Safeguarding Researchers: Preparing & Supporting PGR Fieldwork
Discover effective practices and contribute to a sector-wide standard for support and guidance in safeguarding postgraduate researchers undertaking fieldwork.
8th March 2020. University of Glasgow
This workshop will explore effective practices in, and opportunities to enhance, the support for researchers undertaking fieldwork, during the preparation phase, whilst they are away and on their return.
What to Expect
This workshop will consider:
- Pre-departure training, including personal safety, travel health, first aid, data security and special considerations for working in conflict zones
- Mental health support and training
- Peer networks
- Strategies and technology to keep in touch and provide support and connection to researchers in the field
- Post-fieldwork debrief and support.
Date & Venue Cost
18th March 2020. UKCGE Member: £195
University of Glasgow. Non-member: £295