Jennifer's Personal Notes

The PhD is complete!

I want to thank you to both the audience of this website and the community of families and midwives who have been supportive of my ongoing educational pursuits.  I am thrilled to share that in June I defended my dissertation and in July

Jennifer's Personal Notes

Website is migrating….

It’s time to migrate the website.  Unfortunately the webhost I had been using for years has not be updated in years leaving me frustrated as I try to work with 2016 technology.  I’m not sure how long this migration will take, so

Jennifer's Personal Notes, Research

Hitting the ground running…

Progress with research is slow, and I am beginning to accept that. I don’t even mean the time it takes for research to be adopted into practice.  I’m talking about the work of creating and running a study all the way through

Jennifer's Personal Notes

And now…I teach

Part of any PhD program is the requirement to teach. This seems normal when you consider in many disciplines a PhD is what qualifies you to teach at the college level.  It also seems normal when you consider that many PhD trained