Postgraduate Research Training Programme 2023-24

Check out some of the postgraduate research training sessions we have prepared for you this autumn:

DateTimeSession titleSession lead(s)
23 October 2pm What should you achieve in the design phase? Klaus Fischer
24 October 10.30am Navigating your Research Degree: stages, forms and Doctoral Studies Weblearn Oliver Brooks
25 October 2pm Making the most of online resources, and managing your references using Zotero Denise Adams and Carmel Carroll
26 October 10am Working with your supervisor Jacek Scarso
31 October 10am Introduction to research writing Sandra Sinfield and Tom Burns 
8 November 2pm The viva Jessica Kelly
9 November 11am Entering your final year as a Research Student: What you need to know? Oliver Brooks
15 November 10am Writing a Literature Review Ahmet Erdi Ozturk
9 February 
11am
 
What should you achieve in the design phase
 
Klaus Fischer 
14 February
11am 
Research Degree Success: Key Stages, Forms, and Navigating Doctoral Studies
 
Oliver Brooks 
15 February 
11am 
Introduction to Library resources and Special Collections
 
Lynn Crothall and Peter Fisher
 
22 February 
11am 
Maximising Online Resources and Managing References with Zotero
 
Denise Adams and Carmel Carroll 
28 February 
11am 
Getting the most out of your RSPG submission
 
Kenneth White
 
5 March 
11am 
Research ethics
 
Samantha Banbury
 
6 March 
10am 
Writing Retreat for Researchers
 
Mabel Encinas
 
7 March  
1pm 
Analysing Research Data for Doctoral Thesis and Publication: The Statistical Evidence
 
Jonathan Iworiso
 
12 March  
12am 
Introduction to Research Writing
 
Nigel Caldwell
 
14 March  
11am 
Reproducible Research and Methodological Reform
 
Wendy Ross
 
19 March  
11am 
Transferring from a Master's to a Research Degree (for prospective students)
 
Jessica Kelly
 
20 March  
12am  
Working with your supervisor
 
Bal Virdee
 
21 March  
2pm  
Writing your confirmation viva
 
Mesfin Habtom