Category Archives: RESEARCH DOMAIN B3 PROFESSIONAL & CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Foucauldian Discourse Analysis Training

20/05/18 – Online Training Session, Dr Craig Owen, St Mary’s University. I found this session extraordinarily useful! It refreshed a lot of the content I’d accessed during my PhD and it also gave me previously unidentified perspectives on the practicalities … Continue reading

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Seminar – Working Class Academics

18/04/18 – Seminar by Dr Carole Binns, H37, Richmond Building. This was fascinating and drew on dr Binns’s work on interviewing academics who identified as having a working class heritage. There was a good deal of resonance with my own … Continue reading

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Key Action 203 Application Support Webinar

22/02/18 – Webinar re Erasmus+ bid Although I’ve been working with Dr McClelland, who is very experienced, I found this webinar very useful in terms of working with the detailed application form and the processes required by Erasmus & British … Continue reading

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Universities in the crosshairs: why they are under attack, and what they should do about it

04/10/17 – Public Lecture @ University of Bradford, Norcroft Centre This lecture entitled “Universities in the crosshairs: why they are under attack, and what they should do about it” will be given by be Sir Richard Lambert, journalist and business … Continue reading

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REF 2021

12/12/17 – seminar led by Roger Falconer This was held in Chesham B0.26. The room was full. This was somewhat disappointing. The presenter struggled to move beyond REF set-up as it pertained to his specialist area. AND almost all of … Continue reading

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Research Supervision

29/11/17 – My first PhD supervision Only 4 months since graduating and I’m already fulfilling a wish of mine: to be involved in shaping the experiences and knowledge of the next generation of researchers. With Dr Peter Branney from the … Continue reading

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Launch of Early Career Researcher Peer-support Forum

12/10/17 – this peer support group was initiated this week. The group is designed to foster peer support between ECRs. I am currently collating all expressions of interest with a planned initial meeting in December or early January.

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