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Eagle QuaRC: Eagle Qualitative Research Community

QuaRC Logo PNGAbout Eagle QuaRC

Our purpose is to establish a campus-wide, interdisciplinary group of faculty and students who are interested in broadening their knowledge and application of qualitative methods and analytical techniques. Eagle QuaRC hosts workshops and lectures to help both novice and advanced qualitative researchers hone their skills and network with other qualitative researchers on the Georgia Southern campus. Eagle QuaRC also strives to provide a forum to showcase the work of qualitative researchers.

Steering Committee Members (from left to right):

Dr. Tracy Linderholm – COE (

Dr. Raymona Lawrence – JPHCOPH (

Dr. Nikki DiGregorio, Co-Chair – CHHS (

Dr. April Schueths, Co-Chair – CLASS (

Dr. Pamela Wells- COE (

Dr. Bob Lake, Co-Founder – COE (

Dr. Michael Cuellar (not pictured) – COBA (

Christopher Pugh – Eagle QuaRC Graduate Assistant (

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Membership Details

Thank you for your interest in Eagle QuaRC! Membership is open to all Georgia Southern Faculty, Staff, Administrators, and Students!

The benefits of membership include:

  • Broadening your knowledge & application of qualitative methods
  • Networking with other researchers interested in qualitative research across campus
  • Participating in workshops and lectures with faculty & outside research experts
  • Showcasing your qualitative research

To join, simply complete the membership form below and you’ll be updated regarding on-campus qualitative research events. Be sure to check our website often for news and information related to qualitative research, conferences, and events as well. For additional information, please email us at or contact any one of your Eagle QuaRC Steering Committee members.

New Member Form

Membership Form – Sign up as an Eagle QuaRC member here!
Membership List – See who our members are!

Conferences, Calls, and Events

Dr. Meca Williams-Johnson (COE) delivers a presentation at the 2012 Eagle QuaRC Fall Symposium.

IMG_4031Dr. Amelia Davis & Dr. Trena Paulus network at the 2015 QuaRC Symposium


Dr. Samuel Adeyeye exploring digital tools at the 2015 QuaRC Symposium 

Upcoming Qualitative Conferences and Open Calls

Georgia Southern Research Symposium held Saturday, April 16. Registration Link:

International Summer School on Grounded Theory and Qualitative Methods – Call for Applicants (Deadline: April 15, 2016)

Call for Papers, Special Issue of Qualitative Inquiry “Reclaiming” Disability in Critical Qualitative Research (Deadline: May 15, 2016)

50th Anniversary of the Model Minority Stereotype – Call for Articles (Deadline: June 2016)

Leisure Sciences on Popular Leisure in a Digital Age – Call for Papers (Deadline: August 31, 2016 )

Call for Papers, Special Issue of Qualitative Inquiry “Reclaiming” Disability in Critical Qualitative Research (Deadline: May 15, 2016)

Art/Research International: A Transdisciplinary Journal – Call for Submissions and Reviewers(Deadline: Open)

Studies in Educational Ethnography – Call for Volume Proposals(Deadline: Open)

Urban Education Studies Series – Call for Book Proposals(Deadline: Open)

Taos Institute World Share Books – Call for Submissions (Deadline: Open)

Palgrave Studies In Play, Performance, Learning, and Development – Call for Proposals (Deadline: Open)

She Ji: The Journal of Design, Economics, and Innovation – First Call for Papers (Deadline: Open)

The 21st annual Qualitative Health Research Conference – Call for Registration

University of Phoenix School of Advanced Studies’ Center for Leadership Studies and Educational Research Study: “Published: A Grounded Theory of the Nature of Successful Peer-Reviewed Publication for Mid-Career Scholar” – Call for Research Participants(Deadline: Open)

Survey on Technology Use in Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research – Call for Participation

2016 dmi:Academic Design Management Conference (ADMC16) – Call for Participation (Opens early December)

Creative Writing for Academics with Kip Jones 19th & 20th February Bournemouth UK

International Journal of Qualitative Methods – Call for Papers

Virtual Bookshelf

Check out our virtual bookshelf for books we recommend related to qualitative research! Have a book you recommend? Send it to us {} and we’ll add it to the list!

Qual Books Recommended by Eagle QuaRC!

Special Journal Issue!

Cultural Studies <=> Critical Methodologies, December 2014; Vol. 14, No. 6

Special Issue: Critical Arts-Based Research – Available electronically through Georgia Southern Library!

Webinar Training

Check out these great qualitative webinars offered through the International Institute for Qualitative Methodology (IIQM) at the University of Alberta! There are even resources available for past webinars. Click on the schedule below for more information. A great resource!

Last updated: 4/2/2018

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