PubhD Event – In celebration of the National Tree Charter

As a celebration of The National Tree Charter, we would like to host a Trees and People PubhD special on Wednesday 6 November, 7-9 pm.  At this event, we hope to celebrate all things trees/nature/sustainability related through how they are represented in different  research areas. For those of you unfamiliar with our events, PubhD Sheffield has a very … Continue reading PubhD Event – In celebration of the National Tree Charter

UKCGE blog – Research in Focus

The UK Council for Graduate Education (UKCGE) has a Research in Focus blog series of easily-consumed Q&As with researchers into postgraduate education, sharing the key findings and outcomes from notable, interesting and thought-provoking research papers. You can read the whole Research in Focus series on the UKCGE blog.  

The Brilliant Club Scholars Programme

The Scholars Programme – Sheffield Hallam University - PhD tutor opportunity – 2019-20 The Scholars Programme is run by The Brilliant Club, 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. Sheffield Hallam University works in partnership … Continue reading The Brilliant Club Scholars Programme

Doctoral Competitions within the Creating Knowledge Conference 2019

SHU Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) 2019 Shruti Mandhani of the Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI) was named the winner of our 2019 Three Minute Thesis Competition at the Creating Knowledge Conference on 17 June 2019.  Janet Ulman was commended by the judges. The standard of competition was extremely high, and all our finalists deserve … Continue reading Doctoral Competitions within the Creating Knowledge Conference 2019

Doctoral Skills workshops from the Library

The Skills Centre, Library Research Support Team and Doctoral School have put together a collection of workshops focused on various stages of the doctoral research lifecycle. From getting on top of the relevant literature and managing your data, to honing your writing and editing skills and disseminating your findings. These 1-hour sessions will give you … Continue reading Doctoral Skills workshops from the Library

PhD Health Hackathon – Grow Med Tech

Students:  Win a £1000 prize in the Health Services Hackathon Undergraduate, masters and PhD students throughout the Leeds and Sheffield City Regions are invited to take part in a Health Services Hackathon on Friday 11 October – Sunday 13 October 2019. Teams will compete to develop the best solution for a real-world healthcare issue outlined … Continue reading PhD Health Hackathon – Grow Med Tech

Research Data Management (RDM) sessions

The Library Research Support team is running two introductory RDM sessions over the Summer. The introductory sessions will cover: what research data management is why research data management is important writing a data management plan planning for preserving and sharing your data The sessions are suitable for staff, Masters by Research, and doctoral students. 14 August  … Continue reading Research Data Management (RDM) sessions

Psychology Postgraduate Affairs Group (PsyPAG) Conference – 23-26 July 2019

This year's conference will focus on physical, emotional and mental health and wellbeing. Follow us on Twitter for more updates @PsyPAG2019 Acknowledging the significant mental health issues faced by postgraduate students and the isolated rollercoaster ride of the PhD journey, our conference will not only provide the space to shine in a safe academic forum but … Continue reading Psychology Postgraduate Affairs Group (PsyPAG) Conference – 23-26 July 2019