Publication Strategies in the Social Sciences

Thursday, 23 January 2020, 9:30–14:30

It is essential for a career in academia to publish research results in relevant peer-reviewed scientific journals and to make others aware of one’s research. This workshop focuses on publication strategies in the social sciences. In the first part of the workshop, experts will provide general advice on how to enhance the international visibility of research results. In the second part of the workshop, participants will have the opportunity to talk to experienced professors about publication strategies and peer-review processes.

Target group: Doctoral candidates and postdocs at the beginning of their research career at the Faculty of Social Sciences

Venue: Conference Room of the Faculty of Social Sciences, Neues Institutsgebäude (NIG), Universitätsstraße 7, 6th floor, staircase III, room C628A

Registration via e-mail to until 18 December 2019 („first-come-first-served“, max. 15 participants)



09:30 (s.t.!)–11:15

How to successfully publish and thrive

Dr. Christian Gumpenberger (Bibliometrics and Publication Strategies, Vienna University Library and Archive Services)



Open access: The future of academic publishing

OR Dipl.-Ing. Guido Blechl (Open Access Office Coordinator, Vienna University Library and Archive Services)



Publishing in peer-reviewed journals: Practical examples from highly experienced professors

Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Sylvia Kritzinger (Department of Government)
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sophie Lecheler
(Department of Communication)