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Leadership at Lunchtime Event: Presentation by the Vice Chancellor – 14 January

Friday, January 3, 2014

Leadership at Lunchtime Tuesday 14 January 2014 1:15pm, Hadyn Ellis Building Room 0.27 This month, the University Graduate College introduces a new and innovative series of talks and discussions for postgraduate research students. The talks will focus on leadership in the context of research, or within academia in general. We are delighted to announce that [...]

Images of Research 2013 Review

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

On Thursday 12 December, around 200 people filled the Hadyn Ellis Building exhibition area for the University Graduate College ‘Images of Research’ Celebration Event. This event marked the relocation of the University Graduate College to the new building – a move which has allowed it to enhance and improve its provision for postgraduate research students. [...]

Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia (Humanities/Social Sciences) – 6 December

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia (Humanities/Social Sciences) Friday 6 December, 13:45 – 17:00 (to be followed by a cheese and wine reception) This event for postgraduate research students and research staff provides an opportunity to explore a range of career opportunities available within the humanities and social sciences beyond academia. Speakers from various employers, both [...]

Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia – 22 November

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia Friday 22 November, 13:45 – 17:00 (to be followed by a cheese and wine reception) This event for postgraduate research students and research staff provides an opportunity to explore the range of career opportunities available within the physical sciences and engineering beyond academia. Speakers from a range of employers, both [...]

Bookings open for ‘Wales: Doing things Differently?’ Student Conference – 15 November

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Friday 15 November 2013 – Glamorgan Building, Cardiff University This one day PGR-led conference aims to bring together researchers across Wales who are engaging with topics relevant to contemporary policy-making in Wales. The morning session will consist of two panels on research and dissemination respectively, outlining the opportunities and tools available for these activities for [...]

Seven Secrets of Highly Successful Researchers and Supervisors – 27 November

Friday, October 25, 2013

We are delighted to announce that our annual visit by Dr Hugh Kearns with his highly entertaining and always popular workshop on ‘The Seven Secrets of Highly Effective Researchers’ will take place this year on Wednesday 27 November. At this workshop, Hugh will be sharing his research about the seven key characteristics of the students [...]

CALL FOR PAPERS: Re-imagining Society through a Socio-Legal Lens Conference – Deadline 18 November

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Re-imagining Society through a Socio-Legal Lens Conference – 16 December 2013 Call for Papers and Registration Open What does it mean to conduct socio-legal research? How do we conceptualise this term and research the field? These are some of the questions that will be addressed at the ‘Re-imagining Society through a Socio-Legal Lens’ conference, funded [...]

Careers in Focus Event: Opportunities in the NHS – 14 November

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Careers in Focus: Opportunities in the NHS Thursday 14 November, 13:45 – 17:00 (to be followed by a cheese and wine reception) This event for postgraduate research students and research staff in all disciplines aims to raise awareness of the sorts of non-medical careers in the NHS that may be of interest to those with [...]

Are you a new researcher? A few places left for Starting Out – 21 October

Friday, October 18, 2013

Are you a new PGR student? There are still a few places left for our Starting Out induction event on Monday 21 October. You can still book online until 4pm today (18 October). Although we recommend advance booking, we should also be able to accommodate people who have missed the deadline and turn up on [...]

Starting Out – Are you a new Researcher?

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Are you a new PGR student? Our Starting Out induction event is an enjoyable opportunity to meet other research students and begin to develop those important personal and professional networks. It provides an introduction to research at Cardiff University, including rights and responsibilities, the facilities and services offered by the University Graduate College and presentations [...]