Supervising a doctorate
Advice and guidance - particularly useful if you are new to supervising doctoral candidates or wish to re-visit your roles and responsibilities.
Supervision requires you to be a combination of guide, mentor, information-source, coach and inspiration. In return, you will see your doctoral candidates grow into competent researchers and develop as individuals.
Setting up and achieving a constructive supervisory relationship.
Helping doctoral researchers to maintain momentum and progress.
Keeping researchers on track, including time management
Achieving successful and timely completion, looking forward.
Ensuring that all doctoral researchers are well supported in their doctoral programme.
Common aims for doctoral programmes in Europe
The doctorate worldwide
UK Researcher development initiatives