HRC Graduate Training: Becoming an Academic Writer

Wednesday 13 February 2019, 1.00PM to 4.25pm

Speaker(s): Holly Squire (Commissioning Editor, The Conversation), Michael McClusky (English), Louise Richardson (Philosophy), Helen Cowie (History)

HRC Graduate Training session

1-1.45 Writing Strategies, Michael McCluskey (English, Head of the Writing Team)

1.50-2.35 Writing Journal Articles, Louise Richardson (Philosophy, Editor of Mind and Language)

2.35-2.50 Tea and coffee

2.50-3.35 Writing for The Conversation, Holly Squire (Commissioning Editor, The Conversation)

3.40-4.25 Writing Book Reviews, Helen Cowie (History, Book Reviews Editor for the Americas and the Atlantic World, Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies)

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Location: The Bowland Auditorium, Berrick Saul Building

Admission: All interested arts and humanities postgraduates

HRC Postgraduate Training Programme, Spring 2019

30 January: PhD Study and Dealing with Stress 10.15-11.15 a.m. Keith Allen (HRC Deputy Director) and current HRC Students

6 February: Impact, Interdisciplinarity, & HRC Opportunities 1-4 p.m. Natalie Fullwood (HRC Impact Manager), Jonathan Eato (Music), Debbie Maxwell (TFTV), Sarah Burton (HRC Senior Research Co-Ordinator), Keith Allen (HRC Deputy Director), Richard Ogden (HRC Director).

13 February: Becoming an Academic Writer 1-5 p.m. Holly Squire (Commissioning Editor, The Conversation), Michael McCluskey (English), Louise Richardson (Philosophy), Helen Cowie (History)

20 February: Ethics & Research With Human Participants 1-3 p.m. Keith Allen (Chair of Arts and Humanities Ethics Committee), Richard Ogden (HRC Director), James Boaden (History of Art)

27 February: Beyond the PhD: Academic Careers 1-4.30 p.m. Matt Jenkins, (Archaeology), Laura Mayne (TFTV), Keith Allen (HRC), Richard Ogden (HRC)

6 March: Beyond the PhD: Careers Outside Academia 1-4.30 p.m. An interactive session to help identify your strengths led by Kate Morris (Careers) with a panel discussion on professional services in universities featuring Helen Jones (HRC), Jen Wotherspoon (Student Services) and Kate Morris (Careers).

13 March: Beyond the PhD: Drop in Academic CV Clinic 2-4 p.m. Keith Allen (HRC)

HRC Postgraduate Training Programme, Spring 2019 (PDF , 232kb)