Doctoral Events and Activities

Upcoming events 

LCA and Input-Output Methodological Debate

Date/Time: 23 June, 12pm-2pm
Venue: Sheffield University Management School, Meeting Rooms 1 and 2 (Floor E),

Don’t miss out on this great opportunity for an open discussion on LCA and input-output methodology! Come and join us for lunch, drinks/coffee, cake and careers discussion at the next AREC meeting at the Sheffield University Management School.  Event open to all research student from all faculties.

Held at Boston Spa, this open day will introduce you to these collections and provide practical guidance on how to use our catalogues and navigate our online resources. Suitable for researchers of all disciplines and subject areas, the programme combines talks and behind-the-scenes tours to give a flavour of the breadth and depth of our holdings and research expertise.

The Library runs a regular free minibus service to the British Library Document Supply Centre at Boston Spa to give staff and students of the University the opportunity to use the extensive collections housed there. Visits are scheduled for the first Tuesday of every month.


Date: 31 Aug - 1 Sep 2017
Venue: The MET Hotel, Thessaloniki, Greece

Call for Abstracts

The objective of the International conference for Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Regional Development ICEIRD is to gather decision makers (government, ministries and state agencies), innovation experts (universities, research and development centres, technology transfer centres, start-up centres) and practitioners (smes,business incubators and business support organisations) to generate discussion and exchange on the potential of entrepreneurship promotion and innovation to national and regional competitiveness.​

Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists for the 2017–2018

The call for applications of the Swiss Government Excellence Stipends. These stipends target doctoral candidates from all disciplines and enable stays of up to 15 months in Switzerland. Please visit website for more details.

Funding opportunities are available to academic staff and PhD students at the University of Sheffield as part of our membership of the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN).