skip to content

Current Graduate Students

 

There will also be several other elective, highly recommended Information Systems, Foundation Skills and Careers Programme sessions on offer in these areas, which will be worth Researcher Development Credits (Each is worth 0.5, apart from FS10 and FS20 that are both worth 1.0).  They are:

 

Course Code

Course Title

Course Provider

Information Systems

IS2

Citation Database Searching Skills for Graduate Students

Clair Castle

IS5

Reaxys and Scifinder: Introduction and Practical Session

Professor Jonathan Goodman

Foundation Skills

FS8

Supervising Undergraduates

Dr James Keeler

FS9

Computational Organic Chemistry

Dr Matthew Grayson

FS10

Effective Researchers in Chemistry

Dr Andrew Bottomley

FS11

Scientific Writing: From Pain to Pleasure

Dr Andreas Bender

FS12

Managing Your Relationship with Your Supervisor

Professor Jane Clarke

FS13

LaTeX

Dr Dmitri Schebarchov

FS14

Science Communication: Making Impact with Verbal Presentations

Professor Lloyd Peck

FS15

Creating Publications Quality Figures (I): Plotting Data

Drs Alex Archibald & Tristan Cragnolini

FS15

Creating Publications Quality Figures (II): Images and Media

Drs Steven Jenkins & Mike Casford

FS16

First Year Report Submission and the viva Experience

Mrs Dixon (DC), Drs Longbottom & MacDonald

FS17

PhD Thesis Submission and the viva Experience

Mrs Dixon (DC), Drs Longbottom & MacDonald

FS20

Graduate Student Leadership Course

Roger Sutherland

FS19

Writing Up Wednesdays

Drs Bampos, Longbottom, MacDonald & Bender

Careers Programme

CP1

Careers Options

Dr Madelaine Chapman

CP2

Applications and Selections

Dr Madelaine Chapman

CP3

Writing an Effective Fellowship Proposal

Professor Oren Scherman

CP4

Writing an Effective Grant Application

Professor Oren Scherman

 

Based on feedback from this year’s programme, this core version of the Careers Programme will run annually.  The full version, with alumni coming to speak about a range of careers will run biennially.