Lynn Jamieson

National Centre for Research Methods

Professor Lynn Jamieson is a professor in sociology at the University of Edinburgh, Co-director of the Centre for Research on Families and Relationships and member of the ESRC National Centre for Research Methods Senior Leadership Group. She is also a fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences and the Royal Society of Edinburgh, co-editor of the Palgrave Macmillan series, Families and Intimate life and of the journal, Families Relationships and Societies. Her methodological publications include 2011 Jamieson, Lewis, Simpson (eds) Researching Families and Relationships: Reflections on Process London, Palgrave.

National Centre for Research Methods panel on ‘Methodological Innovations in Generating and Reusing Qualitative Data’

In this panel session, qualitative researchers working in NCRM, based at the Universities of Southampton and Edinburgh, will present their separate and collaborative work.  They will discuss new and emerging methodological approaches and innovative techniques in generating and reusing qualitative data – from the implications for rapport in using Skype to conduct in-depth interviews, and researching ‘liveable lives’ in a public space, to conducting secondary data analysis with large volumes of qualitative data from several archived qualitative studies while retaining qualitative integrity. Read more >>