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:

  • Institution-wide outcomes for the Research Skill Development (RSD) initiative 
  • Case studies of practice using the Research Skill Development (RSD) framework
  • Other universities/institutions approaches to building research capacity of students/staff

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. 

Call for abstracts now open.

Abstract submission deadline: 30th April, 2018
Short Paper Submission deadline: 30th June, 2018


PPRS – 2017