Past Event

Building and Supporting a Research Agenda within the Scholarship of Advising

February 5-6, 2018


Schedule

Sunday

4:00 - 7:00 pm  |  Registration

Monday

7:30 am - 3:00 pm  |  Registration

8:00 - 9:15 am  |  Welcome & Plenary - The Scholarship of Advising (Track 1 and 2)

This plenary session will address the current state of knowledge in the Scholarship of Advising, including the "lenses" through which research plays a part in academic advising as a profession. Includes overview of:

  • What is a profession? How do academic leaders advance as professionals?
  • Difference between assessment and research
  • Levels of involvement in research (Scholarly Advising through active researchers)
  • Scope of the Research Agenda in advising (impact, context, theoretical bases)
  • Goal-setting exercise for participants

9:15 - 9:30 am  |  Beverage Break - name tag required

9:30 - 10:30 am  |  Spotlight Presentation (separate tracks)

Track 1:

  • Continued discussion of goal setting activity (getting specific)
  • Identifying research questions and areas of inquiry
  • Overview of research designs (social science and humanities

Track 2:

  • Continued discussion of goal setting activity (getting specific)
  • Examination of personnel issues related to workload and institutional climate
  • Begin to discuss uncovering capacity for supporting scholar-practitioners

10:45 am - 12:00 pm  |  Discussion Group Session (separate tracks)

Track 1:

  • Critical Friends Session #1
  • Refining research questions and areas of inquiry

Track 2:

  • Getting specific: Professional development at the unit or institution (process and critical elements)
  • Critical Questions in Academic Advising on Your Campus - Concept mapping related to a research agenda

12:00 - 1:00 pm  |  Lunch - name tag required

1:15 - 2:15 pm  |  Plenary Session - Scholarly Advising (Track 1 and 2)

This plenary will address the concept of "Scholarly Advising" from the framework of "Scholarly Teaching" and the "Scholarship of Teaching and Learning."

2:15 - 2:30 pm  |  Beverage Break - name tag required

2:30 - 3:30 pm  |  Discussion Group Session (separate tracks)

Track 1:

  • Discussion of plenary topic
  • Continued revision of research questions and proposal for scope of study

Track 2:

  • Discussion of plenary topic
  • Continue to address institutional culture and climate for support and what that entails on your campus
  • Work on Action Plan

3:45 - 4:45 pm  |  Plenary Session - Theoretical Underpinnings of Advising

Theoretical frameworks in advising
Humanities-based scholarship
Searching the scholarly literature; organizing resources; being a "critical consumer" of the literature

Tuesday

7:30 - 8:30 am  |  Breakfast - name tag required

8:30 am - 3:30 pm  |  Registration

8:30 - 9:30 am  |  Discussion Group Session (separate tracks)

Track 1:

  • Individual/team work time - literature searches related topics, work on concept map

Track 2:

  • Continued work on Action Plan, discussion and worksheets

9:45 - 10:45 am  |  Plenary Session - The Nature of Evident (Track 1 and 2)

The nature of evidence (data)
Data already available on campus and beyond vs. researcher-generated
Overview of Human Subjects Research requirements

10:45 - 11:00 am  |  Beverage Break - name tag required

11:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  Discussion Group Session (separate tracks)

Track 1:

  • Critical Friends Session #2
  • Processing and refinement of research plan

Track 2:

  • NACADA Core Competencies and career ladders
  • Specific discussions with colleagues across institutions

12:00 - 1:00 pm  |  Lunch - name tag required

1:15 - 2:15 pm  |  Discussion Group Session

"Power Partners" - Identification of collaboration opportunities and resources necessary to support the individual and team action plans
Individual/research team work time

2:15 - 2:30 pm  |  Beverage Break - name tag required

2:30 - 3:30 pm  |  Discussion Group Session 

Presentation of Action Plans

3:45 - 4:45 pm  |  Closing Plenary - Research and the Profession of Advising (Tracks 1 and 2)

The closing plenary will address the concept of the "Profession of Advising" from the framework of the literature base, core competencies, grant opportunities, and formal academic training (graduate programs).


Registration Information

Advising Seminar - Research

Before or On
January 15, 2018

On or After
January 16, 2018

NACADA Member (does not include membership fee)

$475

$590

Non-Member

$575

$690

 


Hotel Information

Plaza Resort and Spa

600 North Atlantic Ave. | Daytona Beach, FL 32118 | 386-267-1604