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 in the suburb of Bruce.

If you would like to attend the pre-conference, please make sure to select this option when completing the online registration process. When numbers are confirmed, a program for the day and the room location of the conference will be announced.

We anticipate that the focus for the day will be on how to secure grant funding as an early-career researcher. If there are any particular events or workshops that you would find most beneficial, please let us know by contacting

To keep up to date with news on the pre-conference and the ANZCA PhD and ECR community, join the ANZCA Emerging Scholars Facebook page.

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.

Main image by Edwin Andrade via Unsplash