This serves primarily as an induction for staff taking on a researcher supervisor role, or for supervisors new to LJMU. The session gives staff an overview of the University’s Research Degrees Framework and the provision for postgraduate research across LJMU.
The workshop will:
1. Give an introduction to the Research Degrees Framework at LJMU in the context of wider sector practices of Level 8 delivery;
2. Help supervisors to understand the experiences of their research students, as reported by PRES and PGR representatives;
3. Exchange experiences and expertise with peers.
Who might attend?
This workshop is mandatory for all new supervisors of research degrees, and for academic staff new to LJMU and intending to supervise PhD programmes.