Northern Nineteenth Century Network: Victorian Studies Professionalisation Day

Tuesday 26 May 2015, 9.30AM to 6.00pm

This event will give postgraduates working on any aspect of the nineteenth century the opportunity to hear from academics in their field on academic publishing, scholarly editing, teaching, applying for postdocs and balancing the various aspects of an academic career. The day will end with a keynote from Professor Joanne Shattock (University of Leicester) on the future of Victorian Studies.

Registration is free but spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. To register please email  emily.bowles@york.ac.uk or erbutcher@gmail.com by 12th May

Generously supported by the Leeds Centre for Victorian Studies and the University of York Graduate Student Association Community Support Fund as part of the new Northern Nineteenth Century Network, a collaboration between research-active Humanities staff and higher degree students at the Universities of Leeds Trinity, Huddersfield, Hull, and Cergy-Pontoise in Paris.

Professionalisation Day programme (PDF , 161kb)

Location: Bowland Auditorium, Humanities Research Centre, Berrick Saul Building, Heslington West Campus