Category Archives: Professional Development

Intellectual Property for Research Workshops

Vitae and the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) are partnering on the development of ‘IP for Research’ workshops. These workshops are aimed at doctoral candidates and researchers and will cover: Patents Trademarks Copyright Design Rights Sessions are being held: Belfast Date: … Continue reading

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Researcher Development Programme (RDP): British Academy Small grants workshop

Information session on British Academy Small Grants scheme to include brief overview, scheme details, how to apply and best practice. http://www.britac.ac.uk/ba-leverhulme-small-research-grants Book your place through MyView To be held in 10th April 2019

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Researcher Development Programme (RDP): RefWorks

RefWorks Wednesday 13 February 2019, 13:00-14:00   Get started with reference management and look at how to save references and use Write-N-Cite for citations and bibliographies. Please visit My View to book a place or contact Helen Bell

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Call for Applications: British Library PhD research placements scheme

The British Library has just announced a new Call for Applications for its PhD research placements scheme. This is open to all current PhD students (as long as they have the support of their PhD supervisor) and offers opportunities to … Continue reading

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How to do a PhD on a budget

Times Higher Education (THE) has published some key tips to consider for individuals looking to continue in higher education while on a budget. You can click here to find out more.

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Researcher Development Programme (RDP): Where to Publish?

  Where to Publish? Wednesday 9 January 2019, 12:00-13:00   Select the appropriate publication for your article and get some tips on what editors are looking for and how to evaluate journals and avoid predatory publishers. Please visit My View to … Continue reading

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Researcher Development Programme (RDP): RefWorks

RefWorks Wednesday 12 December 2018, 12:00-13:00   Get started with reference management and look at how to save references and use Write-N-Cite for citations and bibliographies. Please visit My View to book a place or contact Annette Ramsden

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Researcher Development Programme (RDP): Equality and Diversity in Research Design

  Equality and Diversity in Research Design Wednesday 21 November 2018, 14:10-15:30   Attendees will consider how equality and diversity factors apply and impact on research proposals; planning; methodology; data collection analysis and evaluation. Please visit My View to book a place … Continue reading

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Researcher Development Programme (RDP): Research Governance and Ethical Approval Processes

  Research Governance and Ethical Approval Processes Wednesday 21 November 2018, 10:30-11:50   This is an introduction to the University’s Code of Practice for the Conduct of Research which is where we lay out the expectations of how researchers should … Continue reading

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