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Working with your Doctoral Supervisor

Maintaining an effective working relationship with your supervisor is crucial to the success of your doctorate and a vital experience for future projects. In this session, the key elements of a successful doctoral researcher-supervisor relationship will be discussed.

Aimed at

Doctoral Researchers



Key learning outcomes

By the end of this session, you will:

  • Understand your responsibilities
  • Understand your supervisory team's responsibilities
  • Develop strategies for effective communication with your supervisors

Presented by

Melanie Crisfield, Senior Graduate School Tutor, Brunel Graduate School

Specific skills focused on in this session

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Brunel 3D Development Tool

Develops the following:

Skills needed to disseminate your research

Skills needed to develop your research and career

Researcher Development Framework (RDF) Competencies

Develops skills relevant to the following domains of the RDF:

This workshop is provided by

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