There are some places left on the following forthcoming courses: PowerPoint Level 1 Training - 22/04/2010 - an opportunity to learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint more effectively. Introduction to Presentation Skills - 26/04/2010 - this is an introductory course designed for PGRs who are new to presenting. Voice Projection - 28/04/2010 - The course will include the … [Read more...] about Places available on forthcoming courses
Welcome Back! I hope you all had a restful and productive Easter break. A couple of weeks ago I added an "Events Page" to the blog (see the tabs at the top) but thought I would remind you all that Spring and early Summer is "Events Season" for PGRs at the University of Manchester and there's plenty going on this year in and around the North West for those of you who want to … [Read more...] about It’s “Events Season” at the UoM!
Happy Easter! I won't be around for the next week or so - I just wanted to wish you all a very relaxing Easter break, whatever it is that you are doing! There are a few training courses taking place from the middle of April (check the training calendar for details) and some exciting events coming up on the horizon over the next couple of months - if you're thinking about … [Read more...] about Happy Easter!
The PGR Doc Blog now has an "Events" page which gives you regular updates about the events which are taking place for PGRs across the University, and also within the north west region, over the spring and summer months. If you have an event you'd like to publicise on this page (e.g. a researcher conference) then please get in touch with the Skills Training Team … [Read more...] about PGR Doc Blog – New Events Page!
Studying for a Doctorate? We'd like to hear from you about your career aspirations and decision-making, as part of a national online survey commissioned by Government, and supported by Vitae which champions the personal, professional and career development of researchers. We'd like to know (amongst other things): - why you chose to do your particular research programme - what … [Read more...] about Fill In the Doctoral Survey and Win!!