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Scottish Graduate School of Social Science Student Led Symposium

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Yudowitz Seminar Room

Wolfson Medical School Building

University Avenue

Glasgow

G12 8QQ

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Hosted by University of Glasgow

Scottish Graduate School of Social Science Student Led Symposium

Avoiding Precarity – Strategies for the Modern Academic


Monday 23rd 1pm–6:30pm to Tuesday 24th May 9am–2pm
Wolfson Medical Building, University of Glasgow

Guest Speaker: Dr. Andrew Tickell A.K.A. Lallands Peat Worrier Glasgow Caledonian University

Contributors:

Dr Dickon Copsey University of Glasgow
Dr Jo Ferrie SGSSS & University of Glasgow
Dr Paul McCarthy Glasgow Caledonian University
Dr Paul McGuinness University of Sussex
Prof. Rowena Murray University West of Scotland
Prof. Jamie Pearce SGSSS & University of Edinburgh
Dr. Giuliana Tiripelli University of Sheffield
Dr David Walsh GCPH Glasgow Centre of Population Health
Dr. Nissa Finney, University of St. Andrews
Dr. Phil Mackie (NHS consultant)

Topics:

Using Social Media
Well-Being
Writing Strategies
Performing in the REF
Standing out to Employers
The International Job Market

PLUS

DINNER EVENT open to all delegates Monday 23rd May 7-9pm.

SOCIOLOGICAL TOUR OF GLASGOW
Hosted by Dr Alistair Fraser, University of Glasgow Tuesday 24th May 2:30-4pm

The event is free to PhD students studying at a Scottish university and it is organized by the SGSSS student representatives. Fifty places available on a first come, first served basis: Registration essential via Eventbrite. Coffee/teas, dinner (23rd) & lunch (24th) provided for delegates.

Accommodation grant available up to £60 for Monday 23rd May only. Travel expenses paid (public transport within Scotland only). For further information and to record access or dietary requirements please email: sgssocsci@gmail.com

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Yudowitz Seminar Room

Wolfson Medical School Building

University Avenue

Glasgow

G12 8QQ

United Kingdom

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