LDC Development Programme 2019-20

The LDC Development programme for 2019-2020 is  outlined in full on the link below and the table below lists all events that are currently open for booking.

LDC Development Programme 2019-2020 rev: 16 Dec 2019

To book a place onto one of our events, please click the link on the event title to see a summary of each event and to register your place through Eventbrite. See our Booking Policy for further information. For full descriptions of the workshops and webinars planned for 2020, please visit our Workshop Descriptions.

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Date

Time

Events/Booking links

January 2020

15 Jan  09:30 – 12:30  Delivering academic presentations
20 Jan  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Creating your own plan of professional development
21 Jan  09:30 – 12:30  Delivering Academic Presentations
22 Jan  14:00 – 15:00  LJMU: How to write well: some tips for PGRs
27 Jan  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Time-management for PhD researchers
29 Jan 10:00 – 12:00  Mini Writing Retreat

February 2020

03 Feb  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Project management for PhD Researchers – an introduction
04 Feb  09:30 – 12:30  Delivering academic presentations
05 Feb  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Effectively using the PGR Toolbox
10 Feb  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Preparing a conference poster
11 Feb  09:30 - 12:30  Planning and preparing an effective research presentation
17 Feb  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Preparing an 'Elevator pitch'
18 Feb  09:30 – 12:30  Delivering academic presentations
19 Feb  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Making the most of academic conferences
24 Feb  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Enhancing your research presentations 1 – defining your message
25 Feb  09:15 – 16:30  Getting organised for research (and life) by Company of Mind
26 Feb  10:00 – 12:00  Mini writing retreat
26 Feb  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Managing and facilitating meetings
27 Feb  09:15 - 12:30  Pushing beyond imposter syndrome

March 2020

02 Mar  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Enhancing your research presentations 2 - Delivery
03 Mar  13:00 - 16:00  Effective networking at conferences
05 Mar  09:15 – 16:00  PGR ‘Career Ready’ bootcamp
09 Mar  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Research writing - Finding motivation and making a start
10 Mar 09:30 – 12:30 Introduction to Project Management Tools and
Techniques
11 Mar  09:15 - 16:30  Taking ownership of the PhD
12 Mar 09:15 – 12:30  Get going on your thesis
16 Mar  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Research writing - Producing an academic document
17 Mar  09:30 – 12:30  Delivering academic presentations
18 Mar  10:00 – 12:00  Mini writing retreat
19 Mar  09:15 - 12:30  The career wise researcher
19 Mar  13:30 - 14:30  Webinar: Developing your interview skills
23 Mar  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Research writing - Managing the editing process
24 Mar  09:15 – 12:30  Getting your work published
24 Mar  13:30 – 16:30  Writing a scientific article
25 Mar  12:30 – 13:30  Webinar: Responding to challenges in the supervisory relationship
26 Mar  09:15 - 12:30  Effective career networking
31 Mar  09:15 – 16:30  Practical thinking for researchers by Company of Mind

April 2020

02 Apr  09:15 - 12:30  Shining at interview
02 Apr  13:30 - 14:30  Webinar: Developing effective CVs and applications

Past events 2019

Date

Time

Events/Booking links

Sep 2019 

23 Sep 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: What to expect and what to do early in the PhD
26 Sep 09:15 - 16:30 Taking Ownership of your PhD

Oct 2019

01 Oct 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Effectively using the PGR Toolbox
10 Oct 09:15 - 16:30 Taking Ownership of your PhD
14 Oct 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: What to expect and what to do early in the PhD
15 Oct 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Effectively using the PGR Toolbox
16 Oct 10:00 - 12:00 Mini Writing Retreat
17 Oct 13:00 - 16:00 Build your PhD
21 Oct 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Surviving the PhD
23 Oct 09:15 - 16:30 Taking Ownership of your PhD
28 Oct 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Time management for PhD researchers
30 Oct 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Developing a healthy supervisory relationship

Nov 2019

04 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Research writing - Finding motivation and making a start
05 Nov 09:15 - 16:30 Taking Ownership of your PhD
05 Nov 10:00 - 12:00 WriteFest Writing Retreat
06 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Adapting to an international research environment within the UK
07 Nov 09:15 - 12:30 Careers - The Career Wise Researcher
07 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Effectively using the PGR toolbox
11 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Research writing - producing an academic document
12 Nov 09:30 - 12:30 Planning and Preparing an Effective Research Presentation
12 Nov 14:00 - 16:00 WriteFest Writing Retreat
13 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: The Brilliant Club: meaningful, paid teaching experience for PhDs
14 Nov 09:15 - 12:30 Effective Career Networking
15 Nov 09:30 - 12:30 Critical Analysis of Research Papers by Tuplespace Ltd
18 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Research writing - managing the editing process
19 Nov 10:00 - 15:00  Improving your Social Wellbeing during your PhD
20 Nov 10:00 - 12:00 WriteFest Writing Retreat
20 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Commercialisation of Intellectual Property
– an introduction for PhD students
21 Nov 09:15 - 12:30 Careers - Shining at Interview
21 Nov 13:30 - 14:30 Webinar: Using LinkedIn to manage your career
25 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Enhancing your research presentations 1 - defining your message
26 Nov 09:30 - 12:30 Writing a Scientific Article by Tuplespace Ltd
26 Nov 13:30 - 16:30 Get Going on your Thesis by Tuplespace Ltd
28 Nov 09:15 - 12:30 Careers - Get that Academic job!
29 Nov 10:00 - 12:00 WriteFest Writing Retreat

Dec 2019

02 Dec 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Enhancing your research presentations 2 - delivery
03 Dec 13:00 - 16:00 Setting Goals for 2020
04 Dec 09:30 - 12:30 Effective Networking at Conferences
04 Dec 10:00 - 12:00 Mini Writing Retreat
05 Dec 09:15 - 12:30 The Emotionally Intelligent Researcher
05 Dec 13:30 - 14:30 Webinar: Promoting yourself through networking
05 Dec 14:00 - 15:00 LJMU event: How to be shy or introverted in academia
09 Dec 09:45 - 12:15 Becoming a Mindful Researcher