11th Annual McKnight Summer Research & Writing Institute (SRWI) 2017
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INSTITUTE SUGGESTED RESOURCES:
For all Institute participants, the FEF has compiled a bibliography of suggested resources on research and writing journal articles, dissertation proposals/prospectuses, dissertations, and grant proposals. Click here for the resource list.
WORKSHOPS & PRESENTATION MATERIALS
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MONDAY, 7/24/17
9:00-10:30 a.m.
USF CUTR 202
The Realities of Getting Published, Part I: A Focus on Developing the Attributes of a Prolific Writer
Dr. Thomas Joiner, Robert O. Lawton Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Florida State University
10:45-11:45 a.m.
USF CUTR 202
Copyrights & Responsibilities: The Scholar’s Powers & Duties as Author under U.S. Copyright Law
Lyra Logan, Esq., Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Florida Education Fund
Links to Web Site References
12:00-1:45 p.m.
USF CUTR 202
Lunch & Presentation
The Realities of Getting Published, Part II: A Focus on Refereed and Non- Refereed Journal Articles

Dr. Mildred Maldonado-Molina, Associate Professor, Health Outcomes & Policy, and Director, Health Outcomes & Policy Training and Education, University of Florida
2:00-3:15 p.m.
USF CUTR 202
“Demystifying the Writing Process: Dissertation Writing Mechanics & Writing to Publish”
Dr. Elizabeth Metzger, Associate Professor, University of South Florida
Dr. Vernetta Williams, Visiting Professor, University of South Florida
TUESDAY, 7/25/17
9:00-10:30 p.m.
USF CUTR 202
Writing for Dissertations & Publications in STEM Fields
Dr. Rangachar Kasturi, Douglas W. Hood Professor, Computer Science & Engineering, University of South Florida
Speaker Presentation
10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
USF CUTR 202
From Manuscript to Publication: An Introduction to Scholarly Publishing
Dr. Patrick Mason, Professor of Economics & Director, African American Studies Program, Florida State University
12:30-1:45 p.m.
USF CUTR 202
Lunch & Presentation
The Realities of Getting Published, Part III: The Nuts and Bolts of Placing Your Work with a Scholarly Press
Dr. Carey C. Newman, Director, Baylor University Press
Additional Materials:
2:00-4:00 p.m.
USF CUTR 202
The NSF Grant Writing Workshop
Dr. Diane Allen-Gipson, Assistant Professor, College of Pharmacy, University of South Florida
Speaker Presentation
Additional Materials:
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WEDNESDAY, 7/26/17
8:30-10:30 a.m.
USF ENB 116
“SPSS (Statistical Package for Social Sciences) Workshop”
Dr. Marvin Dawkins, Professor, University of Miami
8:30-10:30 a.m.
USF ENB 228
“Stata Software Workshop”
Dr. Patrick Mason, Professor of Economics & Director, African American Studies Program, Florida State University
10:45-12:15 p.m.
USF CUTR 202
Essentials for Dissertation Research & Writing in the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Part I:
Dr. Marvin Dawkins, Professor, University of Miami
2:00-4:00 p.m.
USF CUTR 202
Essentials for Dissertation Research & Writing in the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Part II:
Dr. Marvin Dawkins, Professor, University of Miami