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January, 2018
24 Wed 2pm - 4pm Managing Risk in Research Design
25 Thu 11:30am - 12:30pm Methodologies for making lasting impact from your research
6 Tue 2pm - 5pm Conducting Interviews for Research
13 Tue 10am - 12pm Organising Conferences: the A to Z
14 Wed 10am - 12pm Preparing for the DPhil Viva workshop
26 Mon 10am - 1pm What I wish someone had told me when I started: Reading for a DPhil in the Humanities
27 Tue 2pm - 3pm Palgrave publisher matchmaking
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Managing Risk in Research Design

Wednesday, 24 January, 2018   2pm - 4pm
Colin Matthew Room (ground floor), Radcliffe Humanities Building, Woodstock Road, OX2 6GG
28 spaces available


Many researchers in Humanities and Social Sciences will undertake some form of fieldwork during the course of their research. Whether you are going to a local archive or the remote reaches of the Himalayas, fieldwork involves risks – to yourself, to other people, and to your work. This workshop considers how you can incorporate risk management into your research design even from the early stages of planning, and aims to cover:

• Risks to your data (access to resources, data storage, open... [Read more]

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