Support for part-time research students from Midlands universities

If you are a research student studying on a part-time basis, did you know that there are workshops coming up designed specifically to support your mode of study?

Three Midlands universities are holding the Vitae-inspired Part-Time Researcher’s days so, whether you are still near the beginning of your studies or coming to the end of your research degree, there is a day for you.

Bw small logo eventbriteFor part-time research students in the first half of their studies.

Part-Time Researcher day: Running at The University of Northampton on Friday 6th May in Northampton. Sessions include:

  • Working with your Supervisor part-time and at a distance
  • Time, productivity and motivation management
  • Group exercises to determine priorities, concerns, sharing experiences & solutions.
  • Part-time success stories

For part-time research students who are writing up / submitting within 18 months.

OU imagePart-Time Researcher Finishing days are running at the Open University in Milton Keynes on Monday 20th June and also at the University of Warwick in Coventry, on Tuesday 28th June. Warwick logo

Sessions include:

  • Editing and finishing your thesis
  • Preparing for your viva
  • Careers inside and outside of academia
  • Publishing your work

About Simone Apel

Researcher Developer for The Graduate School, University of Northampton.

Posted on April 12, 2016, in Events, Researcher development, Workshops & Training and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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