Scale Development and Adaptation Project for Researchers
A TÜBİTAK project will be carried out under the execution of Prof. Dr. Salih Çepni in order to minimize the technical and academic mistakes in the scientific studies in the field of educational sciences,. In the project, doctoral students will be taught "scale development and adaptation" by experts of the field.
Academicians who are continuing their doctoral studies throughout the country will be trained for scale development, adaptation and meta-analysis with the project called "A Cultural Journey to Scale Development and Adaptation with Field Experts II", which will be held for the second time this year under the execution of Prof. Dr. Salih Çepni
Thanks to the project initiated with an understanding that reasearches involve technical and academic mistakes due to lack of knowledge in the field of scale development and adaptation, future mistakes are expected to be minimized. The project will focus on scaledevelopment, adaptation and meta-analysis, which are important in international literature, and how these processes are implemented and how to use programs like SPSS, LISREL, AMOS, CMA. In the project; it is aimed that the academicians who do a doctorate in the field of educational sciences improve their knowledge and skills for scale development, adaptation and meta-analysis and gain a positive perspective on scientific research.
Within the scope of the project, expert academicians from different universities will give training. Prof. Dr. Ahmet Doğanay, Prof. Dr. Engin Karadağ, Prof. Dr. Eyüp Artvinli, Prof. Dr. İsmail Önder, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Sözbilir, Prof. Dr. Nuran Bayram, Prof. Dr. Salih Çepni, Prof. Dr. Şener Büyüköztürk, Prof. Dr. Yaşar Özbay, Assoc. Dr. Berna Cantürk Günhan, Assoc. Dr. İsmail Karakaya, Dr. Burak Karabey, Dr. Güçlü Şekercioğlu, Dr. Ertuğ Evrekli and Dr. Serkan Dinçer will contribute to the project as instructors. In addition, Dr. Ümmühan Ormancı, RA. B. Buğra Ülger, RA. Erkan Özcan, Ph.D student Sevinç Kaçar and graduate student Osman Urhan will work as guides.
"A Cultural Journey to Scale Development and Adaptation with Field Experts II" project will be held between 18-24 October 2018 in Bursa.