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Getting Published in Academic Journals with Associate Professor Keith Jacobs, Associate Dean (Research) and ARC Future Fellow

Summary

Advice from an experienced UTAS researcher in regards to getting published in academic journals

Start Date

5th Sep 2012 2:00pm

End Date

5th Sep 2012 3:00pm

Venue

Life Sciences 105, Building (BA22), Level 1, Room 105, Sandy Bay Campus, Hobart

RSVP / Contact Information

Janette Smith, Janette.Smith@utas.edu.au

Join successful UTAS researcher Associate Professor Keith Jacobs as he shares his experience in regards to getting published in academic journals. A mix of personal anecdotes and practical advice, Keith's session will help you on your own research journey.

Assoc. Prof. Keith Jacobs is Associate Dean (Research)  in the Faculty of Arts and Director of the Housing and Community Research Unit.

He has published widely on housing and urban policy issues, is the author of The Dynamics of Local Housing Policy   (1999) and Social Constructionism in Housing Research (2004) edited with Jim Kemeny and Tony Manzi. Keith's most recent publications include: a monograph -Experience and Representation: Contemporary Perspectives on Australian Migration ( 2011) and an edited collection (with Jeff Malpas) -Between the Ocean and the Outback: Cosmopolitanism in Contemporary Australia ( 2011).

Keith is also a member of the editorial board for the journal Housing Studies, and the international advisory board of Housing, Theory and Society. He has recently been awarded an Australian Council Future Fellowship  to undertake  a sociological investigation of  contemporary housing problems.

Afternoon tea will be provided.

UTAS staff and PhD candidates are invited to attend.