IAS Benjamin Meaker Visting Professor Alexander Clark, University of Alberta, Canada

Alexander Clark

Complexity approaches and writing for impact

2 - 16 December 2017

Professor Alex Clark, Associate Dean (Research) is internationally known for his research, leadership and mentorship. He is Board chair of the International Institute for Qualitative Methodology (IIQM) and Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Qualitative Methods.

The purpose of the 2-week Benjamin Meaker Visiting Professorship would be to promote, catalyse and increase research capacity in relation to complex interventions:

During his stay Professor Clark will be hosted by Dr Katrina Turner (Bristol Medical School: Population Health Sciences)

Research events:

4th December, 3.30 - 4.30 pm, Canynge Hall, Room LG:08
Complexity and complexity theory in health services research (Departmental lecture suitable for staff and students)

6th December, 1 - 4 pm, Canynge Hall, Room G:12
Realism and realist theory in health services research (Seminar suitable for staff and students)

11th December, 2 - 3 pm, Canynge Hall, Room G:12
Thinking qualitatively: an introduction (Graduate student seminar)

12th December, 2 - 3 pm, Canynge Hall, Room G: 12
Present your research better (Seminar for staff and students)

14th December, 1 - 4 pm, Canynge Hall, Room G:12
Writing qualitative and mixed method studies for high impact journals (Workshop suitable for staff and students)