PhD Plus Summer Workshop: Scientific Journals, Peer Review and How to Write a Great Research Paper
Thursday, May 29, 2014
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium
PhD Plus is designed to assist engineering and STEM PhD students in making effective career decisions and prepare students for success in their professional careers. This program provides summer workshops, seminars, networking opportunities, and internship resources to aid in PhD students' success. You do not need to be a member of PhD Plus to attend workshops and events! Knowing how to correctly prepare a paper, and the most appropriate scientific journal to send it to will significantly increase the chances of your paper being accepted. Furthermore, a strong grasp of the review process and the organization of the editorial office can help you - the researcher - understand what will be expected of your submission when it hits the desk. Here's your chance to learn from the world's leading publisher of science, technology and health science journals. Attend this seminar to find out about: ¿ What is the right scientific journal? ¿ The different types of research papers published ¿ Considerations before writing ¿ Choosing the right journal ¿ Writing using correct language ¿ The structure of the manuscript ¿ The submission and review procedure ¿ Publishing ethics and plagiarism Lunches will be available for registered attendees on a first come first served basis. Register at: http://goo.gl/2AZmf3 by Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 5:00 P.M.