Ondersteuning bij onderzoek

Ondersteuning bij onderzoek

VISIBILITY AND IMPACT OF RESEARCH RESULTS


Dates 2018

New dates to be announced 

Time and Place

9:00-13:00 hours

University library

PC room

Course fee

Course participation is free of charge for UT-staff

Group size

N.A. 

Trainer

Hanneke Becht, Carla Gerritsen, Nicole Loorbach, Petri de Willigen

Course materials

Online exercises and syllabus 

FOR WHOM?

PhD students from the UT.

RESULT

After this intensive workshop you will:

  • Understand impact metrics and what these do and do not mean
  • Understand what determines your scientific footprint and what steps will improve it
  • Have experienced these steps and carried them out
  • Know what impact criteria to focus on when choosing a journal to publish in
  • Have experienced this process and carried it out
  • Have an understanding of your options for open-access publishing as a UT author
  • Know how to make your existing publications as visible as possible
  • Know what impact criteria to focus on when choosing research partners
  • Understand what impact criteria funders focus on and how to improve your resumé accordingly
  • Understand what the press focuses on and how to present your research accordingly 

CONTENT

Expect a supportive environment where you work together in small groups with your peers and a coach. You will focus on task such as:

  • Evaluating the impact of a journal / a publication / a researcher
  • Maximizing the visibility of your publications
  • Improving your impact as a researcher
  • Selecting a journal to publish in, based on improving your scientific impact
  • Selecting partners to conduct research with, based on improving your scientific impact
  • Improving your resumé for funding

What NOT to expect:

Extensive in-depth treatment of discipline-specific matters of impact

INVESTMENT

Participants are required to attend both course days in full.
Self-study time: approximately 3 hours. The total time investment amounts to 0,5 ECTS.

ADMISSION CRITERIA

English language proficiency at level CEF B2 or higher (Common European Framework) is required.

If you are placed on the waiting list for the current course, you will be notified as soon as the sign up for the next course is online. This will ensure your participation in the next course.