Be the best researcher you can be and acquire skills that will help you to achieve the career you want. Our courses get consistently excellent reviews from participants: a mean average of 8.4 out of 10 for the last two years. Use the search box above to filter by course type or subject.
Monday, 03 September 2018 to Friday, 30 August 2019
One hour sessions by appointment
Tuesday, 04 September 2018 to Tuesday, 27 August 2019
Need some advice or a sounding board for a public engagement idea? Want some advice for your Pathways to Impact or Research Enrichment (public engagement) sections of research grants?
Tuesday, 21 May 2019 to Wednesday, 30 October 2019
This three day and a half day course will introduce you to the theory and practice of effective leadership and help you develop a creative and innovative approach to your research, and to leadership in your own context.
Tuesday, 28 May 2019, 9am to 5pm
From inception to publication; this practical session delivered by Emily Elias, journalist and producer of the Oxford Sparks podcast series, is a whirlwind tour through the basics of how to share your research in an engaging manner through podcasting.
Wednesday, 05 June 2019, 9.30am to 4.30pm
Do you feel shy and uncomfortable at conferences? Do you feel networking is self-seeking and smacks of using people? On the contrary: “The currency of real networking is not greed but generosity.” Keith Ferrazzi
Thursday, 06 June 2019, 9.30am to 5pm
Do you have a constant fear that you will be exposed as a fraud? Do you worry a lot about your own credibility or that you will be criticised? Are you your own worst critic and enemy? Do you hold back for fear of criticism?
Monday, 10 June 2019 to Thursday, 13 June 2019
Friday, 14 June 2019, 9am to 5pm
This course will look at the aspects you need to consider when constructing your paper; demystify peer reviewed journals by giving insider insights from science journal editors; and show you what they really want.
Wednesday, 09 October 2019 to Wednesday, 11 December 2019, 2pm - 4.30pm
Success in a start-up business is significantly enhanced with an understanding of key entrepreneurial characteristics and competencies. This weekly, term-long course provides potential science/engineering entrepreneurs with the knowledge to help succeed in an entrepreneurial opportunity.