The University of Newcastle, Australia

What's on this week

RA-Open Access Week

Event • 19 Oct 2020 from 11:30am - 1:00pm

Plan, Archive and Publish your Data - Data Management Dashboard Launch

Join this session to learn how to develop a Data Management Plan; create a data record in compliance with the Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research; and publish your data to meet your funding or publishing requirements.

Pitching workshop

Event • 19 Oct 2020 from 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Grand Challenge Workshop: How to Pitch an Idea

At this workshop you'll learn the three elements of communication, how to build a compelling pitch and how to overcome nerves.

RA GAP

Event • 20 Oct 2020 from 10:30am - 11:30am

Grant Accelerator Program: How to Structure an Argument

Join this session to learn how to craft a captivating project description and structure an argument as part of your grant application

RA-Open Access Week

Event • 20 Oct 2020 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Know your Rights – Copyright, Creative Commons and Open Access

Find out how to identify publishers that let you retain your author rights; apply Creative Commons licences to your work; or negotiate your rights using an author addendum to the standard publishing agreement.

Cheryl Gledill

Event • 21 Oct 2020 from 8:00am - 9:00am

Startup Stories - Cheryl Gledhill

Join us for Startup Stories and hear from Cheryl as she shares her experience of helping founders find insightful solutions.

RA-Open Access Week

Event • 21 Oct 2020 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Open Access Health Check – How Green is Your Research?

An introduction to online tools for finding open access research; analysing your open access citation patterns; and looking at your open access footprint.

RA-Open Access Week

Event • 22 Oct 2020 from 10:00am - 11:00am

Which Open Access Journal?

Learn how to identify credible, relevant and high impact open access journals to publish in.

RA-Open Access Week

Event • 22 Oct 2020 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Connecting up open data via Wikidata: Workshop presented by Thomas Shafee

Find out how you can increase the impact of your research by linking your peer reviewed open access papers to Wikipedia entries in your field.

book cover

Event • 22 Oct 2020 from 8:30pm - 9:30pm

Book Launch | Disaster Resilience in South Asia

Join us for the virtual book launch of Disaster Resilience in South Asia. Meet the authors and hear from distinguished disaster experts.

Upcoming events

Looking Ahead Lecture Series

Event • 27 Oct 2020 from 5:15pm - 6:30pm

The Engaged University - Looking Ahead Lecture Series

Join Professor Janet Nelson as she examines how researchers collaborate with community partners to leverage the unique history of our region.

Building a Team

Event • 28 Oct 2020 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Join the Dots Virtually - Building a Team

Hear from founders throughout the region as we dive into how to build a high powered team.

Academic Careers Panel

Event • 5 Nov 2020 from 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Academic Careers Panel: Preparing for a Successful Academic Career

Practical advice, top tips and recommendations on how to maximise your chances of thriving in an academic career.

RA GAP

Event • 18 Nov 2020 from 10:00am - 11:30am

Grant Accelerator Program: ARC Discovery Projects

Come along to this session to hear what’s new and lessons learned for the 2021 ARC Discovery Projects round.

RA GAP

Event • 25 Nov 2020 from 10:00am - 11:30am

Grant Accelerator Program: Finesse your Grant Proposal [Project Description]

Join this session to learn how to craft a captivating project description as part of your grant application.