NACADA Research Symposium

March 19-20, 2017 (just prior to the Region 10 conference)
Phoenix, AZ

Join us for 24 hours of research at the NACADA Research Symposium

Come with Research Ideas — Leave with an action plan.

A few fun facts about the NACADA Research Symposium: 

  • The Purpose of the Symposium is to build a community of scholars. It is open to all those in the academic advising profession.
  • The Program is designed for researchers at all levels who are ready to transform their ideas into scholarly works.
  • The Agenda will include: large group discussions, small group interactions, independent work, and one-on-one time with research mentors.
  • The Participants will receive materials including pertinent articles related to research in advising, among other useful tools.    

Tentative Schedule is:

1:30 - 6:00 p.m  (first day)

Dinner on your own

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (second day)

For more information, please contact: 

Wendy Troxel
NACADA Center for Research at Kansas State University

Registration Information

Registration is now open! Sign up below for only $85 for 24 hours of research! 

Location and Hotel Information

The Research Symposium will be held at the host hotel for the Region 10 Conference:

Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel
50 East Adams Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Room Rate: Traditional Standard Room: Single/Double $161.00. Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 12.75%) in effect at the time of checkout. NACADA has arranged for a block of rooms at the conference rate, but these rooms may sell out before the cut-off date of Friday, February 24, 2017. Reserve your room early!

Reservations: Please call the hotel directly at 1-800-309-8138 and ask for the "NACADA" room block. 

Overflow space:  Ramada Inn




Wendy Troxel, Director
NACADA Center for Research at
Kansas State University 

Craig McGill, Senior Academic Advisor
Dept of English
Florida International University

What others say...

I would highly recommend the Research Symposium for anyone who wants to learn more about conducting research in the advising field. The facilitators are experts, and it doesn't matter if you are experienced or new; they will challenge your mind and abilities! -Jeanette Berger

The research symposium is an intimate, safe environment where you bond with others who are interested in developing research techniques for the purpose our students’ success. The instructors are kind, attentive, supportive and passionate. I had a really wonderful experience that I won’t soon forget! -Craig McGill

Past Research Symposiums

2017 - Phonenix, AZ
2016 - Manhattan, KS
2015 - Indianapolis, IN
2014 - Newport, RI
2013 - New Brunswick, NJ
2012 - Las Vegas, NV
2011 - Knoxville, TN
2010 - Stockton Univ, NJ
2009 - Starkville, MS