CIB Student Chapter
CIB is an international research council providing a global network for international exchange and cooperation in research and innovation in building and construction. The intention of the Deakin CIB Student Chapter is to provide an outstanding platform for researchers to enhance their contribution to knowledge by developing research interests and meaningful exchange between the entire spectrum of architecture, building and construction interests and the global research community.
Higher Degree Research (HDR) - lecture series program
The Deakin CIB Student Chapter is proud to offer the HDR lecture series program. The goal of this program is to allow HDR students to explore the processes of research, and enhance their knowledge of the research steps required to conduct their research. The topics provide 'refreshing' discussion and all HRD students are encourages to participate as this program is of great benefit to all students.
The 2013 program was conducted during the Trimester 2 intra trimester break between 12 and 16 August 2013 and included:
Conceptualizing Research Questions
Presenter: Head of School, Professor Hisham Elkadi
Academic Writing and Literature Review
Presenter: Language & Learning Advisor, Dr Margaret Kumar
PhD Research Methodology Overview (Qualitative & Quantitative)
Presenter: Dr Ursula De Jong
Survey Research (preparation/focus)
Presenter: Dr Simone Leao
Guide to Getting Published
Presenter: Research Librarian, Ms Josipa Crnic