‘Methods North West’ aims to become a regional hub for research methods innovation, celebrating the collective strength, depth and breadth of methodological expertise across the participating Universities of Manchester, Liverpool, Lancaster and Keele. To this end MethodsNW has opened a Collaborative Research Grants Call of up to £2,000 to support initiatives and symposia on … [Read more...] about Methods Northwest Collaborative Research Grants Call
YES will be taking place this autumn. There are themed workshops covering the full spectrum of academic disciplines, including the arts and humanities. YES is designed to develop business awareness and an understanding of entrepreneurship in UK postgraduate students and postdoctoral researchers. This goal is achieved through a competition in which those participating prepare … [Read more...] about Say ‘YES’ to entrepreneurship and the chance to win a prize fund of £10,000.
The hugely popular and innovative University of Manchester’s Postgraduate Summer Research Showcase (PSRS) will take place on Tuesday 26th June 2018 in the Whitworth Hall. PSRS will feature over 150 poster presentations (including touch screen interactive posters) and research images. As part of the day PSRS is also pleased to host the Manchester Doctoral College … [Read more...] about Postgraduate Summer Research Showcase: Engage, celebrate, captivate
Learning Development at The University of Manchester Library have devised the ' My Research Essentials' training programme, which is a package of tools to support PGRs to navigate PhD study and life. Next weeks PGR session (follow this link to book) Postgraduate Study: Understanding what to expect? is suitable for PGR’s from all subject areas (at any stage of their … [Read more...] about Need tools and strategies to navigate your PhD? We’ve got the workshop for you…
Dr. Nichola Kentzer and Dr Alex Berry of the University of Northampton need you help to conduct research exploring the experiences of doctoral students on their research journey. The research team want to know more about your experiences of supervision and other internal and external factors that relate to doctoral studies. Participation in the research will include a short … [Read more...] about Help researchers to understand your doctoral studies experience