Strategic Uses of Social Media for Early Career Researchers
The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London
Monday 14 November 2016
PLEASE NOTE: This Date Has Passed
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 0RN
- Dr Fern Insh - Mellon Digital Research Forum Project Officer, The Courtauld Institute of Art
- Dr Marie Collier - Research Forum Sackler Fellow 2016-7, The Courtauld Institute of Art
Join Dr Fern Insh, Digital Research Forum Project Officer, for a workshop on the ways in which Early Career Researchers can use social media for public engagement, to enhance research impact and to develop professional networks.
This is the first in a series of workshops for the Courtauld Institute Early Career Researchers Network (link to the group page on the website).
It is free and open to all. Please RSVP to Dr Marie Collier if you are interested in attending.
Dr Fern Insh (Courtauld Institute of Art) is the Research Forum’s Digital Project Officer and a specialist in early-modern Scottish art and culture. Prior to working at the Courtauld, Fern was a Teaching Fellow and Researcher at the University of Aberdeen. During this time, she produced and published a tourism app called Discover: Old Aberdeen. Outside academia, Fern developed and ran Scotland’s most successful arts interpretation site, Scottish Art Blog (2012-2015), for which she received various awards – including Aberdeen University’s Prize for Public Engagement with Research. As a result, she has worked with galleries, museums and heritage organisations to enhance the impact of their online platforms.