报告题目：Academic Publishing: Do’s and Don’ts
报告人简介：Prof. Alex Lord, PhD
Following a first degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics, Alexander (Alex) Lord completed a PhD at the University of Manchester’s School of Environment and Development before joining the University of Liverpool in 2007 as a Research Assistant. Alex was submitted to national Research Assessment Exercise 2008 whilst still a Research Assistant. He was then subsequently promoted through Lecturer, Senior lecturer and Reader to Professor in 10 years contributing 4 papers to Liverpool’s submission to the national Research Excellence Framework 2014 in the course. From 2015-2019 he served as Head of Civic Design – the world’s first school of planning. In 2019 Alex was appointed to the Lord Lever Chair of City Planning: the world’s first named Chair in the subject area.
He has been principal investigator on multiple large awards (in excess of £1 million) by the Economic and Social Research Council and will lead an ESRC-NSFC (China) collaborative project from 2019-2022. In addition Alex has led projects for the UK government, the EU and the Royal Town Planning Institute.
In this talk Alex Lord will set out some of the principles on how academic publishing works and how best to approach the business of getting your work published.