Pacific Peoples’ Research Skills Symposium

As part of the University’s 50th Anniversary celebrations, the Research Office has organised a Research Week to highlight the University’s achievements in various fields of research and research skill development. The two day Pacific Peoples’ Research Skills Symposium is organised during the Research Week and will provide a forum to learn about:

The two day symposium will provide:

  • Institutional-level drivers and approach at USP
  • RSD implementation review report
  • RSD intersections of research and teaching
  • USP showcase: stories of Pacific peoples’ research skills

The Symposium proceedings will be published as a book by the USP Press. 

Key Dates

Abstract Submission Opens January 24, 2018
Abstract Submission Deadline – Extended  May 13, 2018
Abstract Acceptance/Rejection Notifications May 18, 2018
Registration Opens May 3, 2018
Presenting Author Registration Deadline June 1, 2018
Registration Deadline August 3, 2018
Short Paper Submission Deadline June 30, 2018  
Symposium Dates August 29-30, 2018

PPRS Registrations now open!

Call for abstract is now closed.

Short Paper Submission deadline: 30th June, 2018


PPRS – 2017