Hire James Hayton to speak at your institution or event

Where I’ve spoken

I have spoken at many of the top-ranked universities in the UK, including;

Plus several institutions and events outside the UK, including;

Popular Topics Include;

  • The Basic Principles Every PhD Student Needs to Know
  • Understanding Academic Literature
  • Productivity, Creativity and Skill Development
  • Becoming a Better Academic Writer
  • Surviving the Stress of a PhD
  • The Final Year

I have standard presentations on each of these topics lasting around 45 minutes, which can be adapted to fit the size and format of your event. I can talk for as long as you need!

Typically, a 45 minute talk will lead to 45 minutes (or more) of Q&A- a sign of the high level of engagement in these talks.

Day-Long Workshops

I am also available for day-long workshops covering a wide range of topics.

Rates and availability

Speaking fees can vary depending on your requirements, but the table below is a guide. These rates are not inclusive of VAT. Travel and accommodation costs to be added if required.

Europe (Including all EU Schengen countries plus Ireland and the UK)

Up to 2 hours | €1000

Full day    | €1500

Rest of World

Please use the contact form below to discuss requirements. The final cost will depend on the distance I need to travel and the time away from home.

Please use the contact form below to drop me a message.

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