I offer a wide variety of workshops and presentations on research management, writing, and teaching writing. Topics include, but are not limited to the following:

Workshops for Undergraduates:
  • Structuring the Academic Essay–this works best if it is attached to a particular unit
  • Producing focused arguments
  • Time management at university
  • Succeeding in Seminars
  • Regular Revision in 4 Easy Steps
  • Research methods and using sources responsibly
  • Using assessment feedback responsibly
  • Researching and writing the undergraduate dissertation
Workshops for Postgraduates:
  • Overcoming Isolation During the PhD: Writing Groups (workshop model, colloquium model, or accountability model)
  • Time management and organisation during the literature review
  • Time management and organisation during the writing up phase
  • Structuring academic articles, chapters, and essays–this is particularly useful for students who are new to British higher education
  • Research methods and using sources responsibly
  • Overcoming Binge Writing: The Benefits of Snack Writing
  • Developing a Healthy, Productive Writing Practice
Programmes for Researchers:
  • Optimising Your Writing Practice to Increase Productivity and Improve Work-Life Balance
  • Overcoming Binge Writing: The Benefits of Snack Writing
  • Using writing groups (colloquium model or accountability model) to keep your research on track
  • Half- or Full-Day Writing Retreat (this can be combined with short 1-to-1 coaching sessions with me for each participant)
Programmes for Lecturers:
  • Incorporating writing instruction in undergraduate seminars on other topics
  • Helping students understand what you mean by argument, essay structureetc.
  • Tips for getting students to read and act on your feedback

Each programme listed above is fully customisible to suit the needs to your institution. I am also happy to discuss developing workshops and presentations on other topics of interest to your staff or students. If you have any questions or want to discuss how my workshops and presentations can help you, either email me at jennifer@jdjoneswritersagency.com or use the contact form below to schedule a phone call at your convenience.