Of interest to: all academics who supervise doctoral students

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. The masterclass will draw on the facilitator’s experience of working with thousands of research students and research supervisors across the world.

It will cover issues such as:

  • Dealing with different types of students
  • Helping students to write
  • Encouraging students to show you their writing
  • Giving constructive feedback
  • Students who write too much
  • Students for whom English is not their first language
  • Motivating stalled students
  • Problem situations

This session will be run on Zoom. A calendar invite with url will be sent 5 working days in advance.

This session is run by Researcher Development, contact Dr Amy Birch with any queries.

A record of your attendance will be uploaded to iTrent for staff development purposes. Please indicate in the ‘Specific Requirements’ box when booking if you do NOT wish for your attendance to be uploaded to iTrent.

OPTION – Doctoral Supervision Masterclass

Date(s) - 19/10/2021
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Not applicable – WEBINAR

Event Speaker/Organiser: Hugh Kearns
Course Code: Option - RD001
Topic: Doctoral supervision
Curriculum Transformation: Support the needs of all learners
Bath Blend: N/A
Digital Capability: N/A
Target Audience: Doctoral Student supervisors

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