Who is it for?
Part-Time Research Degree Students within their final or writing up year.
What will it cover?
The Part-Time Researcher Workshop is a day long event which gives part-time research students the time and space to share and discuss issues which directly affect their research degree study. It also incorporates useful training sessions on key subjects like editing the thesis, peparing for the viva, and post-PhD Pathways.
9.15 Arrival and registration
9.30 Welcome and Ice breaker
9.45: Skills Workshop 1: Editing and Finishing Your Thesis
Professor Ian Livingstone, University of Northampton
11.15 Refreshment break
11.30 Shut up and Write Session
13.45 Skills Workshop 2: Preparing for the Viva.
Dr Chantal Bielmann, University of Leicester
Dr Ruth Young, University of Leicester
15.15 Refreshment break
15.30 Where to Next: post-Phd pathways.
Martin Coffey, University of Leicester.
16.30 Questions. Evaluations and Close
Further information is available from Chantal Bielmann (email@example.com; 0116 229 7644).