Workshop: Mastering the Essentials of Grounded Theory

The Centre for the Study of Lifelong Language Learning, at Kellogg College, is offering this opportunity to improve your qualitative research skills.

Professor Gregory Hadley, Visiting Fellow at Kellogg College, and author of Grounded Theory in Applied Linguistics Research: A Practical Guide (Routledge, 2017), will facilitate this extended online workshop (27 June – 8 July 2022). The session is ideal for graduate students, supervisors, and researchers new to qualitative research methods, and will equip you with greater confidence and understanding when using this methodology.

At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

Understand the philosophies, purposes and practices of Grounded Theory methodology
Analyse data using open, focused, and theoretical coding
Present and defend their findings
Assess the quality of your research as well as other grounded theory projects
A Certificate of Completion will be provided
Early registration is recommended as places are limited. After you have registered your interest, you will receive further information about payment and participation.

Deadline for registration: 22 June 2022

To register your interest please email the organiser, Gregory Hadley at