Professor Gina Wisker announced as keynote for SOTA Postgraduate Conference!

We are very pleased to announce that this year’s School of The Arts Postgraduate Conference (15th -16th September 2015) will feature a keynote lecture from Professor Gina Wisker (The University of Brighton).

Image for SOTA Research by PhD student Carlos Ruiz Brussain

Image for SOTA Research by PhD student Carlos Ruiz Brussain

Gina will be speaking on ‘Learning journeys and success: conceptual threshold crossings for postgraduates and supervisors – learning leaps and “nudging”‘ (10.30, 15th September, Room MR5, Avenue Campus). Gina has authored four books in the Palgrave Research Skills series: The Postgraduate Research Handbook (2007), The Undergraduate Research Handbook (2009), The Good Supervisor (2012) and Getting Published (2015).  Alongside papers and research updates from our SOTA postgraduates, we will also be hearing talks from Professor Ebtisam Ali Sadiq (King Saud University) and our visiting PhD student from the University of Zaragoza, Beatriz Perez-Zapata.

If you are a University of Northampton member who is interested in attending, please contact Professor Janet Wilson for a programme and to book a place at Gina’s lecture.  Finally, click here to access the The SOTA Postgraduate Conference 2015 poster with custom art-work by PhD student Carlos Ruiz Brussain.

About Dr Larissa Allwork

Dr Larissa Allwork worked at the University of Northampton School of the Arts (May 2012 - August 2015). She also participated in Professor Janet Wilson's EU-Marie Curie funded Constructions of Home and Belonging ITN. She continues to be affiliated to Dr Sonya Andermahr's Working Group for Interdisciplinary Research in Trauma, Narrative and Performance.

Posted on August 20, 2015, in Conferences, Early Career Researcher, Events, Lectures & seminars, News, Research Institutes and Centres, Researcher careers, Researcher development, School of Social Sciences, School of the Arts, Workshops & Training. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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