Scientific Writing Workshops (Oct 2020)

29/09/2020 to 15/10/2020

The Library is pleased to offer the following scientific writing workshops co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC) for postgraduate students. All postgraduates are welcome to join.

Successful Writing in the Life Sciences: Designing Effective Figures and Tables

Students will learn how to present scientific information in their thesis, research publications and conference presentations. Topics to be covered include the preparation of figures (line illustrations, photomicrographs and graphs) and tables.

Date: 08 Oct 2020 (Thu)
Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
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Date: 15 Oct 2020 (Thu)
Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
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Speaker: Dr. Sarah E. Webb, Visiting Scholar, Division of Life Science, HKUST
Language: English
Venue: Online Workshops onlineworkshop

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Speaker's profile:
Dr. Sarah E. Webb was born and brought up in the UK. She obtained a BSc. (Hons.) in Biochemistry at the University of Bath, and a PhD in Cell Biology from King’s College London. She has worked in Hong Kong for over 20 years, first at CUHK and then at HKUST. She is currently a Visiting Scholar in the Division of Life Science at HKUST, where she pursues her interest in investigating the role of Ca2+ in embryogenesis. She has many years’ experience in writing, proof-reading and editing scientific research articles and reviews, and has taught a number of scientific writing courses and workshops.