Investigating ways of seeing IT research : a tool for facilitating effective research partnerships?
Bruce, Christine & Pham, B. (2001) Investigating ways of seeing IT research : a tool for facilitating effective research partnerships? In 24th International HERDSA Conference : Learning Partnerships, 8-11 July 2001, Newcastle, University of Newcastle, Australia.
Effective research partnerships, both intra- and interdisciplinary, as well as academy-industry partnerships, rely on shared understandings of particular aspects of the research endeavour. Research partnerships are essentially learning partnerships, if we accept the argument that research may be seen as learning at the collective level. This paper establishes the need to investigate information technology (IT) researchers' varying ways of seeing certain aspects of their research world, in order to assist the process of forging effective research partnerships. We analyse the importance of facilitating effective partnerships in IT research, discuss our plan for investigating the collective consciousness of IT researchers, and explain some of the strategies to be used in the investigation.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||information technology research, researchers' collective consciousness, conceptions of research, research partnerships|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Information Systems
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2001 Please consult the authors|
|Deposited On:||08 Sep 2013 23:09|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2013 01:39|
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