Workshop for early-career academics, 19 May 2021

Posted on May 07, 2021

The Research Capacity Development Unit, from the Department of Research and Innovation, has partnered with the Library to host a workshop focusing on all the tools and services that can assist you as an Early-Career Researcher through your Academic Journey.

Date: 19 May, 2021

Time: 09h00 - 16h00

Queries: [email protected]

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Time Topic Facilitator
09:00 - 09:45


(Research Proposal)

Lathola Mchunu
09:45 – 10:30

Research Data Management Plan

(Research Proposal)

Dr Johann van Wyk
10:30 – 10:45


10:45 – 11:30

Formatting your article with MS Word

(Research Proposal)

Lesego Makhafola
11:30 -12:30 Accredited journals 
Journal ranking 
How to identify a journal to publish in 
(Writing your first article)
Sunette Steynberg
12:30 – 13:00 Break  
13:00 – 13:45 Uploading data to Figshare 
(Writing your first article)
Dr Johann van Wyk
13:45 – 14:30 Author citation analysis
(Preparing for NRF rating)
Sunette Steynberg
14:30 – 15:00 Identify best partners for research or publications
(Collaborations and partnerships)
Sunette Steynberg
15:00 – 15:15 Break  
15:15 – 16:00 Finding appropriate literature for your literature review 
(Research Proposal)
EBIT: Lesego Makhafola 
EDU: Sonja Delport 
EMS: Danie Malan 
HEALTH: Myleen Oosthuizen 
HUM: Alett Nell & Adrienne Warricker 
LAW: Lubabalo Booi 
NAS: Katlego Aphane 
THEO: Christine Nel 
VET: Susan Marsh


- Author Sunette Steynberg

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