Creating Knowledge Conference – incorporating Doctoral Competitions

The inaugural University Creating Knowledge Conference will take place on Monday 18 June at Pennine Lecture Theatre, City Campus.  We are pleased to confirm that the three competitions planned for the SHU Doctoral Conference on 24 May - Doctoral Researcher of the Year, 3MT® and the Image Competition -  will now take place within this … Continue reading Creating Knowledge Conference – incorporating Doctoral Competitions

Registration and call for abstracts for Creating Knowledge Conference

The inaugural University Creating Knowledge Conference will take place on Monday 18 June at Pennine Lecture Theatre, City Campus.  It will provide an opportunity to present work associated with the three Creating Knowledge research and impact platforms: Healthy, Independent Lives; Thriving, Inclusive Communities, and Future Economies. There will also be ample opportunity to explore the … Continue reading Registration and call for abstracts for Creating Knowledge Conference

Inspirational Research Supervisor and Outstanding Student Support Awards

Your chance to nominate a member of staff for an Inspirational Research Supervisor Award or Outstanding Student Support Award Nominations are now open for this year's awards, which give postgraduate research students the opportunity to recognise and thank a member of staff at SHU who has made a positive difference to their experience. You can … Continue reading Inspirational Research Supervisor and Outstanding Student Support Awards

Vitae Event: Preparing Researchers for an Unknown Future

The speaker presentations from the event: 'Preparing Researchers for an Unknown Future: Cultures, Behaviours & Mindsets' are now available online to members (register and login with your shu email address). The successful event drew nearly 70 participants from around the UK and Europe and hosted some very rich discussions around the three themes of: Intersectoral … Continue reading Vitae Event: Preparing Researchers for an Unknown Future

Doctoral Training Alliance – elective training sessions open to all

Sheffield Hallam University is proud to be part of the University Alliance Doctoral Training Alliance (DTA), the largest multi-partner and only nationwide doctoral training initiative of its kind, designed in response to industry needs. We have doctoral students and supervisors in DTA programmes in Applied Biosciences for Health (launched in 2015), Energy (launched in 2016) and … Continue reading Doctoral Training Alliance – elective training sessions open to all

Vitae ‘focus on’ an inclusive research environment

Upcoming activities and resources devoted to the topic of equality and diversity in research can be found on the Vitae website: https://www.vitae.ac.uk/focus-on/current-focus-on-theme There are a host of useful resources and essential reading covering: Women in research Part-time/flexible working Supporting disabled researchers Preparing for your professional development conversations around equality and diversity Register with your shu email … Continue reading Vitae ‘focus on’ an inclusive research environment

Academic English for your PhD – Mondays 10.30 Semester 1

Academic English for your PhD is a module for students working independently on a research degree (e.g. PhD). The focus will be on practising and developing the language and rhetoric to explain and present your research in both written and spoken formats. Sessions run on Mondays @ 10.30 in Semester 1. UES timetable 1718 amended The University … Continue reading Academic English for your PhD – Mondays 10.30 Semester 1

Library Research Support sessions

The Library Research Support Team is running a series of 'Bite Size' and Practical sessions on a number of research related topics. You can find a full list on our Library Research Support Events page and on the Doctoral School Events Calendar, along with links to the booking page. Topics include: Finding sources Reference Management Research Data … Continue reading Library Research Support sessions

Welcome to our new Doctoral Researchers

A very warm welcome to all our new doctoral researchers. This blog aims to update you on doctoral community news and events, showcase the achievements of our doctoral researchers and provide information on wider development opportunities. If you have anything that you'd like us to post on this site, please get in touch. You can also … Continue reading Welcome to our new Doctoral Researchers