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Emerging Scholars Roundtable: Research in the Contemporary Moment (June 23, 2022)

Wonn tab pou Chèchè Emèjan: Rechèch nan Moman Aktyèl

Table ronde des chercheur.es émergent.es : La recherche dans le contexrte contemporain




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Thursday, June 23, 2022

2:00-3:30pm EDT (11:00am PDT, 1:00pm CDT, 8:00pm CET)

The Emerging Scholars Committee of the Haitian Studies Association (HSA) invite you to participate in our series of mentorship activities where we will reflect on key topics and issues for emerging scholars.

In June, we will discuss research in the contemporary moment including questions of ethics, methods, and logistics.

The moderated discussion will be bilingual (English/Haitian Creole) without translation and followed by language-specific and disciplinary affinity break out groups.


  • Mark Schuller, Presidential Research Professor of Anthropology and Nonprofit and NGO Studies at Northern Illinois University and affiliate at the Faculté d’Ethnologie, l’Université d’État d’Haïti
  • Magalie Civil, Étudiante au doctorat en sociologie/PhD student in sociology, Faculté des Sciences Sociales/Faculty of Social Sciences, Université d’Ottawa/University of Ottawa
  • Cécile Accilien (moderator), Professor of African and African Diaspora Studies, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies, Kennesaw State University

Resources shared during the event:

  1. A crowdsource document for funding resources for graduate students
  2. Link to the research methods document that Mark Schuller shared