EHS Professional Development Sessions

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EHS Professional Development Sessions
Date / time
10/03/2021 - 24/03/2021, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The Economic History Society invites graduate students and other early career researchers in economic and social history to its inaugural series of Professional Development Sessions, which will be held via Zoom on Wednesday afternoons (UK time) over the next three weeks. The sessions will feature presentations by distinguished economic and social historians on key academic career steps, from PhD applications and planning doctoral research to submitting work for publication and finding academic positions.

Graduate students and ECRs should register using the Zoom links below ahead of each session they would like to join. Attendees wishing to submit questions or topics in advance of a session are asked to fill out this Google Form. There will also be time following the faculty presentations for attendees to ask questions in each session.

Applying for PhDs & Planning PhD Research
Wednesday, 10 March, 3–4:30 PM GMT
Professor David Higgins (Newcastle) & Dr Jordan Claridge (LSE)
Zoom Registration Link

Publishing Your Research
Wednesday, 17 March, 3–4:30 GMT
Professor Patrick Wallis (LSE)
Zoom Registration Link

Finding Academic Jobs in History & Economics
Wednesday, 24 March, 3–4:30 PM GMT
Dr Judy Stephenson (UCL) & Dr Brian Varian (Newcastle)
Zoom Registration Link