All workshops

Vitae Researcher Development International Conference 2014

O2 - So you’re new to postgraduate researchers

Day 1 at 09:45 - This session will give participants an opportunity to explore the development needs of postgraduate researchers and help to demystify some of the policies, terms, acronyms and organisations that make up the researcher development agenda.

O3 - So you’re new to the UK HE system

Day 1 at 09:45 - This pre-conference workshop will provide international participants with the opportunity to meet each other and Vitae staff before the main conference begins. The session aims to provide background information for the conference to enable participants to understand the context of researcher development within UK higher education institutions, and the contribution of Vitae. For those new to the UK higher education system, the session will cover key structures, reports, policies, organisations, along with successes and challenges in the professional development of researchers.