Past Event details

Publishing Academic Articles: A way through the maze

Thursday, 06 April 2017

Facilitators: Dr Karen Smith, University of Hertfordshire, Ian White, Routledge, Taylor and Francis

The programme is aimed at Newer Researchers, researching in the field of Higher Education, but will also be beneficial to a broader audience. 

 This will be an interactive session which will cover

  •  the mechanics of getting published IN JOURNALS – covering preparation and research through to peer-review and post-publication
  • How to choose the right journal in which to publish considering that there are now such a multitude
  • Working with other people; gaining and using their feedback (collaborators, critical friends, reviewers)
  • Identifying the differences between writing for journals and other forms of writing with which you may be more familiar


Dr Karen Smith is principal lecturer and head of collaborative research and development in the School of Education at the University of Hertfordshire. Karen is an active and well-published higher education researcher and regular reviewer for higher education research journals including: Teaching in Higher Education, Studies in Higher Education, and the International Journal for Academic Development. Dr Smith is a Trustee of the SRHE and sits on the Governing Council and Publications committees.  

 
Ian has been working in the academic journal publishing industry since 1994. Currently responsible for journal commissioning and management with Routledge/Taylor & Francis,  Ian was previously an Editor working on Geographical Abstracts: Human Geography whilst with Elsevier. He joined Taylor & Francis in 1998, and has worked on their education journals programme ever since. Ian includes two of the SRHE’s journals in his current management portfolio.

Network: Professional Development Programme
Date(s): Thursday, 06 April 2017
Times: 11.00-16.00
Location: SRHE, 73 Collier St, London N1 9BE
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