Supervising Research Degree Candidates

Please see below for details on this session. Please fill in your details and submit the booking form below to register for a place on this session. A calendar invite will be sent to you to confirm your place. If you are unable to attend, please do email resdev@le.ac.uk, so that your place can be allocated to someone else.

Information
Session Overview

The session is for those new to supervision, as well as for those who are experienced PhD supervisors, but are new to Leicester. It will explore the current landscape for research degrees and Leicester's position in it, and will provide an introduction to both research supervision and the specific regulatory context in Leicester. Case studies will help highlight potential pitfalls in the supervisory process. It will also provide an overview of the support systems available at the University of Leicester.

Aimed At Research Staff
Facilitator

Dr Meera Warrier has degrees in English literature, sociology and the history of science. She has a PhD in development studies from the University of East Anglia. She has several years’ experience in research management and communicating research and advising policy makers. Her research interests include globalisation and the politics of development, and the globalisation and internationalisation of higher education.

Prof Dave Lambert is a Professor of Anaesthetic Pharmacology. He trained as a biologist before completing his PhD in diabetes research. He made the post-doctoral switch to pharmacology at Leicester where he has spent his career to date researching opioids (analgesics), supervising research students and teaching at all levels.

Dave is the Grants Officer for the National Institute for Academic Anaesthesia. He has been awarded the Humphrey Davy medal, was elected Chair of the Board of the British Journal of Anaesthesia and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists.

Dates

10 June 2019 1300-1600

Contact If you have any questions about this course, please contact: resdev@le.ac.uk
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Many thanks for your booking form. Confirmation of your place is when you receive a calendar invite to your email with the title and location (which may be TBC) of the course. Please accept this to confirm your attendance. If you do not receive this within 3 working days please contact resdev@leicester.ac.uk or km423@leicester.ac.uk.

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