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Research and Enterprise Skills

  •   Date: 20 January 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm     Designed for: Research staff   This is a vocal workshop to help you find your natural voice.  Do you want to get the...
  • Date: 13 October 2015 19 May 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Designed for: Researchers who are interested in using the results of their research beyond academia to influence policy...
  •   Dates: 24 November 2015 27 April 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   Exploring the match between the person you are and the job you do.  Topics will include:  Work-Life...
  • Date: 8 March 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Academic and research staff who plan to undertake focus group research   Content: The Focus Group Method: An Outline Conducting...
  • Good Clinical Practice training is now only delivered through an e-learning package.  Access to the training is controlled by the University’s Research Governance Team or a Health and...
  •   Date: October 2015 - date to be confirmed 10 February 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This short course provides early career researchers with an introduction to career planning...
  •   Dates: 5 April 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This course is designed for research staff applying for senior research positions or lecturehips. The topics explored will include;...
  •   Date: To be confirmed Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm Register once to attend both sessions   Designed for: Research Staff Content: What makes a good presentation? Your...
  •   Date: 10 March 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Course content: Develop skills in project planning techniques Focus on research projects Action planning on your projects Enhancing your...
  •   3 workshop dates: 30 September 2015 7 October 2015 24 November 2015 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Content: What is it? A three part workshop based on practical activities aimed to...
  •   Date: 13 November 2015 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Designed for: Academic and research staff Content: Research should be conducted ethically. Across a wide range of academic disciplines...
  •   Date: 29 - 30 June 2016 Time: 9.15am - 5.00pm   Designed for: This programme is aimed at early career staff researchers. Content: This course provides essential tools and skills for busy...
  •   Dates: 1 March 2016   Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm   This course is designed for research staff applying for senior research positions or lectureships.  This is a half-day course...
  • Date: 1 February 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Overview: This workshop will help you develop a strategy for communicating your research. It will look at the classic academic forms of...
  • Specifically the course will cover the development of an EPSRC First Grant proposal, and covers all aspects of the preparation and submission process and developing a Host Organisation Statement....
  • The course will cover the development of an EPSRC First Grant proposal, specific aspects include (i) the Case for Support (ii) Pathways to Impact (iii) National Importance (iv) Budget Considerations...
  • The workshop will cover opportunities from the RCUK, The Royal Society and Leverhulme Trust. The emphasis will be on the EPSRC scheme and The Royal Academy of Engineering, particularly the Research...
  • The course contains a brief overview of how to find funders and the main funders (AHRC, ESRC, Leverhulme and Wellcome Trust) including success rates.  Writing specific aspects of an RCUK...
  •   Dates/Times: 12 October 2015, 2.00pm - 5.00pm 11 February 2016, 2.00pm - 5.00pm 10 May 2016, 2.00pm - 5.00pm     Training on use and completion.  Are you planning research...
  • The course will cover: - How to find funding - An overview of the main funders (AHRC, ESRC, Leverhulme and British Academy) including success rates and review processes - Insights from a panel...
  • The course will cover: - How to find funding - An overview of the main funders (AHRC, ESRC, Leverhulme and British Academy) including success rates and review processes - Insights from a panel...
  • Specifically the course will cover an introduction to the grant application process, the writing of the proposal components (Case for Support, Pathways to Impact, work programme management (Gantt...
  • No plans to host further instances of this course during the rest of this academic year. Course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates Designed for: All academic and...
  • This workshop will cover preparation of the various components of a MRC Research Grant application. The workshop will include presentations from a Queen’s academic who was, until recently, an...
  • Date: 7th March 2016 Time: 9.30-4.00pm   Overview: Creative research is original, useful and non-obvious. It is precisely because it is non-obvious that young researchers need all the help they...
  •   Date: 3 - 4 December 2015 25 - 26 April 2016 Time: 9.15 am - 4.30 pm   Overview: Collaboration is more than the icing on the research cake; it now lies at the heart of the research model...
  • Date: 1 June 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 1.00 pm Location: Seminar Room, Research & Enterprise Offices, 63 University Road   Aimed at: Academic and Research staff and PhD students   Do...
  • Dates: 11 - 12 January 2016 27 - 28 June 2016 Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm   Overview Finding time to write up your research can be difficult. This two-day event has been organised to provide...