2017 PhD and ECR workshop

The 2017 PhD & ECR workshop will be held on Tuesday 7 February at Otago University, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Theme: Creating a personal identity – be seen and be heard

The workshop will focus on creating a personal research identity, capturing impact and the contribution of these issues to grants and funding. The program will include an opening presentation, small group facilitated discussions, concurrent activities, mentoring sessions, a panel discussion and networking opportunities with fellow students and senior academics. The workshop will finish with an informal drinks and networking function.

Keynote presentations, facilitators and panel discussions will include:

  • Professor Marianna Sigala, University of South Australia, co-editor of Journal of Service Theory & Practice
  • Professor Graham Miller, University of Surrey, UK, professor of sustainability in business and co-editor of Journal of Sustainable Tourism
  • Dr Kathryn Sutherland, Associate Dean, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ, co-editor International Journal for Academic Development and author of Success in Academia?
  • Associate Professor Pierre Benckendorff, The University of Queensland, Australia


  • NZ$55 if attending the CAUTHE 2017 conference
  • NZ$110 if not attending the conference

For more information:

Draft program