Webinar: Understanding organizations using ethnographic field methods

Event Type: 
Other Webinar
Date and Time: 
Nov 13, 2018 12:00 pm MST

 

This webinar is part of the Northwest Climate Adaptation Science Center's Social Science Tools for Making Science Actionable webinar series.

This webinar will introduce ethnographic research methods that can be used within participatory research projects to deepen researchers’ understandings of stakeholder decision-making contexts and organization structures.

Presenters:

Alison M. Meadow | Research Scientist, University of Arizona - Institute of the Environment

Dr. Meadow has a background in Environmental Anthropology.  Her research focuses on the process of linking scientists with decision makers to improve the usability of climate science. She also works on several interdisciplinary teams focused on helping natural resource, cultural resource, and emergency managers.

Gigi Owen | Research Scientist, University of Arizona - Institute of the Environment and CLIMAS

Gigi Owen is a social scientist for the Climate Assessment for the Southwest. Her research interests center on connections and interactions between humans and their environments. Gigi is also a Ph.D. candidate in the School of Geography and Development at the University of Arizona.

 

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