CHASE Research & Training
CHASE Training programmes currently open for registration
Careers and professional development training.
A series of workshops offering practical advice and guidance for your career development as an arts and humanities scholar.
Workshops currently open for registration
Monday 27 March | The career landscape with an Arts and Humanities PhD
Thursday 20 April | The impact of Government policy on the Higher Education sector.
Thursday 4 May
Constance Howard Gallery, Deptford Town Hall, Goldsmiths, University of London
The course is suitable for students in all Arts and Humanities who wish to develop their ability to reflect on material encounters, critically engage with object-based research and rethink the meaning and purpose of archives.
Network: The Matter of the Archive before 1700
Continuing Professional Development Workshop: Heraldry
Friday 5 May
College of Arms, 130 Queen Victoria Street
The session is intended for scholars working on the medieval and early modern periods, who encounter heraldry and heraldic emblems and seek to develop their understanding of the practice, and how use it for research into the past.
How to become a "public" academic
24 May, 7 & 12-13 June
Three sessions exploring the means to reach out to a broader, non-academic audience, whether in print, radio/TV, or via new media.
The first day focuses on writing, the second day explores how to communicate ideas through television and radio and the third and final session is a two-day hands-on workshop about the essentials of how to present on camera.
Scientific Approaches to the Past: Summer School
Monday 5 - Tuesday 6 June
The CHASE Scientific Approaches to the Past programme will bring together historians, archaeologists, anthropologists, palaeo-scientists (palaeo-climatologists, palaeo-pathologists, palaeo-geneticists, etc), and engage them in a scientific dialogue about various topics related to the study of the human past.
Digital Film for Research and Public Engagement
Monday 5 - Tuesday 6 June
A one and a half day workshop for PhD candidates with Professor Paul Allain and Stacie Lee Bennett exploring digital film for presenting research and enabling public engagement.This hands-on workshop will address both practical and theoretical issues surrounding the use of digital media as a tool for doctoral projects across all disciplines.
Seminar Series: Rhythmanalysis: Everything You Always Wanted to Know but Were Afraid to Ask.
Space, Place, and Time” Reading Groups
Interdisciplinary Critical Excursions: Continued Navigation Through Space, Place, and Time”
Ongoing but not open for applications
Arts and Humanities in the Digital Age programme will engage you with the concepts and practices that form the field of Digital Humanities, preparing you for the challenges of doing research in an increasingly digital world.
Past training programmes and resources, where available, are below.
Funding for Student-led training
The CHASE Training and Development Group is happy to consider proposals for a range of activities from single day events to multiple day, multi-site programmes. Budget can be made available to cover costs for external speakers, catering, external venue hire (where appropriate).