ECR and PhD student pre-conference
The early-career researcher and doctoral student pre-conference will be held on Tuesday 2 July at the University of Canberra campus.
ECR day program
|9:00 – 9:30am||
Arrival and coffee
9:30 – 11:00am
Session 1: Research funding: What are the different categories, and how do you get it?
Chair: Professor Kerry McCallum
9:30 – 9:50am Professor Kerry McCallum, Introduction and overview of funding environment
9:50 – 10:05am Professor Lelia Green
10:05 – 10:20am Dr Cathy Hope
10:20 – 10:35am Dr James Meese
10:35 – 11:00am Panel Q&A
|11:00 – 11:20am
|11:20am – 12:40pm
Session 2: Publishing in the neoliberal academy: Resilience, criticism and publicity
Chair: Associate Professor Glen Fuller
11:20 – 11:25am Associate Professor Glen Fuller, introduction
11:25 – 11:40am Associate Professor Craig Hight (MIA editor)
11:40 – 11:55am Associate Professor Adrian Athique (MIA editor) – via Skype
11:55am – 12:10pm Lucy Batrouney (Palgrave Macmillan)
12:10 – 12:40pm Panel Q&A
|12:40 – 1:30pm
|1:30 – 2:30pm
Session 3: Guest speaker Associate Professor David Karpf
(45 minutes + 15 minutes for questions)
David will talk about his own career trajectory, including some of his experiences and challenges as a postgraduate student and early career researcher
|2:30 – 3:15pm
Session 4: Guest speaker Associate Professor Michael Socolow
(30 minutes + 15 minutes for questions)
Michael will talk about his experiences as a Fulbright scholar, working outside of academia, as well as opportunities for teaching and working internationally
|3:15 – 3:30pm
|3:30 – 4:15pm
Session 5: Dr Kylie Brass and Dr Iva Glisic, Australian Academy of the Humanities
Kylie and Iva will talk about the Future Humanities Workforce project, provide an overview of the current humanities environment, and career pathways in the humanities.
Drinks at The Well
Download a copy of the ECR pre-conference program and speaker profiles here: ANZAC 2019-ECR progrm-21 June
Getting to the venue
The venue is room 11B56 – Building 11, Level B, Room 56. Building 11 is connected by footbridge to Building 1, the main building on campus.
Parking and public transport information can be found on the UC website. For those travelling by cab or Uber, there is a taxi pick-up area located just outside Building 11.
Accommodation and transport at the University of Canberra
If you would like to book a room in student accommodation at UC Village on the University of Canberra campus during the ANZCA 2019 conference, visit the Accommodation page to find out about discounted rates and how to book.
As the campus is 20 minutes’ drive from the main conference venue at the Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House, a bus service will take attendees staying at the UC Village to and from the conference. Bus services will be limited to one trip in the morning and one in the evening.
ANZCA ECR community on Facebook
To keep up to date with the ANZCA early career and PhD researcher community, join the ANZCA emerging scholars page on Facebook.