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Wed 4 Dec 2019
10:00 - 16:30

Venue: Student Services Centre, Exams Hall, Room AG03d

Provided by: Researcher Development Programme (RDP)


Bookings cannot be made on this event (Event is completed).

Other dates:

Wed 29 Jan 2020

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Effective Researcher (Sciences & Technology)

Wed 4 Dec 2019


This course is designed for first-year PhD students to help you increase your effectiveness and meet the challenges of your PhD. We cover several different aspects of personal effectiveness in this one-day workshop, with practical solutions to get you started on your journey.


  • Start planning the first year of your PhD
  • Be equipped to manage your relationship with your supervisor
  • Understand how to work effectively with others
Target audience

First-year PhD Students in the Physical Sciences, Technology & Life Sciences.
Further details regarding eligibility criteria are available here.


Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Wed 4 Dec   10:00 - 16:30 10:00 - 16:30 Student Services Centre, Exams Hall, Room AG03d map Jenny Wade

Participative workshop including provision of information, discussion and practical exercises.

Further information

Lunch will not be provided on the day, however, we are in the city centre so encourage you to visit one of the many eateries nearby.


One full-day session.


This course runs once in Michaelmas term and twice in Lent term.

PhD Progression

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