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 
What should you achieve in the design phase
Klaus Fischer 
14 February
Research Degree Success: Key Stages, Forms, and Navigating Doctoral Studies
Oliver Brooks 
15 February 
Introduction to Library resources and Special Collections
Lynn Crothall and Peter Fisher
22 February 
Maximising Online Resources and Managing References with Zotero
Denise Adams and Carmel Carroll 
28 February 
Getting the most out of your RSPG submission
Kenneth White
5 March 
Research ethics
Samantha Banbury
6 March 
Writing Retreat for Researchers
Mabel Encinas
7 March  
Analysing Research Data for Doctoral Thesis and Publication: The Statistical Evidence
Jonathan Iworiso
12 March  
Introduction to Research Writing
Nigel Caldwell
14 March  
Reproducible Research and Methodological Reform
Wendy Ross
19 March  
Transferring from a Master's to a Research Degree (for prospective students)
Jessica Kelly
20 March  
Working with your supervisor
Bal Virdee
21 March  
Writing your confirmation viva
Mesfin Habtom