Nataliya V. Ivankova The University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL
Nataliya V. Ivankova (Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln; M.P.H., University of Alabama at Birmingham) holds a dual appointment as Professor in the Department of Health Services Administration (School of Health Professions) and the Department of Acute, Chronic and Continuing Care (School of Nursing) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is internationally recognized for her scholarly publications addressing empirical and methodological aspects of qualitative and mixed methods research and her authorship of two books (Mixed Methods Applications in Action Research: From Methods to Community Action, 2015, Sage; and Mixed Methods Research: A Guide to the Field, 2016, Sage, co-authored with Vicki Plano Clark). As an applied mixed methods methodologist working at the intersection of mixed methods, qualitative, community-based and translational research, Nataliya teaches advanced level courses in mixed methods and qualitative research, mentors doctoral students, post-doctoral fellows and junior faculty, and serves as a key personnel on funded projects across disciplines. She also directs a graduate certificate program in Applications of Mixed Methods Research. Nataliya is a founding Co-editor of the Mixed Methods Research Series (Sage) and serves as Associate Editor for the Journal of Mixed Methods Research and Qualitative Research Editor for the American Journal of Health Behavior. She also provided leadership to a Special Interest Group Mixed Methods Research, Division D Measurements and Research Methodology section Multimethod and Mixed Methods Research with American Educational Research Association (AERA), and to the Mixed Methods International Research Association (MMIRA).