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Publishing in academic journals: Elsevier Author Workshop and Scopus Training

This workshop will guide you through the process of getting a paper published – from choosing a journal, to what to think about when writing to improve your chances of publication, the ethics of authorship and to how to navigate the peer review process and what you can do once your article is published to increase its impact.

Aimed at

Doctoral Researchers

Presented by

Elsevier Publishers

Key learning outcomes

By the end of this workshop, participants will:

  • Gain a thorough understanding of the steps involved for authors in publishing a journal article
  • Be better able to choose appropriate journals to publish in
  • Learn how to improve their chances of publication
  • Be able to navigate their way through the peer-review process
  • Be aware of ways of promoting their published paper to increase its impact

The session will also showcase Scopus in a live demonstration with some hands-on examples for participants, providing tips and tricks on usage and how to use some of the more advanced functionality. Some specific topics that will be covered include:

Specific skills focused on in this session

Getting published

Health and Safety and general notice

Participants will be viewing presentations projected onto a SMART Board screen. Participants may be required to work in groups. Refreshments may be available at the venue.

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Brunel 3D Development Tool

Develops the following:

Skills needed to disseminate your research

Researcher Development Framework (RDF) Competencies

Develops skills relevant to the following domains of the RDF:

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