Research Workshops

On September 6, USF will host day-long case writing research workshop that is open to conference participants and alumni at no cost.

  • Case writing and facilitation: A full day workshop on writing discussion case studies and using them in the classroom or for executive education. Lead facilitator: T. Grandon Gill, DBA (

Program: EMS 2017 Case Workshop USF


8:30-9:00am Introductions
9:00-10:15am Lecture & Exercise: Types of case studies & why we use them
10:30-11:00am Lecture: Case method and learning
11:00-11:30am Lecture: Facilitating case discussions
11:30am-12:30pm Walkthrough: Case writing checklist
12:30-1:30pm Lunch
1:30-2:00pm Lecture: Writing discussion cases for publication
2:00-2:30pm Walkthrough: Case writing cheat sheet
2:30-4:00pm Exercise: Write your own first page
4:00-4:30pm Wrap-up

If you would like to participate in the workshop, please contact Grandon Gill ( as soon as possible.

Materials for the workshop are consolidated in a publicly accessible Canvas site. If your university uses Canvas (as we do at USF), this is a different portal. Instructions for accessing the site are as follows:

This course has enabled open enrollment. Students can self-enroll in the course once you share with them this URL: Alternatively, they can sign up at and use the following join code: DRWHCP