What relevance does social media have to academic practice? In this talk Dorothy Bishop, Professor of Developmental Neuropsychology, will relate her experiences as someone who fell into Twitter almost by accident, then found she had things to say in more than 140 characters, and so started a blog.
|Intended audience||Anyone with an interest in building their online academic presence|
|Further information||Both Twitter and blogging are frequently misunderstood by those who don’t use them, Prof Bishop explains why she finds both mediums useful in academic life, as well as enjoyable; their advantages, and the benefits they offer as an alternative to academic publishing.|
|Where next?||See the Engage site.|