Resources for academics and member universities

About these materials   Back to Top

The guides and material provided here are for academics interested in writing for The Conversation and university communications teams from our member universities. For access to the downloads, academics from member universities can contact their university press office, or email the membership team.

Training slides and handouts   Back to Top

These are the slides we use in our training sessions run by editors for academics from member universities. The different versions contain examples relevant to each field, but are otherwise the same. The handout is recommended reading for all, offering further advice about writing and pitching.

Taking research beyond researchers: handout

Taking research beyond researchers: science

Taking research beyond researchers: health

Taking research beyond researchers: environment

Taking research beyond researchers: arts and humanities

Taking research beyond researchers: mixed

Guides   Back to Top

These guides aim to provide a thorough overview of how to work with The Conversation, for both potential authors and for the communications teams of our partner organisations.

For academics

For university communications teams