Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship Program

"Youth Motivation to Participate in Career Development Events"

About the Project

Project Time & Type:
Spring 2012 - DURI
Research area(s):
Youth Motivation
Project Description:
This project is a survey based project that asks youth participating in 16 different Career Development activities why they participate, and how they prepare for these activities.
Expected Student Contributions:
The intern will assist with the compilation and analysis of data collected in 2011 at Purdue University, and in early 2012 in county and regional Career Development Events.
Related Website(s):
None
Desired Qualifications:
-interest in social science research -working understanding of career development events -broad knowledge of Animal Science
Estimated Weekly Hours:
10
Department awards independent research credits for this project?
No

Professor in Charge

Name:
Brady, Colleen
Deptartment/College:
youth development and agricultural educ

Student Supervisor

Name:
Colleen Brady
Title:
Associate Professor

Cooperating Faculty

Name:
Mark Russell
Deptartment/College:
ANSC/Agriculture
Name:
Neil Knobloch
Deptartment/College:
YDAE/Agriculture