Call for Papers
Postgraduate Research Seminar
The Postgraduate Research Seminar series allows academics and teachers who are undertaking a postgraduate degree or are conducting original research the opportunity to present their research in an academic environment.
The benefits include:
Chance to crystallize their thoughts on paper
Peer-reviewed presentation of their research
Provide a much needed postgraduate community for islanders with the facilities to share ideas and networking opportunities
Immediate career and professional development
The series follows an academic programme and meet regularly every three/four weeks. The content of each seminar varies according to the research subject, but members will be given the opportunity to address different aspects of postgraduate work.
Proposals - how to write a proposal, while clarifying your main research aims and objectives
Literature Review – members will present their literature review in accordance to their discipline to highlight different approaches and requirements
Referencing – the series will address the various referencing styles and formats
Research Methodology – members will discuss the variety of different methods and strategies for archives, databases, manuscripts, etc
Autumn / Spring Semester 2018-19
Samantha Blampied (PhD student, University of Plymouth), ‘Assessing the impact of marine protected area on the biodiversity and socioeconomics of Jersey’s offshore reefs’ Thursday, 13 December 2018.