Topical Academic hashtags

Here I list the hashtags used most commonly within academic communities with a brief general description of the intentional use.

Remember: hashtags, even the curated ones, can be used at any time since there is usually always some talking on that particular subject.

PhDs and Academics

#Academia

Tweets on anything to do with Academia

#ScholarSunday

Tweets recommending other scholars/academics to follow

#AdjunctChat

Tweets about anything to do with being Adjunct

#AcWri

Academic Writing – discuss

#ECRchat

Conversation for and about being an Early Career Researcher

#PhDChat

For conversational topics between/for PhD students

#PhDAdvice

Advice for PhD students

#PhDForum

Anything to do with PhD life

#PhDLife

Tweets about being a PhD student

#PhD

Tweets about being a PhD and/or PhD student (life, work, funny)

#WithAPhD

Bi-montly chat hashtag about gaining, wanting, or what to do with a PhD.

#EMS

Tweets related to the emergency medical services

#SciComm

Science communication conversation

#AltAc

Alternative Careers (to research and postdoc) – jobs posts, careers advice…

#PostDoc

Conversations between and for Post Doctoral Researchers

#GetYourManuscriptOut

Tweets about writing in academia; tips, news, and conversation

#STEM

Everything related to Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics

#AcademicsWithCats

If you’re an academic and have a cat, you know what to do

Educational Academics

#EdTech

Education Technology

#HigherEd

All to do with Higher Education

#EdU

General Education News

#SAChat

Student Affairs conversation

#ProfDev

Professorial Development (not professional)

#MSAChat

Multicultural Affairs and Social Justice in Higher Ed Student affairs

#Moodle

Open Source E-learning platform chat

#MOOC

Massive Online Open Courses

#AcAdv

Academic Advice

#CampusChat

Related topics to undergraduate studies and universities

#EdStudies

Educational Studies

An extract from the book Twitter for Academics – coming soon.

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About Dr Jojo Scoble

Freelance Science Communicator. Microbiology PhD Oxon. Fiction Writer. Social Media dilettante. Ideas Factory.
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2 Responses to Topical Academic hashtags

  1. Helpful list. In the vein of #academicswithcats, there is #academicswithbunnies & likely dogs, not sure what else they’ve gotten to llamas, sheep, lizards… #academicswith__

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