Research Advantage

Workshop series

Upcoming Workshops

The following workshops will be held in September. Please register via HROnline.

Shameless Self Promotion

Tuesday 15 September: 9:30 - 12:30 in the Treehouse, Shortland Building.

This workshop will look at:

  • Asking for what you want
  • Why waiting isn't enough
  • Using convincing language
  • Self promotion
  • Networking, mentoring and collaborating
  • Putting yourself in the spotlight
  • Media and other methods to communicate

Create 7 Secrets of Highly Successful RHD Students

Tuesday 15 September: 1:30 - 4:30 in the Treehouse, Shortland Building.

This course gives you practical strategies to deal with common problems such as:

  • Supervisor/student relations
  • Dealing with writer's block
  • Attitude (or lack thereof!) in relation to the RHD - it's not a Nobel prize
  • Getting your student to seek help when they are stuck
  • Understanding and managing the student who never has enough time
  • Treating research like a job
  • Keeping on going when the going gets tough

The Strategic Researcher

Friday 18 September: 9:30 -12:30 in the Treehouse, Shortland Building.

This workshop will look at:

  • Managing your time in a busy research environment
  • Publishing strategically
  • Linking publications to grants
  • Using the team (or others) to increase publication productivity
  • Keeping track of publications to increase motivation and accountability
  • Managing your publication resources for maximum output
  • Attributes of a successful (and highly productive) research leader/team

Recordings of previous workshops

Previous workshops can be accessed in EchoCentre

If you would like immediate assistance with a supervision matter, please contact the Office of Graduate Studies

T: (02) 4921 6537