Research Support Group Research Support Group

The Research Support Group offers informal postgraduate training on aspects of academic life and career success typically not covered by more formal methods training. Meetings occur roughly once a month, lead by academic staff on areas of their expertise or personal experience.


2017 Autumn

25th October | 2.30pm | LSB 0.112

How to cope with journal reviews | Dr Martin Doherty


22nd November | 2.30pm | ZICER 0.01

Improving Psychological Science: Transparency, Integrity, and Replicability | Dr Natalie Wyer


6th December | 2.30pm | Bio 1.59

International Collaborations | Dr Zhenguang (Garry) Cai


Future Meetings

2018 Spring

The REF from the Postgraduate Point of View | Dr Andrew Bayliss

The Academic Job Market | Professor Larissa Samuelson

Conferences | Dr Louise Ewing

Surviving Journal Reviews | Dr Martin Doherty

High Impact Publications | Professor John Spencer


Past Meetings

2016 Autumn

26th October | Introduction and Welcome | Dr Martin Doherty

2nd November | Grant Applications | Dr Laura Biggart

16th November | Effective Academic Job Applications | Suzanne Walker

7th December | Researcher Professional Skills - Viewing of Masters Films and Discussion | Dr Laura Biggart


2017 Spring

18th January How to write a CV for jobs outside academia | Suzanne Walker

1st February | Doing research with clinical populations | Dr Stephanie Rossit

22nd February | How to succeed at interview | Suzanne Walker

3rd May | Power Calculations | Dr Jennifer Bowler

17th May | Enterprise and Engagement | Dr Victoria Scaife