In Brief: This is an opportunity for doctoral Students in their 2nd year or beyond to get experience of leading a cross-institutional network focused on research methods. It needs a response by 12noon on Friday 12th January. MethodsNW is rolling out is programme of student-led Methods Exchange (known as MethodsX), launched at the MethodsX conference in May 2017. We are … [Read more...] about PGR Theme Leaders needed for the MethodsNW “MethodsX” programme
Accessing collaborative research funding & support workshop – Wed Dec 13th, 2-4pm, Room 2.219, University Place Would your research benefit from partnering with non-academic organisations, but you're unsure of the support and funding to facilitate this in the relationship development phase? This workshop for all Faculty of Humanities research staff will provide an … [Read more...] about Faculty Funding Workshop 13th December
Thesis Boot Camp 2017 Monday 22nd January – Wednesday 24th January/ Cost: FREE Guidance notes and application form: Are you planning on submitting your thesis by September 2018 but are finding it difficult to finish? Why not apply to Thesis Boot Camp, a no-time-for-procrastination, take-no-prisoners intensive writing event. Think you’ve got what it takes? Introductory … [Read more...] about Thesis Boot Camp Jan 2018 – Applications now open!
The global challenge research fellows are holders of prestigious ESRC funded postdoctoral fellowships. Hosted by the NWSSDTP and the Global Development Institute at Manchester, this event will bring together a number of GCRF fellows from 11 UK universities who are nearing the end of their fellowships to discuss their research, the ways they have made use of their fellowships … [Read more...] about Careers/Networking Opportunity
British Library Doctoral Open Days Practical and inspiring events for first year PhD students Registration now open! Our Doctoral Open Days are a chance for first-year PhD students to discover the British Library’s unique research materials. They are designed to explain the practicalities of using the Library and its services, plus help you to navigate our physical and … [Read more...] about British Library Doctoral Open Days