08:30 Registration and refreshments
09:00 Icebreaker exercise
09:30 Overview of the publications process
How it works, where to publish, publication metrics and career progression
10:15 Refreshments and brainstorming
What is your first / next paper going to report?
10:45 Writing theory
Learn how to construct your paper – identify purpose of each section, learn to present with style to best inform your audience
11:45 Writing practice 1
Describe, sketch and summarise the evidence of your paper
12:30 Writing practice 2 – group work
In groups you will have a chance to discuss / critique and feedback on each other’s work from writing practice session
14:00 Publication process
This section covers the publication process in more depth, from the initial submission stage through the two tiered peer-review process to acceptance. Learn how to handle comments from Reviewers, Editors, how to deal with rejection, appeals and re-submission. Publication ethics, authorship and copyright will also be explained.
15:00 Writing practice 3 – group work
Peer-peer discussion about how the first/next paper will be targeted, describing your audience, deciding on authorship and responsibilities around the paper
15:45 Conclusion, questions and feedback
17:00 Workshop closes
Please note: This is a provisional programme only and it is subject to change.
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