PSA24 Early Career Pre-Conference Event

Sunday 24 March

The PSA Early Career Network is delighted to announce that we are continuing our new tradition of a pre-conference afternoon the day before the PSA main conference. This year's event will be hosted on Sunday, 24 March 2024 from 2pm at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow. Throughout the afternoon, we will offer several panels and workshops tailored to early career academics aimed at bolstering confidence and knowledge about building your career and navigating early career life. With lots of sessions taking place, you can curate your own schedule and choose what to attend throughout the afternoon.

Sessions will include but are not limited to:

  • How To: Media Engagement and Impact

  • Demystifying the Peer Review Process

  • Applications 101: Navigating Cover Letters and CVs

  • Planning for Success: The PhD and Beyond

  • Working with External Partners and Stakeholders

(Please note that the sessions are subject to change)

Alongside our workshops and panels, the Early Career Pre-Conference will also include the chance to socialise with your peers and our invited speakers, and other senior colleagues, over refreshments. There will also be an optional pub-crawl in the evening that everyone is welcome to join!

Registration is completely free and is available here. Please note that spaces are limited, so make sure to register as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

The full schedule and details about the locations will be made available to registered attendees closer to the date.

University of Strathclyde