SEANET 2019 will be hosted by the Virginia Tech Research Center in Arlington


  • Dr. Alejandro Salado, VT
  • Dr. Cecilia Haskins, ESEP, NTNU/USN


  • Dr. Paul Collopy, UAH
  • Dr. David Broniatowski
  • Dr. Zoe Szajnfarber, GWU

Workshop leaders:

  • Dr. Susan Ferreira, UTA
  • Dr. Larry Strawser, JHU

Virginia Tech Research Center in Arlington
900 N. Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22203

Morning Agenda

Time Topic Speaker
8:30 Continental breakfast, registration, networking All
9:00 Brief Introductions (name, school/program, “working title” for your research) All
9:15 Welcome -- Remarks on SEANET and Doctoral Research, and updates on events and topics of interest to doctoral students SEANET Organizers
9:30 Opening Keynote Prof. Paul Collopy, UAH
10:15 Break
10:30 2nd keynote – the PhD journey – an experience report Dr. David Broniatowski, GWU
11:15 Practical tips for research using non-traditional social-science derived methods – with time for Q&A Dr. Zoe Szajnfarber, GWU
12:00 Lunch
12:37 Intro for Doctoral Research Roundtables - each student participates in each of the 3 guided roundtable discussions related to performing doctoral research (see graphic)

Afternoon Agenda

Time Topic
1:00 Research Roundtables
1:45 Research Roundtables
2:30 Break
2:45 Research Roundtables
3:30 Roundtable Outbrief
4:00 Discussion and Feedback