Upcoming Events

DateTimeTopicDescriptionTags
18/10/20211:30 pm - 4:30 pmOPTION - Principles, influence and negotiation

This interactive workshop introduces fundamental ideas for effective influence, negotiation and relationships.

RDF D1
19/10/20219:30 am - 12:00 pmOPTION - Doctoral Supervision Masterclass

The masterclass an opportunity for experienced supervisors to discuss research supervisory issues with their colleagues. Supervisors will be able to share their experiences of what works and what doesn’t and get suggestions for dealing with complex situations.

Doctoral supervision, RDF B3, RDF D1, Support the needs of all learners, UKPSF A1, UKPSF A2, UKPSF A4, UKPSF K3, UKPSF V1, UKPSF V2
19/10/202110:00 am - 1:00 pmPriorities, time & self-management

This interactive workshop reviews patterns of time and self management, and offers practical suggestions for enhancing them through conscious choices based on personal and meaningful priorities.

RDF B1, RDF B2
20/10/202110:00 am - 12:30 pmCHOICE - 111 - Being strategic in your academic career

This session is an opportunity for you to take stock and be strategic: we will do some benchmarking of where you are now and some action planning towards where you want to be.

RDF B1, RDF B2, RDF B3, RDF C2
20/10/202110:15 am - 11:45 amCareer Planning for Researchers in Science

This session will help you to plan your career whether inside or outside of Science. We will look at career options for PhD-qualified scientists, consider how to work out what’s important to you in your career, and suggest follow up actions and resources.

RDF B3
22/10/202112:00 pm - 2:00 pmCHOICE - 110 - Time management and setting priorities

In this session, you will discover a range of techniques for prioritising tasks, managing yourself and staying focused over the long term.

RDF B2, RDF B3
25/10/20219:30 am - 4:30 pmOPTION - Introduction to Project Planning

This full-day course offers an introduction to the process of managing projects and the tools to assist in planning and tracking progress. It is intended to be immediately applicable to planning and managing academic and research projects as well as commercial projects.

RDF B2, RDF C2, RDF C3
28/10/202110:00 am - 1:00 pmOPTION: Presenting effectively (Potential Energy)

By exploring the component parts of communication that are present in a presentation, this interactive session will equip you with a greater understanding of the natural resources that are available to you as a presenter as well has how to shape and deploy them effectively.

Digital communication collaboration and participation, Engagement, RDF D2, RDF D3, UKPSF A2
28/10/20212:00 pm - 5:00 pmBeing a more effective networker (Cross Purposes)

This is a light-hearted and fast-paced course that has a deeper purpose: to confront and examine the awkwardness that causes many people’s dislike of attending professional networking events, and chart a course through calmer waters.

RDF B3
01/11/202110:00 am - 12:00 pmCHOICE - 112 - Giving feedback in academic writing

This research- and practice-informed session will explore with you better ways for giving feedback on academic writing.

RDF D1, UKPSF A2, UKPSF A3, UKPSF A4, UKPSF V1
02/11/20219:30 am - 11:30 amCHOICE - 105 - Introduction to research funding

This session will give an overview of the funding landscape, hints and tips to find the best funding streams, and where you can get further support at Bath.

RDF C3
11/11/20211:30 pm - 4:00 pmCORE - 011 - Changing the world through research

This session will introduce you to some key support services available for you at Bath and considerations for planning impact in your research projects.

RDF D1, RDF D2, RDF D3
12/11/20219:30 am - 11:00 amOPTION - Bounce: real resilience and effectiveness

It’s tricky enough to adjust to change and challenge at the best of times, and the need for real resilience is heightened by the challenges we all currently face. In this interactive, online workshop, you’ll learn and practice fundamentals of resilience, so you can respond effectively, even to times like these.

RDF B1, RDF B2
15/11/202110:00 am - 1:00 pmBuilding confidence (An imposter calls)

The workshop guides participants through an exploration and articulation of the confidence. Then, by engaging in some reverse engineering, participants are encouraged to construct the framework through which they are better able to build a sense of their own confidence. 

RDF B1
15/11/20212:00 pm - 5:00 pmOPTION: Voice Control

This three hour voice workshop, based on theatrical as well as practical experience, is aimed towards anyone wishing to develop their vocal ability. This is particularly encouraged for those wishing to develop their presentation and teaching skills – both online and in-person.

Digital communication collaboration and participation, Engagement, RDF D2, RDF D3, UKPSF A2
18/11/202110:15 am - 11:45 amCareer Planning for Researchers in Engineering

This session will help you to plan your career whether inside or outside of engineering. We will look at career options for doctoral-qualified engineers, think about how to work out what’s important to you in your career, and suggest follow up actions and resources.

RDF B3
09/12/20219:30 am - 11:30 amCHOICE - 106 - Writing a Successful Grant Proposal

This session will give an overview of the key parts of a grant proposal, and peer feedback and support from Research Development Managers on a section of your grant writing.

RDF C3
14/12/20219:30 am - 12:30 pmGetting Social - Social Media for Researchers

Discover how to use social media to foster meaningful interactions and share your work with as many people as possible. Form tweets to live streams this interactive session is packed with ideas of how to maximise your use of social media as a researcher.

Digital communication collaboration and participation, Engagement, RDF D2, RDF D3
15/12/20211:30 pm - 4:00 pmCORE - 010 - Essentials in Managing your Research

This session will introduce you to some key support services available for you at Bath and considerations for managing your research projects.

RDF C1, RDF C2
19/01/20221:30 pm - 4:05 pmCORE - 016 - Doctoral Supervision Action Learning Set

This session will help you think deeply about an issue you have encountered in doctoral supervision and get peer support in finding a way forward.

RDF B3, RDF D1, Support the needs of all learners, UKPSF A1, UKPSF A4, UKPSF A5, UKPSF V1, UKPSF V2
02/02/202210:00 am - 12:30 pmCHOICE - 109 - Managing & developing people (in a research context)

This session focuses on some crucial behaviours required for managing and leading people in a research context. It provides a toolkit of skills to support maximum performance in your role.

RDF D1
16/02/20221:30 pm - 4:00 pmCORE - 011 - Changing the world through research

This session will introduce you to some key support services available for you at Bath and considerations for planning impact in your research projects.

RDF D1, RDF D2, RDF D3
24/02/20221:30 pm - 3:30 pmCHOICE - 105 - Introduction to research funding

This session will give an overview of the funding landscape, hints and tips to find the best funding streams, and where you can get further support at Bath.

RDF C3
25/02/20229:30 am - 4:30 pmOPTION - Introduction to Project Planning

This full-day course offers an introduction to the process of managing projects and the tools to assist in planning and tracking progress. It is intended to be immediately applicable to planning and managing academic and research projects as well as commercial projects.

RDF B2, RDF C2, RDF C3
09/03/202210:00 am - 12:00 pmCHOICE - 110 - Time management and setting priorities

In this session, you will discover a range of techniques for prioritising tasks, managing yourself and staying focused over the long term.

RDF B2, RDF B3
15/03/202210:00 am - 12:30 pmCHOICE - 111 - Being strategic in your academic career

This session is an opportunity for you to take stock and be strategic: we will do some benchmarking of where you are now and some action planning towards where you want to be.

RDF B1, RDF B2, RDF B3, RDF C2
22/03/20221:30 pm - 4:05 pmCORE - 010 - Essentials in Managing your Research

This session will introduce you to some key support services available for you at Bath and considerations for managing your research projects.

RDF C1, RDF C2
29/03/20221:30 pm - 3:30 pmCHOICE - 106 - Writing a Successful Grant Proposal

This session will give an overview of the key parts of a grant proposal, and peer feedback and support from Research Development Managers on a section of your grant writing.

RDF C3
11/05/202210:00 am - 12:30 pmCHOICE - 109 - Managing & developing people (in a research context)

This session focuses on some crucial behaviours required for managing and leading people in a research context. It provides a toolkit of skills to support maximum performance in your role.

RDF D1
18/05/20221:30 pm - 4:05 pmCORE - 016 - Doctoral Supervision Action Learning Set

This session will help you think deeply about an issue you have encountered in doctoral supervision and get peer support in finding a way forward.

RDF B3, RDF D1, Support the needs of all learners, UKPSF A1, UKPSF A4, UKPSF A5, UKPSF V1, UKPSF V2