Instructors: Abby Boytos & Andrew Zaman

The purpose of the Craft of Research course is to provide students with additional education and training in research and related processes, supplement the guidance received through research team projects, as well as to prepare them for SPIRE-EIT REU milestones.

Book: The Craft of Research

Week 1: Introduction to Research

Week 2: Theory, Problem Statements, and IRBs

Week 3: Literature Review and Reading the Results Section

Week 4: Methodology and Open Science Framework

Week 5: Results, Figures, and Presenting Data

Week 6: Discussion & References

Week 7: How to Make a Poster

Week 8: Research Paper Drafts & Revisions

Week 9: Practice Poster Talks


Additional Resources:

IRB Resources:

Plagiarism Resources:

Research Writing Resources:

Poster Resources: