WRDTP Welcome Event 2017
Date - Monday, 23rd October 2017 (10:00 am - 4:30 pm)
All new PhD Social Sciences doctoral researchers from the Universities of Bradford, Hull, Leeds, Manchester Metropolitan, Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam and York are warmly invited to attend the White Rose Doctoral Training Partnership Welcome Event, 23 October 2017, at Parkinson Court, Parkinson Building, University of Leeds.
This is a compulsory event for ESRC funded students.
This is the first of the WRDTP events and conferences in 2017-18 and forms one part of the wide range of training events and courses offered to our post graduate research community.
Event programme – DRAFT
|10:00 – 10:15||Registration and Refreshments on arrival|
|10:15 – 10:30||Welcome & Introduction to the White Rose DTP
Stuart Lister – Director of Faculty Graduate School, Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law, University of Leeds
Ruth Blakeley – WRDTP Director, University of Sheffield
|10:30 – 10:45||Introduction to Doctoral Training|
|10:45 – 10:55||White Rose University Libraries
Sharing access, information and skills
|10:55 – 11:15||Pathway Showcase|
|11:15 – 11:45||Comfort Break – bottled water available|
|11:45 – 12:45||My experiences as a Doctoral Researcher
Current PhD students share their experiences as Doctoral Researchers
|12:45 – 13:00||Buffet lunch
2nd and 3rd year Doctoral Researcher Poster Exhibition
Research Exchange, Networking, PGR Forum/VIRE registration
Sharing ideas, questions, seeking answers
|14:00 – 15:30||Pathway Meetings
Your chance to meet the Pathway Directors and other students in your pathway and plan your networking/training activity for the coming year.
Refer to your Delegate List for the location of your meeting room
|15:30 – 16:00||Afternoon Tea Break|
|16:00 – 16:15||Wrap up and final comments
Ruth Blakeley, WRDTP Director
Announcement of the winner of the WRDTP Welcome Event Poster Exhibition
We really enjoy welcoming our new doctoral researchers to the WRDTP social sciences research community and look forward to meeting you all.
Poster Exhibition: Current 2nd and 3rd year students who would like to participate in the Welcome Event and exhibit a poster are requested to complete this Welcome-Event-2017-WR-DTP-Poster-Form and also book onto the event.
See previous Welcome Events:
- WRDTC Welcome Event 2016
- WRDTC Welcome Event 2015
- WRDTC Induction Event 2014
- WRDTC Induction Event 2013
- WRDTC Induction Event 2012
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