Estonia, Tallinn

How to Get Published?

when 22 July 2019 - 25 July 2019
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC

This course is intended to demystify the publication process and increase confidence in writing for publication. It is designed to help participants learn the process for publishing an article, from generating an idea to the final product, especially articles based on quantitative, qualitative, and mixed-methods research.

The course is also designed to help students consider publication in the context of their overall program of doctoral studies and how they can best utilize publications to achieve the goal of earning a doctoral degree.

Course leader

Prof. Diana DiNitto

Target group

The course is meant for PhD students (from the curricula of demography, sociology, social work, political sciences) and their supervisors, in total 15-20 persons (incl 3-5 places for international, foreign PhD students).

Course aim

Participants will have opportunities to appraise their strengths and challenges in writing, learn strategies for making progress and maintaining motivation while writing, select journals for publication, identify the qualities for which editors and reviewers look in evaluating manuscripts, and learn how to respond to editors and reviewers’ comments for revision.

Fee info

EUR 0: Course attendance is without enrollment fee. Participants will be responsible for their own accommodation and meals.