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Social media for increasing the networking and engagement opportunities of academics

Donelan, Helen (2014). Social media for increasing the networking and engagement opportunities of academics. In: HEA Annual Conference 2014: Preparing for learning futures: the next ten years, 2-3 Jul 2014, Aston University.

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Abstract

This oral presentation will report on results from a recent research project investigating how UK STEM academics are using social media tools to form wider connections. Examples of how these tools are being used, and their potential for facilitating the changing nature of the academic role, will be discussed.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Copyright Holders: 2014 The Author
Keywords: social media; Twitter; blogs; social networking sites; networking; engagement; STEM
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Computing and Communications
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
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Item ID: 40521
Depositing User: Helen Donelan
Date Deposited: 10 Jul 2014 13:19
Last Modified: 02 May 2018 14:01
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/40521
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