Enhancing PGR supervision: foundations of good practice

Quote New for 2015/16 and in line with Lancasterís strategic aspirations around postgraduate research, the opportunities outlined below offer structured development for those wishing to enhance their PGR supervisory practice. The foundations of good practice series examines Lancaster's regulations and explores good practice in relation to the life cylce of a PhD. It is designed for those new to supervision, those that may have supervised at other HEIs but are new to working at Lancaster and those who wish to refresh their knowledge of local procedures and good practice. Colleagues aspiring to be a supervisor may also attend.

Session 1: Recruitment, Relationship Building and Progression through Year 1

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Date: 23rd November, 13:30-17:00. To book a place please email OED.

Session 2: Maintaining Momentum and Maximising Outputs

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Date: 3rd March, 09:30-13:00. To book a place please email OED.

Session 3: Examinations and Viva of PhD students

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All of the sessions can be attended on a stand-alone basis. If you have any queries please contact OED team .

Programme Contributors

Sessions will be led by Dr Rachel Cowen and Dr Judith Williams, experienced academic developers from the University of Manchester sourced via Vitae. Lesley Wareing, Lancaster's Academic Registrar together with a range of internal colleagues are also involved in contributing.

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