SIS3 - Group Coaching - what’s possible for researcher development?

Day Day 1
Code SIS3
Start time 17:45

Developing doctoral researchers
Developing research staff
Developing supervisors and principal investigators


Dr Will Medd, Life Coach, AcademicLives

Session outline:

Group coaching offers a powerful to bring coaching methodology to researcher development, blending individual's focusing on their goals while learning from the collective wisdom of the group. This SIG offers a chance to have a conversation about the potential - and challenges - of group coaching whether as a standalone programme, or aimed at specific groups and themes (e.g. PIs, Early Career, Resilience, Balance etc). 

Themes covered:

  • Innovative and practical approaches to the professional and career development of researchers across all career stages and institutional contexts