The 2009 PGR Induction included an 'expectations' session for each of the Schools in the Faculty. In a rapidly changing academic environment expectations of PhD students across the UK varies widely, depending on the individual, the discipline and the institution. The expectations sessions revealed a number of priorities for the successful completion (or output) of a research … [Read more...] about Expectations and the PhD
Archives for September 2009
Yesterday saw the Induction for all new PGRs in the Faculty of Humanities. It was lovely to see so many new faces and I hope to see you all again at some of the forthcoming training sessions scheduled for 2009/10. I wanted to take this opportunity, on behalf of the Skills Training and Development Team, to wish you all every success with your PhD programme! … [Read more...] about Welcome to New PGRs!