GET INTO CHARACTER
- Introduce yourself to your fellow team members.
- Get ideas for role-play names by consulting the professional associations, research institutes and university departments under your discipline name.
- Discuss prospective for names with your fellow team members and decide what to name your own character. For instance, conduct a web search by entering the following phrases: “Canadian Association of [discipline],” “American Association of [discipline],” “Research Centre” and “[discipline or topic],” “Department of [discipline].”
What is your professional role-play name & title? e.g. Dr., Professor, Associate Professor, Director, Lead researcher.
What is your Institutional affiliation? e.g., a university or research centre.
What is your team name? e.g., a professional-sounding name that signifies something about your discipline as well as your approach to the assigned topic.