Contacts for postgraduate research students
Postgraduate research student progression, examination and award
|The Research Degree Support Team provides guidance and support with all aspects of University regulations and policies concerning doctoral students, such as making changes to your student status and thesis submission and examination.|
|Team 1: Engineering, MDH & Science||Vacantfirstname.lastname@example.org||0114 22 21412|
|Laura Stanleyemail@example.com||0114 22 21426|
|Vacantfirstname.lastname@example.org||0114 22 24012|
|Team 2: A&H, Social Sciences||Davy Heymannemail@example.com||0114 22 21427|
|Helen Papaioannoufirstname.lastname@example.org||0114 22 26087|
|Thesis management and reception||Helena Fearnleyemail@example.com||0114 22 21425|
Doctoral Development Programme
|Support for students on all aspects of the Doctoral Development Programme (DDP).||
0114 22 21403
0114 22 27628
|Guidance and support on University and Research Council-funded scholarships for both current and potential students.||
0114 22 21417
0114 22 21403
0114 22 27611
Think Ahead is a framework for the continuous professional development of researchers at the University of Sheffield, supporting individual career ambitions in and beyond academia.
|Researcher Development Managers||Based within faculties, they drive a wide range of learning and development activities that contribute to the 'Think Ahead' framework of development.||Sarah Bell||Sarah.J.Bell@sheffield.ac.uk||0114 22 20171|
|Eunice Lawton||E.Lawton@sheffield.ac.uk||0114 22 22164|
|Dr Lucy Lee||L.Lee@sheffield.ac.uk||0114 22 28728|
|Careers Consultant||Rachael ensures that researchers have access to the support they need to make a successful transition to the next stage of their career. She provides individual careers consultations, runs workshops, and engages with employers to support researchers in their career journey.|
|Rachael Roberts||Rachael.Roberts@sheffield.ac.uk||0114 22 20914|
|Support Officers||Helen coordinates evaluation activity, administers development events, utilises technology to market development activity and ensures connectivity across the team.||Helen Cowen||H.Cowen@sheffield.ac.uk||0114 22 27438|
Research integrity and ethics
Advice and guidance to researchers on good research and innovation practices and research ethics, including applying for ethics approval, the online Ethics Application System, and healthcare research governance.
|Ethics and Integrity Officer||Lindsay is the first point of contact for enquiries relating to good research practice, including what constitutes unacceptable practice.||Lindsay Unwin||L.V.Unwin@sheffield.ac.uk||0114 22 21443|
|Ethics and Integrity Assistant||Anita is the first point of contact for enquiries relating to research ethics, ethics approval, and healthcare research governance.||Anita Kenny||A.J.Kenny@sheffield.ac.uk||0114 22 21400|
Other Professional Services
A number of other professional service departments provide services and support for PGR students:
- Admissions Service
- International Student Support for advice on immigration and the Visa Extension Scheme; support with transition; and for social events and activities.
- Careers Service for specialist support with making a successful transition from your research degree to the next stage of your career.
- Library for support with publishing, Open Access, research data management and copyright.
- English Language Teaching Centre for English language courses and services.
- Development, Alumni Relations and Events for questions regarding graduation.