AuthorAID Research Writing in the Sciences

Event Date: 
Tuesday, 4 September, 2018 to Monday, 29 October, 2018
Application Deadline: 
Friday, 31 August, 2018

Who is this course for?

The course is designed for researchers in developing countries, particularly those working in a scientific field (life sciences / natural sciences / other related fields). It is suitable for early career researchers, or those with limited experience in publishing papers in reputable peer-reviewed journals.

Course duration: 5 to 8 weeks, depending on the topics you choose

Main topics covered in the course: 

  • Core topics (weeks 1 to 5) - Literature review, publication ethics, making a targeting the right journals, writing and publishing a research paper.
  • Optional topics: (weeks 6 to 8) Writing a grant proposal and Communicating Research Outside Academia (learners can choose either subject or both)

Course leaders: Andy Nobes and Ravi Murugesan of INASP, along with a team of experienced guest facilitators from the AuthorAID network

Please note that although this is an open course, enrolment may be limited due to server capacity. Enrol in the course as soon as possible if you are interested.

Applications for this course are now closed