2nd -4th June 2021, Nairobi, Kenya
Main Facilitator, Prof.Brigitte Smit, PhD
ATLAS.ti 8 is a software package suited to the management and analysis of qualitative data. The aim of the workshop is to encourage the effective use of some of the most important tools available in the software for analysis of empirical data.
An introduction to computer assisted qualitative data analysis software (CAQDAS)
Principles of computer-assisted analysis
Concepts and architecture of ATLAS.ti 8 or 9
Documents, quotations, codes, memos, comments in ATLAS.ti
Brigitte Smit (PhD, MEd Cum Laude, BEd(HONS), BA(Ed), University of Pretoria) currently holds the position of Visiting Professor at the University of Johannesburg, and Assistant Adjunct Professor at the University of Alberta, Canada. Brigitte is a twice National Research Foundation Rated Researcher, a Senior Accredited Professional Trainer of ATLAS.ti, a Member Scholar of the International Institute for Qualitative Methodology, University of Alberta, Canada, and former Research Professor in the Department of Educational Leadership and Management, at the University of South Africa (UNISA). Her research focuses mainly on qualitative research methodology, female leadership and relational ethics. She serves on nine national and international editorials boards and has published in national and international journals, including Qualitative Inquiry, Studies in Higher Education, and the Australian Educational Researcher. She is a recipient of the 2009 Outstanding Reviewer Award: American Educational Research Journal: Social and Institutional Analysis. In 2015, she received the Research Medal of Honour, from the Education Association of South Africa, and the Leadership in Research Women’s Award, from UNISA. She serves as a Co-Editor of the International Journal of Multiple Research Approaches, together with the Editor-in-Chief, Prof Dr Tony Onwuegbuzie and as Editor (Africa) for the International Journal of Qualitative Methods, along with the Editor-in-Chief, Prof Linda Liebenberg.