The needs of part-time and remote doctoral students are often different to those of full-time, campus based students. This page links to various resources to help you access training and development opportunities online.
Virtual Graduate School
Extensive online research resources accessible to all postgraduate students, regardless of time, place and distance, to support you through the key phases of your development as a researcher. Login with your usual University username and password.
Weekly coaching prompts from Think Ahead, allowing you to effectively engage with your professional development through online resources. Each month there is a focus on a different development theme.
Resources available on the following topics:
Reflection, Induction, getting things done, planning, Building Relationships, Academic Writing, Collaboration, Careers, Innovation and creativity, Conferences, Research Engagement,Leadership and Raising Profile, Resilience and Wellbeing, Research Funding and Research Niche, Teaching
Wherever you are in the world – provided you can access the internet with a modern web-browser you can have access to the Library’s electronic journals, books, subject databases and more.
Information Skills Resources
Work at your own pace, at a time to suit you, in your favourite location, using the tutorials in our Information Skills Resources.
Vitae is a national organisation that promotes researcher development and they have a number of resources to help you through your research and beyond.