Research Staff Conferences

Research Staff Association Conference 2018: Enhancing the research environment and researcher career progression
University of Liverpool, Tuesday 11th December

The 2018 Research Staff Conference will open with a keynote presentation by Professor Anthony Hollander, the PVC Research and Impact. This will be followed by flash presentations from Early Career Researcher Seed Funding Winners about what the awards have enabled them to achieve. The afternoon sessions include two panel Q&As on effective PI career practices and School/Institute postdoctoral networks.

See the Conference Programme and reserve a place

What will you gain from attending:

  • Receive information about the University’s research and impact strategy and the benefits to your own research practice
  • Add your comments and views on processes available to support research staff and engage with the University's senior management
  • Explore effective career practices for researchers
  • Meet other university research staff and share your experiences with staff from all faculties of the university


Any member of research and research-related staff across all disciplines. The conference is free of charge to University of Liverpool staff.

Venue Information:

The University Of Liverpool - Management School (ULMS), Seminar Room 5,
Chatham Street
L69 7ZH
Download Map (Building no: 427, Square: F2/F3)

Conference Organising Committee:

Dr Katharine Abba, Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease
Dr Helen Cauldbeck, School of Chemistry
Mr Ashkan Eliasy, School of Engineering
Dr Janette Greenhalgh, Institute of Psychology, Health and Society
Dr Stephnie Kennedy, Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease
Dr Cathy Mahoney, School of The Arts
Dr Ramya Maitreyee, Institute of Psychology, Health and Society
Dr Saneeya Qureshi, The Academy
Dr Alison Savage, School of Physical Sciences

Past Annual Liverpool Research Staff Conferences

The annual Liverpool Research Staff Conference offers researchers the opportunity to talk about their development needs and plans.

The event attracts interest from across all University’s faculties and provides themes on Academic related, research and professional development practice and processes.

A committee consisting of Liverpool Research Staff coordinates the planning phase and delivery of the event.

Previous annual Liverpool Research Staff Conference titles and themes: