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Welcome to the Researcher Hub

This Researcher Hub is a part of the Leadership, Organisational, Professional & Academic Development Academy which is committed to supporting the University’s ambition to create a “borderless research community,” in which all researchers, academics and research-enabling staff can access high-quality development. These pages aim to make it easier to find the information you need quickly. See below for links to postgraduate researcher and research staff development resources and networks, as well as information about Prosper’s career development for postdocs and managers of researchers.

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PGR Development Hub

Postgraduate Researcher Development

Supporting UoL Postgraduate Researchers with their professional, personal and career development via an extensive range of opportunities.

Research Staff Resources

Research Staff Resources

Bringing together a wealth of resources, both internal and external, that are available to support you as a member of research staff.


Prosper: unlocking postdoc career potential 

Postdoc career development - for whenever your career takes you.

PGR Development Network

Postgraduate Researcher Development Network

A peer-led development network available to all UoL Postgraduate Researchers. Supported by The Academy, the PGRDevNet provides a supportive community where PGRs can develop, progress and lead. 

Research Staff Association

Research Staff Association

Enabling research staff representation and communication, supporting development and borderless coordination.

For Principal Investigators

Managers of Researchers and Principal Investigators 

Enabling PIs and managers of researchers to support postdoc career development.