Writing Book Reviews - What's involved and why should you do it? Guest post written by Catherine Feely, PGR, School of Arts, Histories & Cultures - Catherine was Reviews Editor for the European Review of History (ERH) from 2006 to 2009. Why do book reviews? They are a chance to 'dip your toe' in the world of publishing with a relatively small amount of work compared … [Read more...] about Writing Book Reviews
For those of you in the School of Arts, Histories & Cultures there is a new SAGE Programme Blog (and Twitter feed) - please check the blog for regular updates and to receive the latest information re forthcoming courses, seminars, conferences and training programmes. Blog: http://sageprogramme.wordpress.com Twitter: www.twitter.com/SAGEProgramme … [Read more...] about New SAGE Blog!
Are you a Humanities PGR? Unsure about the range of career options available to you? Then look no further.... Where do Arts and Humanities PGRs go after their PhD? Vitae's "What Do Researchers Do" identified the first career destinations of Arts & Humanities (A&H) doctoral graduates in the UK. The results are very interesting and suggest that getting an early … [Read more...] about Pathways 2010 – What’s in it for Humanities PGRs?
Please fill in our Readership Poll! It's been 9 months since the launch of the Humanities PGR Doc Blog and I want to run a readership poll to find out who you are and where you come from - so please take a few minutes to fill it in, the results will be extremely useful to us in developing this blog as a resource for doctoral researchers. It doesn't matter whether or not you … [Read more...] about Readership Poll!
Researchers at The University of Manchester are invited to attend a series of Social Media "How To" Workshops: - How to blog - How to create research presentations for sharing - How to Twitter All workshops are designed with the researcher in mind, using relevant examples and practical applications. The workshops will be hosted at the University of Salford. Venue details … [Read more...] about Social Media Courses