Researcher Development Programme

The Researcher Development team provides training and development opportunities for postgraduate researchers, early career research staff and doctoral supervisors.

Our development offer includes a comprehensive programme of face to face training workshops, virtual training, online resources, mentoring, one to one coaching and supporting information.


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Here you will find resources for researchers provided by your faculty and department, Researcher Development Programme, as well as Careers and Employability. 

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Research Fair offering advice and support on 26th November from 2pm in the Innovation for Health Building. Spaces…
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We've reached Day 8 of #AcWriMo2018 We'd love to know how many pages you've written. "Write a page a day, only 300…
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Today is the first Wednesday of the month and the seventh day of #AcWriMo. We think that calls for a Researcher Caf…
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So, Day 6 of #AcWriMo How many words have you written? For motivation read todays blog by Phil Powrie about Solid…

Latest blog posts


The off-campus PhD – The Wider Journey of the PhD

Melissa Addey's latest instalment of the off-campus PhD encourages all PGRs, even on campus to get off...


A Change is as Good as a Rest! My Experience of an RCUK Internship

PGR Sarah Golding talks about her PhD "break" spent doing a 6-month internship with Public Health England’s...

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