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
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!
Welcome to the new Doc Blog for Humanities PGRs! This is a new blog designed for PGRs in the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Manchester. Here I will aim to post information of relevance, comments and information about PGR Development issues. I have also linked to other useful blogs and websites of interest, I hope you find it helpful! New Skills Training … [Read more...] about Welcome to the Doc Blog for Humanities PGRs!