Research Center Newsletter and Announcements

This page was created to help provide monthly announcements, current happenings in the three centers, current work products and any other monthly currency from the research centers. It is provided as a quick, one-stop shop for updates. The monthly newsletter, Research Addendum, will also be archived here as well.


RSE Monthly Research News-July Edition

All newsletter content will be linked month starting January and running through 2021.

The Research Addendum represents a quick look, a memo-style document for current work products, projects, conferences, workshops and other items that the Research and Scholarship Enterprise (RSE) has currently undertaken or produced. Because this is a monthly document, you can expect a first week delivery at the beginning of each month and will be archived at the hub for further access.

Conferences, Presentations, Briefs: Upcoming, Planned and Completed



  • Knowledge Without Boundaries Summit - Registration Now Open!
    We are also excited to invite you to our annual research event known as the Knowledge Without Boundaries Summit 2021 This virtual Symposium provides a wonderful opportunity for University of Phoenix employees, faculty, students and alumni to convene as a scholarship community.
    This is your opportunity to hear from, and become part of, the research community at this innovative event. Register Here!
    KWB Annual Research Summit Dates:
    ● Thursday, Aug. 12, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    ● Friday, Aug. 13, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

    ● Saturday, Aug. 14, 10 a.m.-1 p.m

            You may find the main landing page for everything about the Summit here . For a look at the schedule, click here


  • Status Update-ILA Submissions for Geneva Congratulations, the acceptance for 17 proposals submitted from UOPX! We are excited to have quite a few UOPX researchers representing at this year's Geneva conference!! More details coming soon on who was accepted and a spotlight of them on the hub.
  • Dr. Underwood wil lead a panel at the KWB 2021 Conference regarding a recent published symposia work for the Journal for Leadership Studies. The groups under her supervision submitted for a symposia writing project and the work was published recently. Look for the compelling panel project at the KWB Summit!
  • Dissertation of the Year to be announced soon at the KWB Summit. Under the leadership of Dr. Mansureh Kebritchi, the DOTY was begun several months ago looking for the most outstanding dissertation we could find as recommended by our staff. We received quite a few submissions of great student work. The decision was difficult but we have arrived at a winner to be announced August 13th. As well, we have several doctoral student presenters for this year's Summit. We encourage you to check out their current research at the event.
  • Dr. Underwood to moderate Diversity Conference Webcast. You can sign up and find out more here.
  • Phoenix Scholar "Nexus of Change"edition is out! This edition serves to reflect on the changing conditions in society and the research amidst the pandemic. You can download a copy here!