artsmethods Information Session: Applying for Post-Docs
|Dates:||26 October 2023|
|Times:||14:00 - 16:00|
|What is it:||Lecture|
|Who is it for:||Current University students|
|Speaker:||Dr David Firth|
This information session, run by artsmethods@manchester, focuses on helping PGRs start preparing for postdoctoral applications - to understand the process and how to start planning ahead. The session will include: where to look, what kind of opportunities are available, how to approach potential mentors, understanding the process, how to plan your proposal, and how to manage the drafting process. The session will end with time for questions.
No registration needed; simply join on the day:
Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/99280910416
Dr David Firth
Organisation: University of Manchester
Biography: These sessions are run by Dr David Firth, SALC’s Academic Skills lead, who currently runs the School’s Skills Training and Academic Development Programme, as well as the Arts Methods ‘From Chapter to Article’ workshop series. Dr Firth is an Associate Editor with the Journal for Postcolonial Writing and the Literary Encyclopedia, and manages Doctor Edit (www.doctoredit.co.uk), which provides proofreading, copyediting and academic services.
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