Creative, Independent, Ethical Research


Bio: Dr Helen Kara FAcSS has been an independent researcher since 1999 and an independent scholar since 2011. She writes about research methods and research ethics, and teaches doctoral students and staff at higher education institutions worldwide. Her books include Creative Research Methods: A Practical Guide and Research Ethics in the Real World: Euro-Western and Indigenous Perspectives for Policy Press, and she has written and edited several other books for Policy Press, SAGE and Routledge. She is an Honorary Senior Research Fellow at the University of Manchester and a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences.

Helen is an independent researcher and scholar who specialises in research methods and ethics and teaches doctoral students and ECRs worldwide. You can ask her questions about any ethical or methodological difficulties you are facing with your research; or about options for a part-time or full-time independent research career. She is looking forward to speaking with you!