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ECR Network: Social Media for Researchers

5 June 2023 @ 13:00 - 16:00

A workshop that constantly evolves to take into account the fast-moving nature of social media and features bang up to date case studies and examples.


Getting your work on social media may be easy – but making it popular is more challenging.  This workshop takes you through the main social media channels and looks at how to create short, sharp, share-worthy content messages. Discover how to use social media to foster meaningful interactions and share your work with as many people as possible.


From tweets to live streams this interactive session is packed with ideas of how to maximise your use of social media as a researcher.


What the course will cover/learning outcomes

Raise your profile with social media

Know how to plan effective content to minimise the time requirement

Understand the use of social media as a research and networking tool

Increase your following and interactions by creating sharable content

Create platform specific content for Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube

Know how to make online events accessible, safe and ethical


The workshop is aimed at Early Career Researchers (ECRs) and will be delivered by Dr Jamie Gallagher, Skillfluence


Please book a place via Eventbrite


Please direct queries to shard@shu.ac.uk


RDF Sub-domain(s):  D2 – Communication and Dissemination; D3 – Engagement and Impact


5 June 2023
13:00 - 16:00
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Sheffield Hallam Doctoral School
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