Five Strategies for Making Interdisciplinary Teams Work

Speakers

Jennifer Goode
Instructor, Department of Technical Communication, Mercer University

Start

January 5, 2021 - 12:00 PM

End

January 5, 2021 - 1:00 PM

Five Strategies for Making Interdisciplinary Teams Work

Tuesday, 5 January 2021 12 Noon to 1:00 PM Eastern time (GMT-5)

Interdisciplinary teams make for great project outcomes, but how do you make these teams work well? This presentation considers a recent successful state research grant project from proposal to completion. The project team was comprised of a digital archivist (librarian), a programmer, a UX researcher, and an instructional designer from three different departments across two organizations. The presentation will cover team formation, team functionality, collaboration tools, reporting mechanisms, project closure, and lessons learned.

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