LDC is delighted to be hosting the first ‘Your Voice – PGR Conference’ which
will take place on 1-2 April in the University’s South Campus Teaching Hub.
Conference website — Programme
— Abstracts — Registration
Conference includes contributions from postgraduate researchers from across the
University, who will introduce a wide variety of topics of interest to the
research community. The topics include:
- The PhD journey; the challenges encountered by the
presenters and the solutions they found
- Specific opportunities undertaken during the PhD,
including public engagement, fieldwork, public engagement and teaching
- Subject related talks where presenters will
summarise their specific research projects. Their topics span all faculties of
the University, from Cell migration to Artificial Intelligence, from Chinese
women’s representation in Hollywood cinema to Dementia care and from Lasers to
the needs for Utopias.
Conference also includes two discussion-focussed
sessions at the end of each day. The first explores the University’s
approach to climate change and sustainability and the second will focus on
teaching experiences as a demonstrator and the skills required to teach well.
and get to know about the opportunities and challenges your peers have
experienced. Their stories might open doors to new opportunities!
Conference offers a great opportunity to practice your ‘conference skills’, develop your networking skills, ask questions,
or simply see how Conferences work! It
is a rare opportunity to meet and learn about research and research practice
beyond your Faculty. Discover how much have you got in common and how research
practice can vary across disciplines.
Team will be there to support all our speakers and attendees! Refreshments and
lunch throughout the day will be available. For further information for Your Voice
PGR conference, please click here.
the 2-day conference, the Liverpool Doctoral College Development Team will be
offering the following complementary workshops:
Practical thinking for researchers by Company of Mind
Shining at interview
Webinar: Developing effective CVs and applications
30 and 31 March, all three Faculties are organising PGR Poster Days. It’s yet another opportunity to find out more
about research projects across the University – in a concise way! Get to know
your peers and engage in conversation about their research!
and Life Sciences Poster Day– 30 March
16:30 in The Crypt, Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral
HLS Poster day is open to all who are interested in the research taking place
within the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences. The event will consist of both
poster sessions and teaser talks, where participants have to summarise their
research in just 90 secs.
See here for further details, including a timetable for the day.
and Social Sciences and Science and Engineering Poster Day – 31 March
– 15:30 in the Liverpool Guild of Students, Mountford Hall
and see posters from across both the Humanities and Social Sciences and the
Science and Engineering faculties in the University. Join us on the day to see a diverse set of