Workshop on Developing Research Publications
2017 June 9

A workshop on Developing Research Publications was organized by the International Research Centre of the University of Peradeniya which was held on the 9th June 2017 from 14.30 to 17.30 at the Senate Room, Senate Building of University of Peradeniya. The workshop was conducted by Dr. Darshana Sedara and Dr. Sachithra Lokuge.

The open workshop was participated by about 100 students, academic and non-academic staff members of the University of Peradeniya, Postgraduate Institutes of the University of Peradeniya, and the National Institute of Fundamental Studies.

The objective of this workshop is to demonstrate and experience the complete research lifecycle. It is a workshop, where participants will actively take part in all key phases of the research lifecycle. The workshop will commence with idea conceptualisation, deriving research questions, identifying methodologies, data collection strategic, and analysis. Particular attention is placed on understanding publication outlets and developing a publication strategy. The workshop was conducted in two sessions on ‘why we write papers’ and ‘how to write papers’.