BAVS Annual Conference: Professionalisation Workshop for Postgrads

Sustaining a Career Beyond the PhD: A Half-Day Professionalisation Workshop for Postgraduates and Early-Career Researchers

As part of this year’s BAVS conference at the University of Kent, a half-day workshop will be offered on the morning of Thursday, September 4. Speakers will include Alison Wood (Cambridge) and Sian Prime (Goldsmiths). There is no charge for the workshop if you are registered for the BAVS conference.

Further information is available from Wendy Parkins (

Registration for BAVS 2014 is available online at: (Registration closes August 28 2014.)

Please find below the draft programme for the workshop:

[8.30am onwards – registration desk open in Grimond Foyer]

9am Welcome

9.10 – 10.30am “Sustainable paths post-PhD” Alison Wood (Cambridge)

10.30-11am coffee / tea in Grimond Foyer

11 – 12 noon “Sustaining a career in Victorian Studies beyond academia”
Panel: Laurence Scott (Arcadia), Sian Prime (Goldsmiths), Vybarr Cregan-Reid (Kent)

12 – 12.15pm Workshop wrap-up

12.15 – 1pm Lunch in Grimond Foyer (for workshop delegates & presenters only)


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