September – October: literature review, develop detailed methods, including data collection tools, surveys and focus group scripts
October – November: submit IRB
November – early December: Plan for logistics to distribute surveys and conduct focus groups
January – March: (following IRB approval) Data collection, preliminary analysis
March – April: complete data analysis, prepare summary report for internal stakeholders, identify potential audiences for external dissemination (presentations & publications)
April – May: Prepare manuscript(s) and submit for publication
Please Note: The publication process is often lengthy and will likely extend beyond the 2019-2020 academic year. Formal, professional presentations are also likely to occur the following year 2020-21.