Dr Eleanor Forward

Eleanor ForwardOrganisation

University of Nottingham

Job title

Researcher Training and Development Manager, Graduate School


Eleanor completed her PhD in 2007 at The University of Nottingham’s School of English. She then spent five years working in project and change management, both within and external to Higher Education. In November 2012, Eleanor changed her career direction and joined Nottingham’s Graduate School as a Researcher Training and Development Manager. Her portfolio includes delivering training in doctoral processes and transferable skills to postgraduate researchers across the University (including overseas campuses), convening and co-ordinating the Faculty of Arts Researcher Skills Programme and, since its conception in 2013, acting as the researcher development consultant for the Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership (M3C DTP).