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Soft career strategy skills for emerging researchers

29 June 2017
12:30 - 13:30

This seminar is for emerging and more established researchers in the social sciences and humanities rooted in social sciences logics of inquires. It’s foci will be on journal and book  publishing strategies and emotional intelligence attributes such as interpersonal relationship building  and risk taking for maximising academic  career success nationally and globally.

Date: 29 June 2017 | Time:  12h30 – 13h30 | Venues: Pretoria, Durban and Cape Town 

This seminar will be livestreamed via:

Presenters:     Dr. Mitch Allen, author and former founding Publisher of Alta Mira Press and  Left Coast Press and former Acquisitions Editor for Social Sciences, Sage Publications and Professor John H. Stanfield,II, DGSD HSRC Distinguished Fellow and former Sage Series Editor and occasional special issues journal editor, book author and anthology editor, and occasional internal and external university  tenure and promotion reviewer

The HSRC seminar series is funded by the Department of Science and Technology (DST). The views and opinions expressed therein  as well as findings and statements of the seminar series do not necessarily represent the views of DST.

Pretoria : HSRC Video Conference, 1st floor HSRC Library Human Sciences Research Council, 134 Pretorius Street, Pretoria. Arlene Grossberg, Tel: (012) 302 2811, e-mail:

Cape Town : HSRC, Merchant House 116-118 Buitengracht Street Cape Town, Cape Town. Contact: Jean Witten, Tel (021) 4668004, Fax (021) 461 0299, or

Durban : 
The Atrium, 5th Floor, 430 Peter Mokaba Ridge, Berea, 4001 , Contact Ridhwaan Khan, Tel (031) 242 5400, cell: 083 788 2786 or , or Hlengiwe Zulu at e-mail