Philosophy Training Seminars

This is not so much a single module as a series of small modules, each tailored to the needs of a different group.  Read on, to find out which of these you need to go to when.  You are also very welcome to come any of the sessions at any time.

All sessions are 1-2pm unless otherwise noted

Autumn 2018-19

MA Students

1. (Mandatory) Advice From Former MA Students. 26 September Hicks F-41 Patrick Connolly, Josh Thomas, Nadia Mehdi, Rosa Vince
2. (Mandatory) MA marking criteria, essays, dissertation. Paul Faulkner 3 October Hicks F-41
3. (Mandatory for those doing PhD proposal module) PhD Proposal. Luca Barlassina 10 October Hicks F-41
4. (Optional) Library/Bibliographic Tools. Steve McIndoe. 17 October Hicks F-41
5. (Recommended for all who want to apply for PhD Funding) Applying for PhD Funding. Jimmy Lenman 7 November Hicks F-41
6. (Mandatory) Climate/Bystander Training. Luca Barlassina, Komarine Romdenh-Romluc, Jenny Saul Hicks LT5 21 November 12-2 (Note longer time, different place)

PhD Year 1

1. (Mandatory) Advice from Current PhD Students. 3 October B23 Barend de Rooij, Sam Waters, Anthony Eagan, Patrick Connolly, Kayleigh Doherty (Note different place)
2. (Mandatory if not done in MA Year) PhD Proposal. Luca Barlassina 10 October Hicks F-41
3. (Optional) Library/Bibliographic Tools. Steve McIndoe. 17 October Hicks F-41
4. (Mandatory) Giving Presentations (1). 24 October Megan Blomfield Hicks F-41
5. (Mandatory) Giving Presentations (2). 31 October Niall Connolly Hicks F-41
6. (Mandatory if not done in MA Year) Climate/Bystander Training. Luca Barlassina, Komarine Romdenh-Romluc, Jenny Saul Hicks LT 5, 21 November, 12-2 (Note longer time, different place)

PhD Year 2

1. ( Mandatory) Submitting papers for publication, conferences. Bob Stern 14 November Hicks F-41
2. (Mandatory) Looking ahead to the job market(s). Jenny Saul 28 November Hicks F-41

PhD Year 3

1. (Mandatory for those seeking academic jobs) CV preparation. Jules Holroyd 5 December Hicks F-41
2. (Mandatory for those seeking academic jobs) Interview preparation. Jules Holroyd 12 December Hicks F-41

Spring 2019

1. Organising Conferences. Rosanna Keefe, Sally Weston, Nadia Mehdi 6 February Hicks F-41
2. Impact Bob Stern 13 February Hicks F-41
3. Grants. Steve Laurence 20 February Hicks F-41
4. Public Engagement Angie Hobbs 27 February Hicks F-24
5. Non-academic jobs Darcie Gillie 6 March Hicks F-41
6. How to participate in a seminar discussion Jenny Saul 13 March Hicks F-24.