Research staff

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Researcher Development 

The University offers a wide range of training and development opportunities to enable research staff to continue to develop and extend their professional skills and knowledge.

These are delivered by several training providers, including Professional Development, the Careers and Employability Service and Information Services, as well as by the Graduate School through the Researcher Development Programme.

Details of all University training courses can be found and booked through Central Short Courses.

The Graduate School Programme

The Graduate School's Researcher Development Programme offers training opportunities, many of which are relevant to research staff.

We have compiled a tailored list, divided into the following sections:

Research methods and approaches

Research environment and context

Academic writing and IT skills

Continuing professional development

Other development opportunities

Vitae RDF domains

Other Resources

Graduate Centres - offer a programme of faculty-specific training courses and events.

Online courses and Resources workspace has been developed to hold useful research training materials for researchers on all campuses.

Vitae - offer a range of regional and national courses for researchers.

Induction - Are you looking for information on staff induction? See our  section.


Research staff

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