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Tue 12 Mar 2024
14:00 - 16:00

Venue: Online

Provided by: Researcher Development Programme (RDP)


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Tue 4 Jun 2024

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Working with your Supervisor

Tue 12 Mar 2024


The student-supervisor relationship is vital for success in all research degree programmes. However, the exact role of the supervisor is often unclear and sometimes it may feel as though you are not getting the support you need. This can be frustrating for students and supervisors alike, and can lead to a negative doctoral experience.

Target audience

All PhD students


This course will facilitated via Zoom, please ensure you have access. Zoom Joining link will be sent in Booking Confirmation email.


Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 12 Mar   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 Online Dr Christian Gilliam
  • Consider various aspects of the student-supervisor relationship and identify potential areas of conflict or misunderstanding
  • Explore ways of dealing with conflict and promoting understanding
  • Discuss how to use their own initiative to ensure that they are getting the type of supervision they require at any given time
  • Receive practical advice on how to get the most out of supervisory meeting and manage a supervisory team.

One 2 hour session

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