C10 - Supporting researcher development right across the pipeline

Day 2 at 11:00 - This interactive session will focus on a selection of key strategies and practices that can support researcher development right across the pipeline. Participants will hear about researcher development currently utilised at the University of Technology Sydney and share their own best practices.

Presentation from Workshop C10


Day Day 2
Session C
Start time 11.00
Strand Postgraduate Research and Research Staff
Code C10
Presenters Professor Julia Connell - Director, Researcher Development and Training, Graduate Research School, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia

Workshop topics covered:

Fundamental development for: Higher Degree Research (HDR) Students;  HDR Supervisors; Early Career Researchers and Mid-Career Researchers (academics wanting to move to Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor)

Themes covered:

Researcher development across boundaries - learning from international collaborations

Workshop outcomes:

Participants will:

  • Ascertain the fundamental factors that underpin researcher development right across the pipeline
  • Consider challenges associated with those factors
  • Identify best practices that support researcher development and help to address the challenges


Presentation by workshop leader followed by working in small groups to share your own best practices in addition to others you may wish to adopt.