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COURSE PROGRAMME
Hilary 2021

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Course Booking

Upcoming Courses

Connecting with Industry

Thursday, 14 January 2021 to Thursday, 18 February 2021, 3pm - 5pm

A fast-paced introduction to the language and tools used by industry and commercial organisations, with opportunities to interact with live speakers from business, culminating in a live industry challenge for the group to apply their knowledge and tools. Runs weekly, with self study materials to follow between each weekly in person session on Thursdays 15.00-17.00, starting 14th January. Expect to spend 2.5hrs – 3.5hrs per week to successfully complete this certificated programme.

Being for beginners

Tuesday, 26 January 2021 to Friday, 12 February 2021, 11am - 12pm

Do you sometimes hit a ‘low’? Do unwanted thoughts and feelings pop up? Are you feeling worn down or worked up or wondering why you are at Oxford?

Optimise your time at Oxford

Wednesday, 27 January 2021, 12pm to 3pm

Congratulations, you have got a research post at Oxford. But, what next? How do you manage your time at Oxford?

Blog posts

Three Minute Thesis Competition - deadline 19 Feb

3 Minutes, 1 Slide…..Your Thesis! An 80,000 word thesis would take 9 hours to present; how about in just 3 minutes with the aid of a single slide? DPhil students are invited to apply to take part. Training and prizes are available! Training and final will take place virtually.

Speakers announced for MPLS Welcome to Women in STEM networking event!

The Welcome to Women in STEM (virtual) networking event is run by MPLS on behalf of the women's societies. The event offers the chance to learn new networking skills with Professor Nessa Carey, chat informally with other women in STEM and meet representatives from the societies. Industry partners will also attend in our virtual exhibition area.

UKRI Early Career Researcher Forum opens to applications

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) is calling on postdoctoral researchers, research associates and other early career researchers to join its new Early Career Researcher Forum.

Skoll Centre Early Career Research Fellowships: Call for Applications:

Recognising and supporting early career academics working to generate knowledge that accelerates social impact.