Developing Professional Research: Making an impact
In our busy academic world it is often commented on that there is little time for reflection or conversation. Networking and opportunities for personal development are at the heart of this professional learning opportunity. The event is aimed at researchers, teachers and teacher educators at all stages of their career; both early, mid and established career.
Stimulating keynotes from Professor Robert Beckford (Canterbury Christchurch University), and Professor Gerry Czerniawski (University of East London). This will be followed by a series of interactive workshops on topics including auto ethnography, self-study and arts based methodologies; demystifying research language and landscape; research ethics throughout the entire research process and guidance on funding and bid applications.
To round off the day, an opportunity to network with other participants and explore opportunities for future research activity, facilitated by Professor Gerry Czerniawski (University of East London) and Dr Sally Elton-Chalcraft (University of Cumbria).
|09.30||Registration and refreshments|
|10.10||Documentary as Exorcism: Practice-based research and post-colonial praxis
Prof Robert Beckford, Canterbury Christchurch
|11.15||20 Tips for Early Career Researchers
Prof Gerry Czerniawski, University of East London
|12.00||Discussion – how this relates to me|
|12.15||Lunch break and networking|
|Funding and bid writing, Peter Hick, Erica Joslyn||
Auto ethnography/ Living theory/ Self study,
| De-mystifying research language and landscape
Vicky Duckworth, Sheine Peart
|Research ethics, values in research and using research findings
Sally Elton-Chalcraft, Marie Parker-Jenkins, Lynn Revell
Arts based metho-dologies
|15.00||Feedback from workshops|
|15.55||Completion of evaluation forms|
|16.00||Close of conference|
BERA offer a limited amount of bursaries for BERA Student Members only.
- Bursaries are available for BERA Student Members to the value of £75 towards travel.
To apply for one of these bursaries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with a 250 word statement on why you want to attend this event and why you need the financial assistance. Bursaries are offered on a first come, first served basis. Travel expenses will be reimbursed after the event in accordance with our travel policies. You must not have previously received bursary funding from BERA.Back to top and register