These pages bring together information and resources needed to share your research with the world. Research that is not shared or communicated has only limited use. Communicating research is about ensuring others can benefit from your research.
Resources cover tips on how to communicate well. They should not distract you however from the message you want to pass on, nor should they serve as a shortcut.
These pages link to resources and workshop notes around the communication of research
Developing an online presence is increasingly important for researchers. Communicating research is about building credentials and developing your identity as a researcher by branding yourself. As an academic you should also consider getting an ORCID identity. All about ORCID provides more information. The ORCID account creation manual explains how to get your id and bring in publications from Scopus.
Publishing your research
These link to resources about
Presenting your research in conferences, seminars
- Presenting your research in conferences, seminars
- Tips for oral presentation
- Developing a poster presentation
Good writing skills are crucial in most professions and activities. Writing skills can be developed through practice. Here we share some of the workshop notes and resources around writing. But there are no magic formulas. Writing sometimes just takes time, often time for ideas to fall in place. For more on this read Katrine Smiet’ s page How to Become a Prolific Academic Writer
- Getting started with writing
- Writing tools (Latech, Word, LyX, Scrivener)
- Clear and coherent writing (mastering paragraphs, sentences, word errors and punctuation)
- Resources for writing
- Self- editing your writing
Writing the various sections of a research paper/thesis
- Writing the proposal
- Writing abstracts
- Writing the literature review
- Writing the methodology/methods
- Writing the findings/results
- Writing the discussion/analysis
- Writing the introduction and conclusion
The finished thesis/research paper
Finally, for those of you who are at the end of their research project the notes on When is a thesis ready for submission will be really useful. These notes also contain useful information on thesis structures.