WriteFest 2018 launching 1st November

November is Academic Writing Month, an academic write-a-thon that happens every year, inspired by NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) but catering to the specific needs of academic writers. It's hosted by PhD2Published, as an online space where the global academic community can pledge their writing projects, record progress, and share thousands of writing tips via … Continue reading WriteFest 2018 launching 1st November

Sheffield Institute of Arts Creative Spark Exhibition – ADRC Doctoral Student Poster Presentation

You are invited to attend: Title, formatted in sentence case (Not Title Case and NOT ALL CAPS), hints at an interesting issue and/or methodology, doesn’t spill onto a third line (ideally) and isn’t hot pink. A presentation of academic posters made by ADRC doctoral students as part of the Sheffield Institute of Arts Creative Spark exhibition. … Continue reading Sheffield Institute of Arts Creative Spark Exhibition – ADRC Doctoral Student Poster Presentation

Creating Knowledge Conference – Abstract Deadline Extended

Sent on behalf of Professor Roger Eccleston, Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research and Global Engagement  Abstract deadline extended The inaugural University Creating Knowledge Conference will take place on Monday 18 June at Pennine Lecture Theatre, City Campus. The Conference has already received an impressive number of registrations and abstracts.  However, in the tradition of most research conferences, we have … Continue reading Creating Knowledge Conference – Abstract Deadline Extended

Nature Research – Webcasts – Wednesday 30 May at 1000 and 1700

  If you are a science communicator or a PhD student/postdoctoral researcher studying the life, physical, applied or social sciences, you might be interested in an editorial and publishing career at Nature Research. Join us to find out more about Nature Research, our roles including Editors and Reporters contributing to our Magazine’s content, and Editors … Continue reading Nature Research – Webcasts – Wednesday 30 May at 1000 and 1700

SHU Doctoral Researcher of the Year – deadline for expressions of interest is Monday 16 April

The SHU Doctoral Researcher of the Year competition is new for 2018 and recognises excellence in doctoral research. Successful nominees from each Faculty will be judged on their ability to communicate their doctoral research and its potential impact to a non-specialist audience at the Doctoral Showcase on 24 May 2018. The winner will be awarded … Continue reading SHU Doctoral Researcher of the Year – deadline for expressions of interest is Monday 16 April

SHU Doctoral Research Image Competition 2018 – deadline for entries extended to Monday 30 April

New for 2018, the SHU Doctoral Research Image competition is open to all doctoral researchers in any year of study.  We welcome attention-grabbing images to intrigue, inform or excite a lay/non-specialist research audience about your research.  Images may be arresting, beautiful, moving or even amusing but they must relate to your doctoral research project. Each … Continue reading SHU Doctoral Research Image Competition 2018 – deadline for entries extended to Monday 30 April

Three Minute Thesis Competition (3MT®) 2018

Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a competition developed by the University of Queensland which challenges doctoral students to deliver a compelling spoken presentation on their research topic and its significance, in just three minutes. Sheffield Hallam will be holding its 2018 3MT® competition on Thursday 24 May as part of the SHU Doctoral Showcase. As … Continue reading Three Minute Thesis Competition (3MT®) 2018

Volunteers for Schools, Colleges and Community Outreach

The University's UK Student Recruitment team are looking to create a pool of volunteer doctoral students to support activities with schools and colleges across the region. This unpaid role will involve using your personal experience, subject knowledge and enthusiasm to help run activities with local school and college students, which may include: Delivering inspiring lectures on … Continue reading Volunteers for Schools, Colleges and Community Outreach