LDC Development Programme 2018 -19

The table below lists all events in the LDC Development programme that are open for booking, together with a provisional timetable for 2019. Please follow the link on the workshop title to register your place through Eventbrite. Places are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis and there is a waiting list when events are full.

Please use your University of Liverpool email to register on Eventbrite. We reserve the right to remove registrations of attendees who do not appear to be members of this University.

Booking for all events will normally be open at least a month in advance of the event date. Before that, the workshop descriptions can be viewed separately.

Future additions to the timetable will be announced on our blog, PGR News @Liverpool. Please sign up to receive updates by email.

 

Date

Time

Title

November 2018

   
01 Nov 09:15 - 12:30 The Career Wise Researcher
01 Nov 13:30 - 14:30 Webinar: Using LinkedIn to Manage Your Career
05 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Research Writing - maintaining motivation for your writing
06 Nov 09:15 - 16:30 Taking Ownership of your PhD
07 Nov 13:00 - 16:30 Setting Goals for 2019
08 Nov 09:00 - 12:00 Thesis Thursday: Editing for clarity
08 Nov 09:15 - 12:30 Networking for your Career
08 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Making the Most of Academic Conferences
12-Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Research Writing - communicating your research effectively
13-Nov 9:30 – 12:30 Planning and Preparing an Effective Research Presentation
14-Nov 09:30 - 12:30 Getting started with academic writing
15-Nov 09:15 - 12:30 Shining at Interview
15-Nov 13:30 - 14:30 Webinar: Developing Effective CVs and Applications
16 Nov 9:30 - 12:30 Mini Writing retreat
16 Nov 14:00 - 16:00 Mini Writing retreat
20 Nov 9:30 - 12:30 Mini Writing Retreats
20 Nov 14:00 - 16:00 Mini Writing Retreats
21 Nov 09:15 - 16:30 Taking Ownership of your PhD
22 Nov 9:00 - 12:00 ThesisThursday: Peer Review
22 Nov 10:00 – 15:00 Gaining Confidence as a Researcher
23 Nov 12:00 - 15:00 Preparing poster presentations
26 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Effectively using the PGR Toolbox
28 Nov 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Enhancing your Research Presentations 1 – defining your message
29 Nov 09:15 – 12:30 Get That Academic Job!
30 Nov 9:30 - 12:30 Mini Writing Retreat
30 Nov 14:00 - 16:00 Mini Writing Retreat

December 2018

   
3 Dec 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Enhancing your Research Presentations 2 - delivery
4 Dec 13:00 - 16:00 Effective Networking at Conferences
06 Dec 09:00 – 12:00 Thesis Thursday - Overcome writer's Block
6 Dec 09:15 – 12:30 The Emotionally Intelligent Researcher
6 Dec 13:30 – 14:30 Webinar: Developing your Interview Skills
6 Dec 13:00 - 16:00

Improvisation in the workplace - a tool for research

January 2019 *

23-Jan 13:00 – 16:00 Delivering Academic Presentations
28-Jan 12:30 – 13:30 Webinar: Creating your own plan of professional development
29-Jan 13:00 – 16:00 Delivering Academic Presentations

February *

4th Feb – 15th April n/a Communicating Online course
04-Feb 12:30 – 13:30 Webinar: Managing and facilitating meetings
07-Feb 09:00 – 12:00 Thesis Thursday: structure & format
11-Feb 12:30 – 13:30 Webinar: Time management
13-Feb 13:00 – 16:00 Delivering Academic Presentations
14-Feb 13:00 – 16:00 Preparing Poster presentations
18-Feb 12:30 – 13:30 Webinar: Research Writing - maintaining motivation for your writing
19-Feb 13:00 – 16:00 Planning and preparing an effective Research Presentation
20-Feb 13:30 – 16:30 Mini Writing Retreat
21-Feb 10:00 – 10:30 Making Meaningful Impact during your PhD
25-Feb 12:30 – 13:30 Webinar: Research Writing - communicating your research effectively
27-Feb 13:00 – 16:00 Delivering Academic Presentations
28-Feb 9:15 - 12:30 The Emotionally Intelligent Researcher

March *

04-Mar 12:30 – 13:30 Webinar: Project management
06-Mar 09:30 – 12:30 Effective Networking At Conferences
07-Mar 13:00 – 16:00 Thesis Thursday: Editing for clarity
05-Mar 12:30 – 13:30 Effectively using the PGR Toolbox
13-Mar 9:15 - 16:30 Taking Ownership
14-Mar 9.15-16:00 PGR ‘Career Ready’ Boot Camp
14-Mar 9:30 – 12:30 Preparing Poster presentations
18-Mar 12:30 – 13:30 Webinar: Enhancing your Research Presentations 1 – defining your message
21-Mar 9:15 - 12:30 The Career Wise Researcher
21-Mar 13:30 - 14:30 Webinar: Promoting yourself through networking
25-Mar 12:30 – 13:30 Webinar: Enhancing your Research Presentations 2 - delivery
26-Mar 09:30 – 12:30 Delivering Academic Presentations
27-Mar 13:00 – 16:00 Mini Writing Retreat
28-Mar 9:15 - 12:30 Networking for your Career
28-Mar 13:00 – 16:00 Communicating your Research through Storytelling

April *

01-Apr 12:30 – 13:30 Webinar: Presentations: Preparing an 'Elevator pitch'
04-Apr 9:15 - 12:30 Shining at Interview
04-Apr 13:00 – 16:00 Thesis Thursday: Overcoming writer's block
09-Apr 13:00 – 16:00 Delivering Academic Presentations
10-Apr 13:00 – 16:00 Mini Writing Retreat
11-Apr 9:15 - 12:30 Get That Academic Job!

May *

02-May 09:00 – 12:00 Thesis Thursday: Peer Review
08-May 13:00 – 16:00 Mini Writing Retreat
09-May 10:00 – 15:00 Improving your Social Wellbeing during the PhD
21-May 10:00 – 15:00 Creative and Critical Thinking for Researchers

June *

06-Jun 9:00 - 12:00 Preparing Poster presentations
13-Jun 9.15-16:00 PGR ‘Career Ready’ Boot Camp
19-Jun 10:00 - 15:00 Getting Unstuck as a Researcher

* The dates and times for these sessions are provisional and will be confirmed when registration opens, which will be at least one month in advance of the delivery.

 Past Events

2018-19

Date

Time

Title

September 2018

19 Sep 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Introduction to Facilitation
20 Sep 13:00 - 16:00 Becoming a Facilitator
26 Sep 13:00 - 16:00 Designing & Facilitating Workshops I
27 Sep 13:00 - 16:00 Designing & Facilitating Workshops II

October 2018

   
08 Oct 09:15 - 16:30 Taking Ownership of your PhD
10 Oct 12:30 - 13:30 Webinar: Effectively using the PGR Toolbox
11 Oct 11:00 - 12:30 Peer Support for PGRs
11 Oct 12:30 - 14:30 Webinar: Your Thesis - why you should start your writing now
11 Oct 14:00 - 16:00 Communicating your research to a wider audience
12 Oct 10:00 - 11.30 Options for early stage writing 
12 Oct 12:30 - 13:30

Webinar: What to expect and what to do early in the PhD

22 Oct 12:30 - 13:30

Webinar: Support for international researchers

24 Oct 09:00 - 12:00

Mini Writing Retreat

24 Oct 09:30 - 12:30

Improvisation in the workplace - a tool for research

24 Oct 12:30 - 13:30

Webinar: Effectively using the PGR Toolbox

25 Oct 09:00 - 12:00

Thesis Thursday: Thesis Structure

29 Oct 12:30 - 13:30

Webinar: Time Management for PhD Researchers

31 Oct

12:30 - 13:30

Webinar: surviving the PhD

 

  Workshops delivered in 2017-18

  Workshops delivered in 2016-17