Category Archives: V4 Acknowledge the wider context in which higher education operates recognising the implications for professional practice
02/03/18 – Publication of new edition Dr Gillie Bolton’s best-selling book authored with me. I am immensely proud of my work for SAGE on this new edition of Gillie’s long-standing and excellent text. Being able to research and provide the … Continue reading
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
01/02/17 – Founder Member This group is a reciprocal training sharing network. We meet twice yearly to discuss which doctoral training at our institutions can be opened to others at our partner university’s across Yorkshire and the North West. Students … Continue reading
20/11/17 – UKAT’s Personal Tutoring and Mental Health Although I couldn’t attend the live event, I watched this application of research to practice offer by UKAT. A good deal of our work involves some aspects of mental health. Even people … Continue reading
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.
2/10/17 – PGR Induction week. New sessions were designed and delivered, and evaluated well. What is a Doctorate? From Beginning to End: the Doctoral Journey Research Design: Key Principles for All Researchers Qualitative Research: Foundations of Good Practice.