Fellowship Ahoy! was a research project exploring academic leadership in the development of research career independence.


Development provision for Fellowships is currently under review. To ask a question about any aspect of mentoring please email thinkahead@sheffield.ac.uk

Read the full research report

A project report is available and will appeal to HE professionals, researcher development colleagues, and academic staff in related education or development disciplines. It can be found on the web pages of the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education who funded the work.

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What do the fellows say?

Hear research fellows’ commentary on the research outcomes. A YouTube playlist has been created that comprises 5 short videos featuring research fellows talking about the key study outcomes

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CONNECTED: networking for researchers

An online learning resource has been crafted for postgraduate and early career researchers using data from the study. This resource covers video materials on network building for research success.

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INSPIRED: creativity for researchers

This online learning resource has been developed for postgraduate and early career researchers to align with the outcomes and messaged from the study. This resource contains videos, excercises and links to enhance creative thinking for research success.

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Developing the confidence to apply and to do the project
Developing the confidence to apply and to do the project
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Developing and negotiating ownership of research ideas
Developing and negotiating ownership of research ideas
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Developing networks of supporters, collaborators, peers
Developing networks of supporters, collaborators, peers
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Developing application writing skills
Developing application writing skills
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Developing resilience and maintaining momentum
Developing resilience and maintaining momentum
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