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Programme of Events for Research Active Staff


LDC offers a range of events designed to support the current work and future career development of research active staff at Warwick.

The workshops listed below are open to any member of staff with 'research', 'academic' or 'teaching' in their terms and conditions of employment. If you are unsure about your eligibility please email Jane Cooper (researcherqueries@warwick.ac.uk) or Sandy Sparks (sandra.sparks@warwick.ac.uk). Unfortunately Post Graduate students are not eligible to attended any of the workshops.

For workshops where dates are advertised please visit the workshop webpage and complete the booking form.
 
For workshops where dates are not available please visit the workshop webpage and complete the Register your Interests form (LDC will then contact you when future dates are released). These workshops will run on a regular basis and once future dates are announced these will be promoted through both the LDC website and newsletter.

UPCOMING WORKSHOP/EVENTS

Academic Writing


Career Development
 

Leadership Development

Collaboration Events

 

Public Engagement
and
Additional Skills
 

October 2017
(PDF Document)RAS Academic Writing 2016-17 Review

Introduction to Career Planning 
(Online)




 




Careers Information for Staff
Online Resources






 


 


Career Pathway Project

 




 


PREVIOUSLY RAN WORKSHOP/EVENTS
(Future dates to be announced - likely to be Academic Year 2018/19)

 

Academic Writing

 

Career Development

 

Leadership Development

 

Collaboration Events

 

Public Engagement and Additional Skills

Writing for Impact 
(Resource Bank Page)



Managing your Research and Academic Career
(Resource Bank Page)

Preparing for Leadership (Resource Bank Page)

IMPACT REPORTS
November 2016 Cohort

(PDF Document)Detailed Impact Report
(PDF Document)Summary Impact Report

February 2016 Cohort
(PDF Document)Detailed Impact Report
(PDF Document)Summary Impact Report

(PDF Document)Impact Report 2016
(PDF Document)Impact Summary 2016

Communicating Research Online: Twitter - how to use it effectively to support research and impact
(Resource Bank Page)
SIM-UNI
(Resource Bank Page)

(PDF Document)Sim-Uni report

Translating Research for Multiple Audiences
(Resource Bank Page)


  Leadership in Action
(
Resource Bank Page)


 (PDF Document)Overview and Highlights Research Active Staff. November 2017

IMPACT REPORTS

February 2017 Cohort
(PDF Document)Detailed Impact Report
(PDF Document)Summary Report

June/November 2015 (with 2017 update) Cohorts

(PDF Document)Detailed Impact Report
(PDF Document)Summary Report

Planning your Publication Strategy:
The Essentials
(Resource Bank Page)


An Introduction to Public Engagement
(Resource Bank Page)

Being a Prolific Writer
(Resource Bank Page)

   

Planning your Publication Strategy: Journals (Science and Medicine)

Giving Great Public Engagement Presentations
(Resource Bank Page)
Raising Your Article Quality
(Resource Bank Page)
 
   

Planning your Publication Strategy:
Journals (Arts and Social Sciences)
(Resource Bank Page)



Evaluating Your Public Engagement Activity
(Resource Bank page)

Quantitative and Qualitative Argument Architecture
(Resource Bank Page)
 
   

Planning your Publication Strategy:
Scholarly Books

Unconscious Bias
(Resource Bank Page)

Writing Collaboratively
   

Planning your Publication Strategy:
Conferences
(Resource Bank Page)

Digital Public Engagement Techniques
(Resource Bank Page)
 

Academic Writing Retreat 'Bootcamp'
   

Planning your Publication Strategy
Social and Informal Publishing

Public Engagement Exhibitions: Working with Museums/Galleries
(Resource Bank Page)

     

Research Data Management
The Essentials
(Resource Bank Page)

Autism Awareness & Communication and Management Strategies for Research Active Staff
(Resource Bank Page)

     

Research Data Management
Data Management Plans
(Resource Bank Page)

 
     

Research Data Management Tools for Data Management
(Resource Bank Page)

 
      How to Communicate Your Research
(For Social Science Faculty)
 
      Open Access: The Essentials
(Resource Bank Page)
 


Additional resources to support development

1-1 Support

LDC provides three strands of individual support aimed at addressing specific research needs:

  • Careers Advice
  • Academic Writing support

Funding for 2016/17 is now open for guidance on criteria and application form please click here

Resource Bank

The Resource Bank is a repository holding a range of materials to help in your development and career as a researcher. It contains event reports, research guides, case studies, video's and presentation files to support best practise and give you ideas for development and funding opportunities.

Search the Resource Bank

Self-directed Learning

LDC has a range of materials online to support managing yourself and your working relationships. If you like to learn by reading, or wish to prepare for a workshop, or are looking to follow up on a topic you covered at a workshop, you may find these materials useful.

Browse the topics available