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Management skills for researchers

This training will equip participants with the skills needed to manage the uncertainties of research so that the research objectives are met on schedule and at a high quality.

Aimed at

Researchers (early stage, mid stage, final stage)


You are requested to view, download and print the presentation slides below, prior to attending:

Management Skills for Researchers.pdf​

Key learning outcomes

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Understand how to make rational decisions about planning and prioritising research activities
  • Be more effective in the use of their time, budget and other resources
  • Be able to deal with uncertain outcomes from research findings and adjust their planning

Presented by

Dr Louise Baron, Baron Associates

Session outline and aims

This session will be led by a Trainer and interactive discussions are encouraged between the participants and the Trainer at appropriate times.

Specific skills focused on in this session

Research and information literacy, critical thinking skills, research management, inter and intrapersonal skills

Health and Safety and general notice

Participants will be viewing presentations projected onto a SMART Board screen. Participants may be required to work in pairs. Refreshments may be available at the venue.

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Brunel 3D Development Tool

Develops the following:

Skills needed to do your research and career

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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Email address Telephone number 01895 265935