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Research Seminars and Events

 

 

‌The Research Student Almanac

The Research Student Almanac gathers together all talks, events, training sessions, workshops and social meetings, extends a very warm welcome to our postgraduates, staff and, in many cases, the wider public, and allows for advance planning in terms of those sessions that you wish to attend. Visit the Almanac webpage to download the latest version. 

Doctoral College Events

Quarterly Research Symposia

The Doctoral College Symposia provide a day of workshops and talks that help support your growing knowledge and skill development as a research.

DateTimeVenueTopicMore information & booking
Tuesday 22nd  October 2019                       11:00 - 17:00       MD165 Conducting Research                                    Eventbrite Link 
Wednesday 15th January 2020 10:00-12:00 MD165 Employability Conference Part 1- Applications Eventbrite Link
Tuesday 11th February 2020                        13:00 - 17:00             MD165 Employability Conference Part 2 -Symposia                                     Eventbrite Link

Doctoral College Drop-in sessions

A number of opportunities are being provided for doctoral students to meet Dr Debra Cureton between 08:30 and 09:30 in Starbucks on City Campus. Debra will be available on the dates below.

DateTimeVenueTheme
Wednesday 11th December 2019     08:30 - 09:30     Starbucks City Campus (MC Building) Drop-in session
Wednesday 15th January 2020 08:30 - 09:30 Starbucks City Campus (MC Building) Drop-in session
Wednesday 12th February 2020 08:30 - 09:30 Starbucks City Campus (MC Building) Drop-in session
Wednesday 8th April 2020 08:00 - 09:00 NOW MOVED TO ONLINE (via Canvas) Drop-in session
Wednesday 20th May 2020 08;00 - 09:00 NOW MOVED TO ONLINE (via Canvas) Drop-in session

Doctoral College Additional Online Hangouts

DateTimeDelivery
Tuesday 24th March, 2020 11:00 - 12:00   ONLINE  
Wednesday 25th March, 2020 08:00 -09:00 ONLINE
Thursday 26th March, 2020 18:00 - 19:00 ONLINE
Monday 30th March, 2020 11:30 -12:30 ONLINE
Wednesday 1st April, 2020 08:00 - 09:00 ONLINE
Thursday 2nd April, 2020 18:00 - 19:00 ONLINE
Wednesday 15th April, 2020 13:00 - 14:00 ONLINE
Thursday 16th April, 2020 18:00- 19:00 ONLINE
Tuesday 21st April, 2020 13:00 - 14:00 ONLINE
Wednesday 22nd April, 2020 08:00 - 09:00 ONLINE
Thursday 23rd April, 2020 18:00 - 19:00 ONLINE
Tuesday 28th April, 2020 10:30 - 11:30 ONLINE
Wednesday 29th April, 2020 08:00 - 09:00 ONLINE
Thursday 30th April, 2020 18:00 - 19:00 ONLINE
Tuesday 5th May, 2020 13:00 - 14:00 ONLINE
Wednesday 6th May, 2020 08:00 - 09:00 ONLINE
Thursday 7th May, 2020 18:00 - 19:00 ONLINE
Wednesday 13th May, 2020 08:00 - 09:00 ONLINE
Thursday 14th May, 2020 18:00 - 19:00 ONLINE
Tuesday 19th May, 2020 13:00 - 14:00 ONLINE
Thursday 21st May, 2020 18:00 - 19:00 ONLINE
Tuesday 26th May, 2020 13:00 - 14:00 ONLINE
Wednesday 27th May, 2020 08:00 - 09:00 ONLINE
Thursday 28th May, 2020 18:00 - 19:00 ONLINE

To access these  through Canvas we recommend that you use either Chrome or FireFox as your browser.

1.       Go to wlv.ac.uk/canvas

2.       Open The Postgraduate Researchers' Development Course (If you are a staff member who is study a doctorate you will need to access this course via your student credentials.  The course will not be visible via your staff accounts)

3.       Go to ‘conferences’ on the left hand side of the screen and click the link

4.       You will see various webinars, go to the relevant event.

5.       Press the blue ‘join’ button when once the webinar is activated. 

6.       PLEASE DO NOT SET UP YOUR OWN ALTERNATIVE MEETING – THIS CONFUSES PEOPLE

Other Events 

Skills for Researchers workshops 

Visit wlv.ac.uk/lib/researchers to book a place on any of these workshops or email lisliaison@wlv.ac.uk to arrange a  group workshop at an alternative time.

Business Events & Seminars

The University holds a wide range of events and seminars designed to help businesses start, grow and learn new skills.  Ranging from fully funded introductory new business start-up courses,  comprehensive mentoring programmes, networking opportunities and specialised areas such as Building Information Modelling (BIM), we aim to support and help grow businesses of all sizes.

For further details visit: http://www.wlv.ac.uk/business-services/business-events-/ 

Maths Support Centre

The maths support centre offers support and guidance to help you with any level of mathematics, statistics or numeracy to help you with your studies.

The maths support centre based in MD112 is a FREE service open to all students, from any school studying any subject in any year.

For further details visit: https://www.wlv.ac.uk/current-students/student-support/faculty-student-services/maths-support-centre/