Do you want to know more about what to expect at academic conferences?
As part of our 'Communicating with Impact' series, join Dr Eimear O’Connor for this workshop which will outline how to identify appropriate conferences to maximise your networking opportunities. You will also learn how to submit abstracts or poster proposals and know what to expect as a delegate or presenter. You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, share your learning, and network with other students.
Meet the Consultant
Eimear O’Connor is 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.