— John Field (@John__Field) June 5, 2015
One of the joys of working in HE is the chance to meet your academic heroes. You know, the ones who in other circumstances you’d only encounter in brackets with a date after their name. Professor John Field’s presentation to the Doctoral Symposium invited us to consider the ways in which social media might enhance our academic profile. He also set us a challenge by pointing out that – as educators – we don’t seem to have the kind of online presence that other disciplines enjoy. Put plainly,
John Field – If social media is pervasive then why isn’t it used more? #DSHull
— Paul Hopkins (@hopkinsmmi) June 5, 2015
I can’t answer that – but along with a few others – I can change it.