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This session is provided in your department for first year DPhil students, by later year students. It aims to help you set yourself up for success.

course details

This session is provided in your department for first year DPhil students, by later year students, and aims to help you set yourself up to succeed.

The session’s title may differ from department to department – examples might be Designing a Successful DPhil or Transfer Workshop; however the content will be broadly the same in every department and will typically cover:

  • Taking ownership of your DPhil and developing the right approach to it
  • Managing your supervisory relationship productively
  • Managing your Time
  • Troubleshooting
  • Resources and support available
  • Keeping a healthy balance

intended for

 First year DPhil students

course leader

The graduate student committee in your department will organise the workshop and circulate details about it, so if you would like to know more please contact them.

If you are not sure how to contact your student committee, your graduate administrator or secretary will be able to help.

date/time

Please contact your graduate student committee or your graduate secretary/administrator for details.

rdf skills

B1,B2

The Researcher Development Framework (RDF) provides a framework for planning and supporting the personal, professional and career development of graduate students and research staff. See the the following for more details:

The Researcher Development Framework page

The Researcher Training Tool (click on Researcher Development)

Vitae (Vitae is a national organisation dedicated to realising the potential of researchers through supporting their professional and career development.)

bookings

Please contact your graduate student committee or your graduate secretary/administrator for details.

If you have further questions about this workshop, please contact alison.trinder@mpls.ox.ac.uk