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Spring 2023 Publishing Academy: Home

This LibGuide was developed as an additional resource for the Spring 2023 Publishing Academy, which is a collaborative initiative of the Graduate School and University Libraries.

Spring 2023 Schedule

All sessions held via Microsoft Teams on Mondays from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

For more information, please visit the Graduate Student Publishing Academy webpage.

Monday, February 20, 2023

Introduction & Experienced Faculty Panel featuring:

Dr. Michèle Foster, Professor, College of Education & Human Development

Dr. Michael Brandon McCormack, Associate Professor of Pan-African Studies and Comparative Humanities Director of the Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research

Dr. Olfa Nasraoui, Professor of Computer Engineering and Computer Science, Endowed Chair of E-Commerce, and Founding Director of the Knowledge Discovery and Web Mining Lab

Dr. Sunshine Rote, Associate Professor and Interim Director of Research for the Raymond A. Kent School of Social Work and Family Science

Dr. Sherri L. Wallace, Professor of Political Science, Interim Dean of Diversity, Engagement, Culture & Climate

Monday, February 27, 2023

The Scholarly Publishing Landscape: Journal Metrics, Copyright, & Open Access featuring:

Dwayne K. Buttler, J.D., Evelyn J. Schneider Endowed Chair for Scholarly Communications Professor, University Libraries

Sarah Drerup, Engineering Librarian, Department of Research Assistance and Instruction, University Libraries

Sarah Frankel, Open Access and Repository Coordinator

Monday, March 6, 2023

Writing for Publication & Navigating Peer Review featuring:

Dr. Bronwyn T. WilliamsProfessor of English, Endowed Chair in Rhetoric & Composition, & Director of the University Writing Center

Monday, March 20, 2023

Dissertations, Theses, & Early Career Publishing Strategies featuring:

Dr. Natalie Christian, Assistant Professor of Biology

Dr. Calvin Coker, Assistant Professor of Communications

Dr. M. Ruth Dike, Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Dr. Shelby Pumphrey, Assistant Professor of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies

Monday, March 27, 2023

Current Trends in Scholarly Publishing Lightning Talks, Wrap Up, & Reflection

"How Many of Us Are There?: On DEI In Publishing" by Courtney Shareef, Strategic Initiatives Librarian

Collaborative Publishing by Robert Detmering, Head of RAI, and Lidiya Grote, Social Sciences Teaching and Faculty Outreach Librarian

Grants in Publishing by Sarah Drerup, Engineering Librarian

"I Get By With A Little Help From... AI?" by Tessa Withorn, Science Librarian

Supplementary Reading List

Peruse this "reading list" of articles, videos, podcasts, and more for an overview of the contemporary scholarly publishing landscape.

Recent Research Reel

Scholarly communications of panelists and presenters published within the last five years.


Spring 2023 Publishing Academy Planning Team

The Publishing Academy is managed by the Graduate School and directed by the University Libraries’ Department of Research Assistance and Instruction (RAI). This year’s planning team and session co-facilitators include:

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Rob Detmering

Head, Research Assistance and Instruction

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Lidiya Grote

Social Sciences Teaching and Faculty Outreach Librarian

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Latisha Reynolds

Assistant Head, Research Assistance and Instruction

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Courtney Shareef

Strategic Initiatives Librarian

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Tessa Withorn

Science Librarian

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