Update for week of 30 January 2017

“Transitioning from an Institute of Technology to a Technological University: An Irish case-study” – research survey request

https://martinacoombes.typeform.com/to/D7WDI5 (link to survey)

We are looking for participants for a short online survey (1 minutes duration) on the views of staff from both the Institute of Technology, Blanchardstown and Dublin Institute of Technology on the proposal to transition from a an Institute of Technology to a Technological University. This research is time-bound and the survey will only be open for 2 days. The findings will be presented at the 11th annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference in March 2017.

There is an information leaflet for participants attached to this email and if you would like any additional information please contact the researchers below.

All participation is voluntary and the information from the survey is password protected with no identifying participant information being collected in the survey. All data will be stored on a password protected computer in Dublin Institute of Technology and Institute of Technology, Blanchardstown. As a participant you are free to withdraw at any time, without giving a reason for withdrawing and without affecting your future relationship with either institute.

If you would like some more information on any aspect of this study please contact martina.coombes@itb.ie

 or mary.delany@dit.ie

We both very much appreciate your consideration and participation.

Kind regards

Martina Coombes

Mary Delany