Scholarly Publishing (Part 2) - Dissemination and amplification: increasing the impact of your work

    23/09/2020 - 15:00
    Singapore, Singapore
    23/09/2020 - 16:30
    EURAXESS ASEAN In collaboration with Taylor & Francis

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A recording of the webinar is available below.


EURAXESS ASEAN (Singapore) in collaboration with Taylor & Francis bring you a two-part series of interactive webinars focusing on scientific publishing for early career scientists.

This second part of the series will provide insights into how researchers can increase their profile internationally and draw interest to their projects and publications. We will outline strategies for establishing networks and mobilizing technology to increase the impact of their research. Specifically, we will focus on increasing researchers’ profiles internationally via social media, the role of metrics, and communicating with the broader public.

The webinar will take place on Wednesday, 23 September 2020 from 3pm to 4.30pm Singapore time.

(Click here for information on part 1 in this series)

This session will be led by Victoria Babbit, Director of Researcher Development and Outreach at Taylor & Francis Group and moderated by Dr Teresa Ho, President of A*STAR Postdoc and Early Career Scientist Society (A*PECSS).


  • The benefits of being proactive in profile raising and disseminating research.

  • Social media strategies

  • The role of press releases

  • Alternative metrics and monitoring progress

  • Communicating with the public: the role of press releases, lay summaries and other media

The webinar is open to researchers of all nationalities. The webinar is free of charge. Seats are limited and will be offered on a first come first serve basis.


  • EURAXESS: Your Gateway to Research in Europe: Dr Susanne Rentzow-Vasu, Regional Representative, EURAXESS ASEAN

  • Publishing in Academic Journals: Victoria Babbit, Director of Researcher Development and Outreach, Taylor & Francis

  • Interactive Q&A: Moderated by Dr Teresa Ho, President, A*STAR Postdoc and Early Career Scientist Society (A*PECSS)

About the speaker

Victoria Babbit is the Director of Researcher Development and Outreach. Victoria joined Taylor & Francis in 2008 and throughout the past decade has supported societies, editors and authors as they navigate the rapidly changing publishing landscape. Her work involves engaging with global researcher communities to build knowledge and capacity related to publishing and editorial activities. Prior to joining Taylor & Francis, Victoria pursued a PhD in Geography, focusing on migration, at the University of Washington in Seattle.