Call for nominees to the MeCCSA Postgraduate Network committee 2022/23

The MeCCSA Postgraduate Network (PGN) is calling for nominations from postgraduate students (Masters and PhD) interested in joining the PGN Executive Committee for the 2022/2023 academic year. About the MeCCSA Postgraduate Network Committee The aim of the Postgraduate Network is to bring together postgraduate students in media, communication and cultural studies from different intellectual traditions … Continue reading Call for nominees to the MeCCSA Postgraduate Network committee 2022/23

Apply for the Sussex Doctoral Open Research Prize 2022

As part of its Research England funded initiative to promote Open Research activity at Sussex, the University is pleased to launch its first Doctoral Open Research Prize with a deadline of 13th June 2022. Sussex encourages doctoral students to explore and engage with Open Research practices in their work and study, to maximise the possibility of public … Continue reading Apply for the Sussex Doctoral Open Research Prize 2022

TOMORROW: Free webinar from Wiley on how to get published

How to get published for Early Career ResearchersWednesday 26 January, 2.30pm GMT Register now Designed especially for doctoral and early-career researchers, this online workshop can help you increase your chances of getting published in an academic journal. The workshop will last for around one hour, including time for our expert speakers to answer your questions. … Continue reading TOMORROW: Free webinar from Wiley on how to get published

Call for Papers: Excursions issue 12.1 on the theme of Home

Excursions Journal is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal run by postgraduates, for postgraduates, at the University of Sussex. It is published online and in print. For the next issue, Excursions invites researchers from all disciplines to reflect on one or several aspects of HOME. Home has long carried connotations of safety, comfort, warmth and familiarity. In … Continue reading Call for Papers: Excursions issue 12.1 on the theme of Home

Check out (Re)connect, the latest issue of Sussex’s Excursions postgraduate journal

It’s time to (re)connect with Excursions!  To connect is an integral part of the human experience. If nothing else, these past 18 months showed us how dependent we are on our connections. In our new issue, Excursions invites you to explore the ways in which individual lives, social processes, and other phenomena are shaped by … Continue reading Check out (Re)connect, the latest issue of Sussex’s Excursions postgraduate journal

Call for papers: CHASE Brief Encounters Journal [Deadline extended]

Brief Encounters issue 6 is now open for submissions from research students and staff at CHASE-affiliated institutions, including Sussex. They welcome academically rigorous and original articles (500–4,000 words), reviews (500–1,000 words) and creative works. They aim to provide a platform for work that would otherwise be limited to single-discipline conferences, conversations within institutions, or an inspired … Continue reading Call for papers: CHASE Brief Encounters Journal [Deadline extended]

Sussex Humanities Lab + Library seminar: Narrative, Data, Hermeutics: Introducing ‘The Journal of Digital History’

An introduction to the new 'Journal of Digital History' from members of the team involved in its creationWednesday 26 May, 15.00 - 16.30 (UK time), onlineSign up on Eventbrite The Journal of Digital History, which is currently in its final stage of development, is intended to serve as a forum for critical debate and discussion … Continue reading Sussex Humanities Lab + Library seminar: Narrative, Data, Hermeutics: Introducing ‘The Journal of Digital History’

Call for papers on the theme of Transformation: Sentio social sciences PGR journal

Sentio is a scholarly journal run by postgraduate researchers from the ESRC-funded Doctoral Training Partnership SeNSS (South East Network for Social Sciences). This peer-reviewed interdisciplinary publication for the social sciences will bring together features, short articles and personal reflections on the theme of ‘Transformation’. We invite postgraduate researchers and scholars to reflect on the various uses, meanings, and mobilisations of this concept … Continue reading Call for papers on the theme of Transformation: Sentio social sciences PGR journal

Embracing Chaos: issue 10.1 of Excursions postgraduate journal out now

Excursions is an open access University of Sussex journal run by and for postgraduate researchers. Read the entire issue on the Excursions website. When Excursions chose ‘chaos’ as our theme for 2020, we had no idea how prophetic this choice would turn out to be. A year ago, we published our Call for Papers inviting researchers to … Continue reading Embracing Chaos: issue 10.1 of Excursions postgraduate journal out now

Recently started your PhD? Find out about paid tutoring, archives and peer review at our PhD Essentials event

If you started your PhD in September you will have received lots of information from your School, your supervisors and our induction sessions, which takes a while to process! Now you're a few months in and have got to grips with the basics, it's time to explore some opportunities further afield that can enhance your … Continue reading Recently started your PhD? Find out about paid tutoring, archives and peer review at our PhD Essentials event