ABOUT US

Our Mission

The Institute for Research and Theory Methodologies trains, mentors, supports, and connects students, faculty, and researchers worldwide in qualitative, multi-method, mixed-method, and grounded theory research across disciplines in order to develop methodological expertise.

Our Goals

Our goal is to support the development of methodological expertise and to promote lifelong learning. We do this by providing accessible, high-quality training and mentoring to students, faculty, and researchers worldwide and across disciplines. We support and build communities of researchers who engage in rigorous research that addresses complex issues facing society, organizations, and individuals today.

Our Values

As members of the Institute of Research and Theory Methodologies, we embrace the following core values:

  1. Demonstrate integrity.
  2. Demonstrate methodological expertise through research quality and rigor.
  3. Demonstrate kindness, flexibility, adaptability, and accessibility.
  4. Build relationships and invest in others (a mentor mentality).
  5. Respect diverse perspectives as active and reflective listeners and thinkers.
  6. Give and receive constructive feedback.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Kara Vander Linden

President/Founder

Lisa Goldberg

Secretary

Arleen Satele

Treasurer

Maureen Molinari

Board Member

Cathy Tompkins

Board Member

New Board Member

coming July 1

Position Available

Board Member

Position Available

Board Member

VISITING SCHOLARS, RESEARCHERS, & MENTORS

EMILY CASHWELL

MAUREEN MOLINARI

ELIZABETH KELLOGG

POSITION OPEN

POSITION OPEN

POSITION OPEN

If you are interested in becoming a visiting scholar, researcher, or mentor, contact us at info@mentoringresearchers.org.