ECA Summit

 

Survival Strategies for Humanities ECAs

This two-day summit at Cardiff University will combine live podcasts, roundtable discussions and skills-based workshops with the aim of opening up a dialogue around how we can better serve ECAs

Nov 17-18

Glamorgan Building, Cardiff University

Keynote address by Prof. Stefan Collini

No registration fee

Programme

Download here: ECASurvival Summit 2018 Provisional Programme

Provisional Programme

Day #1 (Saturday Nov 17)

Registration from 10am

10.30 – 11        Welcome & Podcast Launch

11 – 12               Live podcast with Patrick Gray

12 – 1.15           Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Q&A via #ECASurvival hashtag

Buffet lunch

2 – 3.30              Roundtable: How to Effect Policy Change, chaired by Mark Llewellyn

Coffee break

4 – 5.30              Keynote: Stefan Collini, ‘Survival for what? Scholarship as a Vocation’

5.30 – 6.30       Networking event run by Academic Precariat: ‘From Survival to Solidarity’

6.30 – 7.30       Drinks reception & finger food

Day #2 (Sunday Nov 18)

Coffee & Pastries available from 9am

9.30 – 11           Workshop Slot A

11.15 – 12.45     Workshop Slot B

12.45 – 1.30     Brown-bag lunch

1.30 – 3             Workshop Slot C

Coffee & Biscuits

3.15 – 4. 30      Closing Roundtable: Next Steps

Workshops will run simultaneously at 9.30, 11.15, and 1.30, allowing every participant to attend each session once.

Workshop #1: Charlotte Mathieson, ‘Interview Preparation & Feedback for ECAs’

Workshop #2: Catherine Oakley and Marie-Alix Thouaille, ‘Broadening Horizons: Navigating Post-Academic Life’

Workshop #3: Amy Burge, ‘Professional recognition of teaching: A hands-on guide to HEA Accreditation’