In addition to completing a PhD, JOLT researchers undertake specialised training to advance their future careers in academia and industry. JOLT training includes workshops on journalism skills, expert sessions on research skills and transferrable skills, and research schools. Although training sessions are designed for JOLT researchers, some sessions are open to researchers outside of the JOLT project; please check the events announcements for details.
All Early Stage Researchers (ESRs) will attend network wide training events, which are targeted at developing practical skills for digital journalism (e.g. data visualisation), transferrable skills (e.g. project management), and research skills (e.g. data analysis). In addition, summer schools will focus on key theoretical perspectives, and have the opportunity to engage with experts and peers […]