Research Division

Effective Researcher, Effective Progress

Date

31st Oct 2017 12:00pm-1:00pm

Summary

The aim of this workshop is to assist you in the Higher Degree Research process.

Venue

Please note change of venue for Launceston and Hobart
Burnie - MR.AL09.L02.214 - CC.D214 Immersive Video Conf Rm, Launceston - NH.BF24.L00.023 - NH.A023 Video Conference Rm, Rozelle - RZ.RZ02.L01.022 - Immersive Video Conf Suite, Hobart - SB.AX17.L02.209 - Video Conf (SB.SocSci209)

RSVP / Contact Information

researcher.development@utas.edu.au

Please register here by Wed 25th Oct.

The aim of this workshop is to assist you in the Higher Degree Research process.

The objectives of this participatory workshop are to:

  • Re-clarify where you are in the doctoral process
  • Identify, clarify, and express your research hypothesis (and questions)
  • Consider what your Thesis should look like
  • Analyse the doctoral assessment criteria
  • Focus on the process of managing that process
  • Set your own individual plan for the year ahead

The session includes:

  • Welcome
  • Objectives
  • Climbing the doctoral mountain
  • The view from here
  • Tips from supervisors and postgrad researchers
  • Your thesis
  • Managing your doctoral process
  • The project / Planning / Supervisory balance / Writing / Support network
  • Discussion & Questions
  • Conclusion

Speakers:

  • Dr Peter Brett, GRC, Education
  • Assoc Prof Liz Cummings, GRC, Health
  • Assoc Prof Leonie Ellis, GRC, SET