Hashtags to follow on Twitter
#phdchat #phdforum #phdlife #ecrchat #scholarsunday
#amwriting #suaw (shut up and write) #200words
#academicswithcats #academicswithdogs #overlyhonestmethods
Books worth reading
Kamler, Barbara, and Pat Thomson. Helping doctoral students write: Pedagogies for supervision. Routledge, 2014.
Thesen, Lucia, and Linda Cooper, eds. Risk in academic writing: Postgraduate students, their teachers and the making of knowledge. Vol. 34. Multilingual Matters, 2013.
White, Barry. Mapping your thesis: The comprehensive manual of theory and techniques for masters and doctoral research. Aust Council for Ed Research, 2011.
Methods@Manchester: social science methods podcast
RadioLab: One of my favourite podcasts – has ‘shorts’ (less than 10 minutes) and 1 hour long podcasts. “Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience”.
Grants / Funding / Scholarships
JASON: Joint Australian Scholarships Online
Brian Martin: Research Productivity, some paths less travelled
Raul Pacheco-Vega: Improving your academic writing
Emerald Group Publishing: How to Write Effectively (includes how to do Literature Review, How to Publish, How to collaborate)
Emerald Group Pubslihing: How to get published and disseminate your work
MANTRA is a free online course designed for researchers or others who manage digital data as part of a research project
University Websites for Higher Degree Research Students (Australia):
UTS: via the UTS library – good worksheets
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