Join a PhD Wellbeing talk with the Student Life Centre, Wednesday 18 May

Engineering & Informatics have organised a PGR Wellbeing talk with Jolyon Western from the Student Life Centre on Wednesday 18th May, 14:00 - 15:00, and all Sussex doctoral researchers are welcome. Jolyon will be covering areas such as referrals, personal wellbeing, and financial anxieties. This is also an opportunity for you to ask any questions you … Continue reading Join a PhD Wellbeing talk with the Student Life Centre, Wednesday 18 May

Inclusion, Accessibility & Solidarity Through Methods: Register now for the Sussex Research Hive virtual conference, 9-10 May

The Sussex Research Hive Scholars are pleased to announce their virtual doctoral conference on inclusion, accessibility and solidarity through methods. As doctoral researchers, we represent a community of researchers applying a spectrum of methodologies to address, challenge, and ultimately improve local, national and international communities. We want to showcase how doctoral researchers are applying research methods and/or designs to … Continue reading Inclusion, Accessibility & Solidarity Through Methods: Register now for the Sussex Research Hive virtual conference, 9-10 May

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

Have your say on the future of postgraduate research training – UKRI call for input

UKRI have launched a call for input on the New Deal for Postgraduate Research, seeking views and comments from those with an interest in postgraduate research training with a view to shaping future provision. The consultation is broad, asking how doctoral researchers are supported practically and financially, how they are prepared for rewarding careers, how … Continue reading Have your say on the future of postgraduate research training – UKRI call for input

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

The Research Culture Seeding Fund is seeking researchers to pitch and run pilot projects

Do you have an idea around research culture that you'd like to develop? The Research Staff Office invites you to apply to the Research Culture Seeding (RCS) Fund, part of a range of initiatives that the University has launched recently to help foster a creative, inclusive, and collaborative research culture here at Sussex.  Open to … Continue reading The Research Culture Seeding Fund is seeking researchers to pitch and run pilot projects

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

Survey on data sharing to inform discussions with funders and publishers

Researchers in the UK are increasingly being asked to share data by funders, universities, and journals. The University of Nottingham are currently carrying out research into what you and other researchers think about these requirements and mandates, whether they are clear, and whether they suit the needs of your field. No matter your position on … Continue reading Survey on data sharing to inform discussions with funders and publishers

Starting your doctorate at Sussex this month? Induction events, 25 January-1 February

Next week is Induction Week for anyone starting a PhD at Sussex this January! We're excited to welcome you to the doctoral community with a series of events that will start you on your PhD journey. This is a chance to connect with other new starters and learn about the key services who support doctoral … Continue reading Starting your doctorate at Sussex this month? Induction events, 25 January-1 February