Call for EoI: ANZAMEMS PATS training seminar

ANZAMEMS invites expressions of interest from Association members to host a Postgraduate Advanced Training Seminar (PATS) in Australia or New Zealand in the second half of 2019. The Association makes up to $5,000 available for the PATS. Preference may be given to applications which can provide matching funding.

Expressions of interest should include:

  • Proposed title / skill area to be addressed
  • Name(s) of local presenters
  • Name(s) of international presenters (if applicable)
  • Proposed venue(s)
  • Proposed budget
  • A draft day-by-day plan of the event

A copy of the Association’s Equity and Inclusivity Guidelines for ANZAMEMS Conference and Event Planners can be downloaded at the ANZAMEMS website:

Expressions of interest must be submitted by 31 March 2019 by email to the Executive Administrator, Marina Gerzic at

Expressions of interest will be judged by a three-member panel of the ANZAMEMS Committee (Sue Broomhall, Clare Monagle, Peter Sherlock). The outcome will be announced no later than 14 April 2019.

About PATS

ANZAMEMS is committed to supporting postgraduates and early career scholars by providing funding for specialist, intensive training seminars that can assist in their development as researchers. PATS events also provide attendees with valuable opportunities to network with experts and other postgraduates working in similar fields. Recent PATS include “Digital Editing and the Medieval & Early Modern Manuscript”, “Doing Digital Humanities: From Project Planning to Digital Delivery”, and “Marginalia and Markings: Reading Early Modern and Medieval Readers”. For more information about ANZAMEMS PATS, please see