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Tue 11 Feb 2020
14:00 - 16:00

Venue: 8 Mill Lane, Lecture Room 6

Provided by: Office of Scholarly Communication


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Journals: publishing your research effectively (for PhD students in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences)

Tue 11 Feb 2020


Publishing journal articles is a key element of a successful research career. As you are starting on this journey, you may have a lot of questions, for example:

  • Where and how should I publish my research?
  • How do I maximise the number of readers and citations?
  • How should I respond to reviewers?
Target audience
  • PhD students in HASS subjects
  • Other PhD students and postdocs also welcome

To make the most out of this session, please complete the pre-work and bring your notes with you. You will examine some examples of peer review and author's responses, which should take 30-40 minutes. Instructions can be found here:


Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 11 Feb 2020   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 8 Mill Lane, Lecture Room 6 map Dr B. Gini
Topics covered

This training session prepares you to succeed with your first publishing experiences. We will cover:

  • How to plan the content of your publication
  • How to chose a journal by considering its scope, prestige, timescale and access model
  • How to avoid falling into the traps of predatory publishers
  • How to navigate the peer review process
  • Open Access publishing

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One session of one hour


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