Get involved for a chance to win! Festival of Doctoral Research, 6-10 June

The Festival of Doctoral Research returns this June, bringing together the doctoral community to showcase and celebrate the diversity, depth, and importance of PhD research at Sussex. Taking place over five days (Monday 6th - Friday 10th June), there will be a range of online and in-person events on offer and lots of opportunities to take part.We'll be sharing the full … Continue reading Get involved for a chance to win! Festival of Doctoral Research, 6-10 June

Enterprising Impact Conversations: events for social sciences researchers at Sussex next week

There are two more events comping up in the ESRC IAA Enterprising Impact Conversations series, which is aimed at social science researchers looking to explore sustainable knowledge and impact. Connect the Dots – How to Combine the Elements of a Successful Research CareerTuesday 3 May, 12.30-13.40Register now Join Dr Norbert Morawetz, Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship at Henley … Continue reading Enterprising Impact Conversations: events for social sciences researchers at Sussex next week

Join the Sussex Humanities Lab PhD advocates for their first archive workshop, 27 April

Behind the Scenes at The Keep Wednesday 27 April, 13.30-15.00 In person at The Keep Book your ticket This session invites PhD researchers to discover the sorts of archival material The Keep holds, as well as learn how to access and use their catalogue. There will be a chance to explore a selection of archive material to get a … Continue reading Join the Sussex Humanities Lab PhD advocates for their first archive workshop, 27 April

Up for a challenge? Join the 3MT competition and deliver your research in just 3 minutes!

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition is back at Sussex for 2022! The final will take place on Thursday 9 June, as part of the Doctoral School’s Festival of Doctoral Research. 3MT is an academic competition developed by the University of Queensland that challenges doctoral researchers to describe their research in only three minutes to a … Continue reading Up for a challenge? Join the 3MT competition and deliver your research in just 3 minutes!

April’s Research with Impact forum will consider the benefits of the narrative CV

Research with Impact forum: Narrative CVs - another tool to enhance research culture?Wednesday 13 April, 14.30 - 16.00 via ZoomRegister now UKRI have developed a single CV format for researchers, based on the Royal Society’s résumé for researchers. These ‘Narrative CVs’ are being requested by funders as a way of supporting researchers to share their … Continue reading April’s Research with Impact forum will consider the benefits of the narrative CV

Sign up for Thesis Boot Camp (21-22 May), an intensive, supportive weekend of writing for late-stage researchers

Are you a late-stage doctoral researcher struggling to finish your thesis? Finding it tough to get motivated and keep putting off your writing? Thesis Boot Camp is for YOU, and it's back after a two-year hiatus, on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd May. Join other researchers for an intensive and supportive weekend of writing, giving … Continue reading Sign up for Thesis Boot Camp (21-22 May), an intensive, supportive weekend of writing for late-stage researchers

Explore different PhD career paths with the Make It Happen interview series this month

Looking for inspiration and insight into the career options available to you once you have your doctorate? As part of the Careers team's Make it Happen 2022, we're running a series of online events featuring a range of PhD alumni now working in academia and industry. Come along to hear about their career paths and … Continue reading Explore different PhD career paths with the Make It Happen interview series this month

Enterprising Impact Conversations: Creating social value in the social sciences through knowledge exchange and commercial practice, 8 March

Enterprising Impact Conversations No.1: Engage knowledge exchange partners to create research impact - why and howTuesday 8 March, 12.30-13.40Register now Join researchers from across the social sciences at the University of Sussex to explore the value of knowledge exchange to the work of social science academics. The conversation will examine how knowledge exchange can shape … Continue reading Enterprising Impact Conversations: Creating social value in the social sciences through knowledge exchange and commercial practice, 8 March

The next Research with Impact forum on 10 March introduces the Researcher Development Concordat

The next Research with Impact forum on Thursday 10 March will provide an introduction to the Researcher Development Concordat. Research with Impact forumThursday 10 March, 14.30-16.00Book your place Hear about the Concordat recommendations and its implication for universities, Schools, researchers, managers of researchers and funders. Reflect on how you might support the implementation of the … Continue reading The next Research with Impact forum on 10 March introduces the Researcher Development Concordat

Creative Outlets spring schedule – fortnightly craft and chat sessions led by researchers, for researchers

Creative Outlets is a regular meet-up organised by three doctoral researchers at Sussex to bring the PhD community together, get you talking and creating. Whether you're an experienced crafter or want to try something new, all abilities are welcome. The group meets every other Thursday, 4-6pm in the Meeting House on campus. It's completely free, … Continue reading Creative Outlets spring schedule – fortnightly craft and chat sessions led by researchers, for researchers