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Academic Writing Series: How to Avoid Plagiarism in Academic Writing

Do you find it difficult to discuss the literature in your own words?

January 27, 2022
Microsoft Teams
15:00 - 16:30

Join Dr Eimear O'Connor for this workshop which will help you to understand how to appropriately incorporate sources when citing, paraphrasing, summarising, quoting and referencing. You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, share your learning, and network with other students. Please note, this workshop will not discuss any particular referencing style.

Meet the Consultant

This series will be led by Eimear O’Connor, Researcher Development Consultant at the Graduate School. With 10 years’ experience training and supervising people in a variety of academic and non-academic settings, Eimear enjoys working with others and helping them to develop new skills. Eimear has a PhD in Psychology from Queen’s and stayed with us to complete three years of postdoctoral research. Eimear’s previous experience before taking up her role at the Graduate School included working as an Associate Lecturer at the Open University, a Quality and Compliance Officer in Belfast Met and as a Senior Research Officer for the Northern Ireland Council for the Curriculum, Examinations & Assessment. Eimear has also worked in the private and voluntary sector.