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John recounts his PhD research field trip to Africa, Ethiopia and Nigeria

Earlier this year, John Hogan, a PhD candidate in the Department of Politics and Public Administration, began a three and a half month field trip to South Africa, Ethiopia and Nigeria as part of his PhD research, which is focused on the origins of the African Peace and Security Architecture (APSA) of the African Union… Continue reading John recounts his PhD research field trip to Africa, Ethiopia and Nigeria

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AHSS Postgraduate Researchers organise second PhD life hacks event

The AHSS Postgraduate Research Community: Summer Seminar took place on 26th April in the Pavilion, University of Limerick. The second event in the series, the seminar was organised by AHSS postgraduate students: Niall Curry (Modern Languages & Applied Linguistics), Pam Wall (Culture & Communication) and Gerald Maher (History). The theme for the seminar was PhD… Continue reading AHSS Postgraduate Researchers organise second PhD life hacks event

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University of Limerick named as “the centre for technical writing training in Ireland”

The Sunday Times this week named the University of Limerick as “the centre for technical writing training in Ireland”. In an article featuring technical writing as a career with excellent employment prospects in Ireland, the newspaper notes that the MA in Technical Communication and E-Learning “can be completed part-time over two years or full-time over one, and… Continue reading University of Limerick named as “the centre for technical writing training in Ireland”

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ITD and E-Learning workshop for research postgraduate students

The Faculty of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences organised a workshop last week to assist  research postgraduate students with ITD & E-Learning related issues. Robert Hutchinson (E-Learning) introduced his role within the faculty.  He discussed technology used in teaching and also various software packages students may require for their presentations at conferences. Brendan Bolger (ITD) discussed… Continue reading ITD and E-Learning workshop for research postgraduate students

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AHSS students organise PhD life hacks event

The inaugural AHSS Postgraduate Research Community Winter Seminar took place on Wednesday 14th December 2016 in the Pavilion, University of Limerick. The event was organised by AHSS postgraduate researchers  Niall Curry (Modern Languages & Applied Linguistics), Pam Wall (Culture & Communication) and Hope Davidson (School of Law) and supported by Faculty of Arts, Humanities &… Continue reading AHSS students organise PhD life hacks event

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Career workshop for AHSS postgraduate researchers

On Wednesday 23rd November 2016, Elaine Kiely, the Postgraduate Careers Advisor from the Cooperative Education and Careers Division within UL gave a workshop to AHSS Postgraduate Researchers.  Elaine explained some of the key factors in career decision-making and the importance for students to begin to develop career plans.  The workshop was organised to assist postgraduates… Continue reading Career workshop for AHSS postgraduate researchers

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Call for papers for annual AHSS Postgraduate Conference, 2016

The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at UL will convene its annual One Day Postgraduate Conference on Thursday May 19th 2016. The conference will showcase work by our research postgraduates. Call for papers & presentations! We invite proposals from our PhD and MA by Research Students. Presentations may take the form of paper… Continue reading Call for papers for annual AHSS Postgraduate Conference, 2016