Development Activities for Research Staff

Your personal and career development touch many different aspects of your working life. In addition to technical expertise, you may need to acquire other skills to move your career forward. Typical development needs include people and time management skills, teaching and research supervision, entrepreneurship, public engagement, knowledge of funding mechanisms and networking/collaboration.

Career Development Resources


Our Research Staff Consultative Group offers you the chance to guide our approach to researcher development.

Vitae Resources/Opportunities

Register to view the Vitae Programme for 2017-18. When you login, you will see that the 'Focus on: Getting Started' module is aimed at researchers who are either starting their doctorate, a new research project or even a new job.