Over two hours we’ll look at how social media tools can be used confidently to develop your professional reputation as a researcher and establish a network among other academics working in your field.
The two-hour session will be followed by an hour-long clinic where you can stay behind to talk over questions, challenges and concerns one-to-one.
Alan Meban is a prominent blogger and online influencer in Northern Ireland and a previous winner of Slugger O’Toole’s Political Blogger of the Year award. Better known online as @alaninbelfast he posts about politics, processes, accountability and transparency on Slugger O’Toole. On his own blog Alan in Belfast he airs views and reviews about arts and culture. He often live-tweets conferences, sharing or streaming audio and video online to extend the audience and boost impact. As well as curating online content, Alan is fascinated with what makes social media tick
This session maps on to Domain C of the Vitae Framework: Engagement, influence and impact which includes the sub-domain areas of: