Pitching Research Workshop

Pitching Research Workshop

Pitching Research has inspired many research students and early career researchers around the world. The talk is supported by FBE Research Support Seminar and Workshop Series.

The Pitching Research workshop provides a simple 2-page template tool, SO THAT a novice researcher can confidently and succinctly convey all the essential elements of a new research proposal to an academic expert. Pitching Research helps novice researchers overcome the despair of feeling totally clueless and utterly lost at the beginning of their research journey, and also helps heavily over-committed research mentors overcome the despair of feeling totally confused and mentally swamped by excessive, random and disconnected ideas created by their junior research partners.

Event Details

WHEN:
Tuesday 16 October 2018
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
WHERE:
07WW, Briefing Room 149
Wally's Walk - Map (O23)
RSVP:
Tuesday 9 October 2018

The Speaker

Robert Faff is Professor of Finance and Director of Research at the UQ Business School. He has an international reputation in empirical finance research: securing 14 ARC grants (funding exceeding $4 million); more than 300 refereed journal publications; career citations exceeding 10,900; and a h-index of 53 (Google Scholar). His particular passion is nurturing and developing the career trajectories of early career researchers. Robert's research interests include asset pricing, risk modelling, managed fund performance, behavioural finance, corporate governance and market efficiency.

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