New Event on Scholarly Journal Publishing for Grad Students, Post Docs

The University of Houston Libraries will host a new, free event on publishing in scholarly journals.

Get Ready to Publish!

Get Ready to Publish!

Get Ready to Publish! on February 21 will feature speakers representing Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), American Chemical Society (ACS), American Institute of Physics (AIP), Clarivate Analytics, and UH. Morning session attendees will learn best practices for publishing research in STEM journals. Afternoon topics will be relevant to all disciplines. Graduate students, early career researchers, and post docs are highly encouraged to attend.

Get Ready to Publish! Schedule

Both sessions will take place in the Elizabeth D. Rockwell Pavilion, MD Anderson Library.

8:30 – 9:00 am

9:00 – 9:15
Welcome from Lisa German, Dean of Libraries

9:15 – 10:15
How to Write a Technical Paper for Publication for IEEE

Jalyn Kelley, IEEE Client Services Manager

10:15 – 10:30

10:30 – 11:30
Early Career Researchers: Put Your Publishing Knowledge To the Test!
Benedetta Camarota, AIP Publishing Journal Manager

11:30 – 12:30 pm
Peer Review: How, Why and What Not To Do
T. Randall Lee, UH College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Associate Dean for Research and Associate Editor for ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces

12:30 – 1:15

1:30 – 2:30
Workflow Tools for Discovery, Citation, and Publication
Tracy Matthews, Clarivate Analytics Customer Education Specialist

2:30 – 3:00
It’s Your Work: Protect Your Right to It!
Adam Townes, UH Libraries Research Support Coordinator

3:00 – 4:00
5 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me about Getting Published
Richard Willson, UH Department of Biology and Biochemistry Professor

Guests may register for morning, afternoon, or both sessions. Lunch will be provided for early registrants.

Get Ready to Publish! was coordinated by UH Libraries, UH Graduate School, and UH Division of Research. Support for the event was generously provided by IEEE, ACS, and AIP.

As of February 1, our registration limit of 200 has been reached. If you would like to join a wait list to attend this event, please enter your email.

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Posted on January 19th, 2017 by Esmeralda Fisher and filed under Announcements | Comments Off on New Event on Scholarly Journal Publishing for Grad Students, Post Docs