Supervisor Training 2023

The SGSAH AHRC Supervisor Training sessions for 2023 will be taking place online on the following dates:

  • Monday 4 September 2023, 10:30 - 11:30 (Open Comp Supervisors)
  • Tuesday 5 September 2023, 14:00 - 15:00 (Open Comp Supervisors)
  • Monday 11 September 2023, 14:00 - 15:00 (CDA Supervisors only)

Supervisors of SGSAH DTP and CDA funded students must attend one Supervisors’ Induction workshop led by SGSAH. This is mandatory for supervisors who have not completed one of our supervisor training sessions in the last three years. Supervisors are asked to reserve a place prior to the nomination being submitted.

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 Find below one of the recordings from the 2020 Supervisor Training Session: The PhD Researchers Roundtable, where a group of doctoral researchers discuss the following topics:

1) Introductions
i) PhD researcher Intros 1:54
ii) Supervisory Teams: Introductions & Change

2) PhD Phases 9:04
i) First Meetings, Ground Rules, Writing Early
ii) Structure of Meetings: Agendas, Record Keeping and Action Points
iii) Mid-PhD
iv) Supervisory Group Dynamics
v) Managing Supervisory Relationships 
vi) Giving and Receiving Feedback
vii) Supervising during Challenging Times
viii) Remote supervision & Covid-19
ix) Submitting the Thesis 46:50 
x) Preparation for the Viva

3) Final Tips 57:12