Researcher Education and Development

Data Storytelling
24 Nov

Data Storytelling

A online workshop to learn how to use the data, visuals and narrative to bring together the story of your research. On completion you should be able to:
- use visualisation to highlight feature of your data,
- use digital tools to visualise different kinds of data,
- identify different visualisation types,
- select the most appropriate visualisation type for your data.
Systematic Quantitative Literature Review Q&A session
26 Oct

Systematic Quantitative Literature Review Q&A session

These two Q&A sessions - one in the morning for the basic methodology, and one in the afternoon for the Advanced, will give researchers an opportunity to have their questions answered after having watched the series of videos.
Social Media for Researchers
12 Oct

Social Media for Researchers

This workshop will look at the key audiences and purposes of different social media channels, provide an overview of how to use these channels to expand your networks, make connections, and build your profile. We'll also hear how social media data can be used in research and how to access this rich source of information.
Applying for Strategic Awards
29 Sep

Applying for Strategic Awards

Awards add shine to your CV, and they can raise your profile within your field and the wider community. This workshop will provide advice on how to find suitable opportunities and prepare a strong entry. Hear from two successful awardees about their own experiences of applying for awards and the benefits of receiving one.
Opening the door to the world of philanthropic giving
25 Aug

Opening the door to the world of philanthropic giving

Philanthropic giving is becoming an important income stream for the University to support not only scholarships but for research and travel grants. If you would like to know more about philanthropy and the keys to success in securing philanthropic funding, you are invited to attend this online session.