Category Archives: Professional Development

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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Researcher Development Programme (RDP): Citation Metrics: Measure Your Influence

  Citation Metrics: Measure Your Influence Wednesday 14 November 2018, 14:00-16:00     Have you wondered how influential your publications are? Do colleagues read them? Do they cite them? Who has cited them? When? Where? – and most importantly, How … Continue reading

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Academic Writing Retreat

Academic Writing Retreat, Chapelgarth, North Yorkshire, 8th – 10th October 2018 Need to get that paper/thesis/research grant proposal written? Structured academic writing retreats can provide much needed space and time to write in supportive company in comfortable conducive environment. Dr … Continue reading

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Applying for a Professorial Chair

  Applying for a Professorial Chair Wednesday 21st February 2018, 15:00 – 16:00     This session is aimed at academic staff who wish to apply for a Professorial Chair. This session will provide insights into the academic career journey … Continue reading

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Applying for a Readership

  Applying for a Readership Wednesday 14th February 2018, 15:00 – 16:00     This session is aimed at academic staff who wish to apply for a Readership. This session will provide insights into the academic career journey and the … Continue reading

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NERC Independent Research Fellowships

NERC – Independent Research Fellowships The NERC Independent Research Fellowship (IRF) Scheme is designed to develop scientific leadership among the most promising early-career environmental scientists, by giving all fellows five years’ support, which will allow them sufficient time to develop … Continue reading

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