Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

At a glance - workshops this month

Doctoral researcher workshops quick-glance schedule. Workshops this month and next.

Booking: these courses generally open for booking one month in advance of the shown date. If you do not see a live booking link please check back nearer the course date.

Cancelling: If you need to cancel your booking, please do so at your earliest opportunity and at least 3 days before the event. Someone else may be able to take your place, but we need time to contact them. Also, although you are not charged for an event, there are costs we incur (e.g. photocopying, catering) which relate directly to places reserved.

How to cancel: you can cancel your booking via the MyEd Event Booking Channel. Go to MyEd and then the Event Booking Channel. Click on "My Bookings" - here you will have the option to cancel your place. We maintain attendance registers; unexpected absences will be noted. If you consistently fail to attend, or repeatedly cancel with very short notice, you may be prevented from booking future IAD events.

Researcher development workshops in Feb 2020

Finding Academic Literature (SCE  MVM) 17 February 2020
How to Design a Public Engagement Process 18 February 2020
Three Minute Thesis Competition Preparation 19 February 2020
'Just Write' for Research Students 19 February 2020
Writing up Science - MScR CMVM 19 February 2020
Realising the Benefits of Good Research Data Management (PGR) 20 February 2020
Practical Project Management for Research Students 20 February 2020
Managing Stress and Nerves 21 February 2020
Speed Reading 21 February 2020
PGR Time Management (Online) 24 February 2020
The Writing Process: Getting Started (SCE/MVM) 24 February 2020
'Just Present' - Three Minute Thesis Competition Peer Practice Session 25 February 2020
Is My Writing Academic enough? (CAHSS) 25 February 2020
How to do an Informatics PhD 26 February 2020
Voice and Presentation Skills Workshop 26 February 2020
Text: Coherence, Structure and Argumentation 26 February 2020
Seven Secrets of a Highly Successful Research Student 26 February 2020
The Imposter Syndrome: Why successful people often feel like frauds 26 February 2020
How to Be an Effective Researcher 27 - 28 February 2020
Plan Your Final Year 27 February 2020
Viva Survivor 28 February 2020
The Writing Process: Getting Started (CAHSS) 28 February 2020

 

Researcher development workshops in Mar 2020

Workshop

Date

Writing a Literature Review (CAHSS) 02 March 2020
Effective Slide Design for Three Minute Thesis 02 March 2020
'Just Present' - Three Minute Thesis Competition Peer Practice Session 03 March 2020
Designing Effective Slides 04 March 2020
Academic writer - creative writer 04 March 2020
Preparing for First Year Review - School of Engineering 04 March 2020

Academic Writing: Reduce Anxiety

05 March 2020
Writing and Designing your Academic Poster Workshop - College of Science and Engineering 05 March 2020
Finding Academic Literature (CAHSS) 05 March 2020
Voice and Presentation Skills Workshop 06 March 2020
Writing Clinic 09 March 2020
'Just Write' for Research Students 10 March 2020
Statistics Consultancy 1:1 Session 10 March 2020
PhD Thesis Workshop - School of Engineering 11 March 2020
Finding Funding for Research (online) 11 March 2020
PGR Presenting with Ease (online) 11 March 2020
Pitch Perfect: Public Speaking, Networking and Engaging 11 March 2020
How to be Your Own Best Editor (SCE/MVM) 11 March 2020
MScR Project Planning and Ethics (MVM) 12 March 2020
Finding your genius: managing and developing your work, your goals and yourself 12 March 2020
Storytelling Techniques for Effective Communication 13 March 2020
Writing a Literature Review (SCE/MVM) 16 March 2020
PhD Thesis Workshop - Preparing to Submit and Defend your Thesis CMVM 17 March 2020
How to be Your Own Best Editor (CAHSS) 17 March 2020
How to Design an Effective Conference Poster for CMVM 17 March 2020
Preparing for First Year Review: School of Informatics 18 March 2020
Writing for Publication 18 March 2020
'Just Write' for Research Students 18 March 2020
Managing Your Research Project 19 March 2020
Presentation Skills Workshop: School of Engineering 19 March 2020
Preparing for First Year Review - School of Chemistry 19 March 2020
Writing a Data Management Plan for your Research (PGR) 20 March 2020
Presenting with Ease - presentation Techniques (CAHSS) 23 March 2020
Beating Writer's Block (CAHSS) 23 March 2020
Presenting with Ease - Presentation Techniques (CSCE & CMVM) 24 March 2020
Writing Abstracts 24 March 2020
Is My Writing Academic enough? (SCE/CMVM) 25 March 2020
Writing and Designing your Academic Poster Workshop - College of Science and Engineering 25 March 2020
PGR Effective Conference Posters (online) 25 March 2020
Writing Well: Language and Style 26 March 2020
Presenting with Ease - Delivering Presentations 30 March 2020
Writing Clinic 31 March 2020
How to Design an Effective Conference Poster 31 March 2020
Three Minute Thesis Competition Practice Session 31 March 2020
Writing a Research Paper - School of Biological Sciences 31 March 2020