Introducing to the Researcher Academy (Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences)
Team Researcher Academy
This face-to-face event is run by the Researcher Academy The Researcher Academy opportunities are very popular and the majority are run in both semesters to give you the opportunity to attend at a time of the year that suits you.
Target Audience: PGRs, ECRs, all research staff and technicians from the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. Schools of: Medicine, Life Sciences, Health Sciences and Veterinary Medicine.
An interactive event aimed at introducing the Researcher Academy, our people, and what we do!
We exchange knowledge and information on activities, events, training & development , careers, placements, funding opportunities and learning resources- a fantastic opportunity to hear about the wealth of provision we offer alongside our university partners.
Come along to meet with other staff and researchers from all four schools in the faculty and share some refreshments with us.
13:15 PGR focussed
13:15 Introduction Alexander Tarr
Overview of researcher academy and MHS support for PGRs
13:25 Development needs analysis /training programmes – Katherine Morgan
Introduction to the PGR programme – sharepoint resources
13: 35 Placements Michelle Giles
13:45 PGR reps Introduction
14:00 Break & refreshments
14:30 Cathy Merry – the research culture agenda
14:40 Libraries Alison Ashmore
14:50 Careers service Lucie Whitfield/KirstinBarnard
15:00 ECRs/research technicians
15:00 ECR reps- introduction
15:15 Training for ECRs in MHS Alexander Tarr
10 days of professional development
Offering in schools
Assistant supervisor as a formal role in the Faculty.
Researcher Development Concordat
15:30 The technician commitment. Alexander Tarr
15:45 The researcher leadership programme Connie Wan
Close at 16:00
Process: Face to face event, presentations, discussions and networking
Participants will be sent details of the event ahead of the day for those wanting to attend specific aspects of the schedule.
Importance of booking commitment
This event is catered so please only book a place if you are able to attend.
When booking on to a Researcher Academy event you are entering into a commitment to attend. If you find that you are no longer available to attend you MUST cancel your place (on the system if more than three days before the course) or if at short notice by emailing email@example.com This will ensure that your place can be offered to another person on the waiting list. Failure to cancel a place results in other researchers missing out on places through the waiting list process.