News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community week ending 20 November 2020

Highlighted this week: 1.Library Research Support Drop-ins  2.PubhD – 16 December 2020 | 1900- 2130  3.WriteFest 2020 - final week  ______________________________________   1.Library Research Support Drop-ins  The Library Research Support team offer an online drop-in service for doctoral researchers and academic staff.  They take place on Mondays from 1000-1100 and Fridays from 1400 – 1500.  Just go to the LRS Drop-in Room with your question! (check … Continue reading News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community week ending 20 November 2020

News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community week ending 13 November 2020

Highlighted this week:   WriteFest 2020  Transmission’ Event | Tuesday 17 November | 1630 - 1800 GMT The Professionalism of Research Supervision| Monday 23 November | 1245 – 1400 GMT  New video resources from the Library Support Team  Supervisor Development Course  Sheffield Hallam Student Union PostgradResearch Student Society (SHSU PRSS)  In Conversation with Postgrads  _____________________________________________   1.WriteFest 2020 | Throughout November  As we … Continue reading News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community week ending 13 November 2020

The Journal of Imaginary Research – open for submissions!

The Journal of Imaginary Research is now accepting submissions of new short fictional pieces for its annual volume produced each November to celebrate Academic Writing Month.  A key aim of the journal/zine is to encourage academic colleagues to embrace writing simply for enjoyment, as an act of care, or as a reflective act.  It is also … Continue reading The Journal of Imaginary Research – open for submissions!

New Resources from the Library Research Support Team

The Library Research Support Team have recently produced video resources which cover the following topics: Finding and managing information searching, keeping records of searches Research data management principles of research data management and some practical guidance RefWorks an introduction to using RefWorks to manage sources Your finished thesis guidance on adding a completed research thesis to the university research … Continue reading New Resources from the Library Research Support Team

News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community week ending 6 November 2020

Highlighted this week:  WriteFest 2020  ‘Transmission’ Event  |  Tuesday 10 November | 1630 GMT   ESRC Festival of Social Science 2020  Resources for Supervisors   _____________________________________________   1. WriteFest 2020 | Throughout November  As we go into Week 2 of WriteFest there are lots of opportunities for you to get involved and celebrate academic writing.    You can participate in a number of different ways - from … Continue reading News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community week ending 6 November 2020

News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community week ending 30 October 2020

Highlighted this week: WriteFest 2020 Let’s talk about managing supervisory relationships (PGRs) RDF planner drop-in (PGRs) Social & Economic Research Institute (SERI) Doctoral Student Colloquium (PGRs) Independent Chair/Examiner Workshop for Doctoral Supervisors (supervisors) Regular opportunities to engage with your doctoral community (PGRs) ESRC Festival of Social Science 2020 _____________________________________________   WriteFest 2020 | Throughout November … Continue reading News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community week ending 30 October 2020

News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community – 23 October 2020

Welcome to our weekly update highlighting news and upcoming events for the PGR community for the week ending 23 October 2020. In our email this week: Planning your Development as a New Researcher – Where to Start? Doctoral Supervisor Development Course – expressions of interest invited for November cohort Independent Chair/Examiner Workshop for Doctoral Supervisors … Continue reading News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community – 23 October 2020

News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community – 16 October 2020

Welcome to our weekly update highlighting news and upcoming events for the PGR community for the week ending 16 October 2020. In our edition this week: Extended Opening Hours for Bookable Workspace in Charles Street Research Ethics session for new SHU PGR students Planning your Development as a New Researcher – Where to Start Research … Continue reading News and Upcoming Events for the PGR Community – 16 October 2020

The Brilliant Club – PhD tutor opportunity – 2020-21

The Brilliant Club is an award-winning university access charity.  They recruit and train doctoral and post-doctoral researchers to deliver programmes of university-style teaching to pupils in schools that serve under-represented communities. Why Become a Brilliant Club PhD Tutor? · Support local pupils from underrepresented backgrounds to access university · Get expert training and real experience … Continue reading The Brilliant Club – PhD tutor opportunity – 2020-21