • Understand real-world constraints on the selection of an appropriate research design.
  • Understand data collection, sampling techniques, and reliability and validity measures related to research designs.


  • 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET workshop 
  • 1–2 p.m. ET lunch break
  • 2–4 p.m. ET workshop 


  • Space is limited to 25 participants per workshop. Seating is allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. 
  • Each registration grants workshop access to one participant. 
  • Registration closes July 14 at 11:59 p.m. ET or when seating capacity is reached.


  • If you have any special needs addressed by the American with Disabilities Act, please contact the AIR Education Team at 850-385-4155 or email

About Foundations Workshops Cancellation Policy Terms and Conditions

Program Name: Foundations Workshops
Event Type(s): Virtual Workshop
Experience Level: Beginner
Length of Event: 5 hours
Date(s): July 16-16, 2024
Cutoff Date: Jul 14, 2024