Enhancing PGR supervision


In line with Lancasterís strategic aspirations around postgraduate research, these opportunities offer structured development for those wishing to enhance their PGR supervisory practice.

Foundations of good practice

These one-day workshops explore good practice in relation to the lifecycle of a PhD and in the context of Lancasterís regulations.

Who is it for?

The workshops are designed for those new to PGR 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.

Workshop Overview

This interactive workshop will cover regulations and good practice in relation to the lifecycle of a PhD helping you to recruit the best students and ensure that all students complete on time and make significant research contributions. The session will cover:

Workshop Contributors

Sessions will be led by Professor Judith Williams and Dr Rachel Cowen, experienced academic developers from the University of Manchester sourced via Vitae. A range of internal colleagues are also involved in contributing.


To book a place please email OED.

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