Doctoral Spring School 2020
AMCAP Doctoral Spring School 2020
Supported by ECREA SuSo staff (Feb 28 - March 8, 2020)
AMCAP (the Association of Media & Communication Academic Professionals) announces a call for participation in the 10-day ECREA (European Communication Research and Education Association) style Summer School.
AMCAP Doctoral Spring School 2020 aims to strengthen the structure and content of Communication and Media Studies Ph.D. research projects in Pakistan. ECREA Media and Communication Doctoral Summer School’s experts, for the first time, will join hands with the AMCAP Doctoral Spring School.
Venue: University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan.
Organizers: Association of Media & Communication Academic Professionals (AMCAP)
Sponsors: University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan.
The AMCAP Doctoral Spring School 2020 brings together prominent European and Pakistani academics to provide structural and individuated support to young Pakistani and other Asian scholars in their Ph.D. projects. The AMCAP Spring School is a PhD-student centered school, that will give participants unique opportunities to polish their scientific research skills in the emerging digital environment through Ph.D. feedback panels, workshops, and lectures along with panel discussions. In the age of digital humanities and emerging ecosystem, the School will provide opportunities for learning pedagogies in digital ecosystems. The AMCAP Spring School aims to provide a supportive international setting where doctoral students can present their ongoing work, and receive one to one feedback on their Ph.D. projects from European and Pakistani academicians.
It will also be an opportunity to establish valuable networking with the academia of different countries.
Participants of AMCAP Spring School can apply under the following two categories:
1. As Ph.D. scholars (Those who are currently enrolled in any University for Ph.D. Degree)
2. As Observers (Any aspiring Ph.D. scholar, Ph.D. Scholar awaiting viva, Faculty Member, and Early Career Media Professional)
The ‘AMCAP Spring School 2020’ has limited seats and will select only 21 Ph.D. scholars and 15 observers.
The AMCAP Spring School includes:
Observers will benefit from keynote lectures, workshops, media dialogues, networking, and publishing opportunities except for the student feedback panels.