Event Series Emerging Researchers

Writing tips and tactics for emerging scientists

Virtual Online Workshop Virtual Online Workshop

This 2-hour workshop addresses principles for developing and self-assessing academic writing. It also introduces linguistic devices for crafting scientific arguments and tactics to help emerging scientists grow. Academic writing is where scientific argumentation ‘plays out’ in writing. In contexts where English is a second or third language for most, it is often challenging to develop and...

Event Series AI Series

AI and research topic discovery

Virtual Online Workshop Virtual Online Workshop

This 2-hour online workshop explores how artificial intelligence (AI) can assist in research topic discovery. Participants will learn how AI can assist in managing information overload, exploring various AI-driven research and discovery tools. They will explore the role of AI tools in starting literature reviews and organising literature. Ethical AI authoring and useful detection tools...

Event Series Emerging Researchers

Introduction to qualitative research using Hermeneutics

Virtual Online Workshop Virtual Online Workshop

Overview This 2-hour workshop addresses principles for doing qualitative research, interpretivism as a qualitative research paradigm and principles of hermeneutics, with supporting case studies of how to deal with qualitative data in different ways. This workshop is tailored for emerging scientists (supervisors and postgraduate students) interested in doing or supervising qualitative research. Outcomes Upon completion...

Event Series AI Series

AI and scientific writing

Virtual Online Workshop Virtual Online Workshop

This 2-hour workshop explores the basic principles of scientific writing and how AI-powered research tools and chatbots can be useful.  Topics covered:  Basic principles of scientific knowledge production, distinguishing its characteristics from other forms of inquiry. Ways in which AI can contribute (or not) to different phases of academic writing.  The use of AI in...