January 2019


Induction event for new postgraduate researchers

Venue details will be send via calendar after booking
Wednesday 16 January 2019, 09:30–15:30
Doctoral School
Doctoral School
01248 382357

All new Postgraduate Researchers are warmly invited to attend the induction event to be held on Wednesday 16th January 2019 in Main University Building, Cledwyn Conference Room 3 (TCR3), College Road.  It will be a perfect opportunity for new researchers to meet one another.  The programme includes information from the Doctoral School, Student Services, Library Services and the Students’ Union. You will have the opportunity to meet the faces behind the e-mails. We have also invited a supervisor and a postgraduate researcher to contribute to the day.  

We do hope you can join us! (Lunch will be provided)

[If you intend to come to the induction event please register online or contact pgr@bangor.ac.uk]

9.30 am                 


10.00 am                              


Professor John Turner, PGR Dean; Dr Penny Dowdney, Doctoral School Manager

 10.30 am           

Role of the Doctoral Supervisor

Professor John Turner, PGR Dean and School of Ocean Sciences 


Role of the Doctoral Supervisor

Dr Eirini Sanoudaki, PGR Lead, School of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics 

11.00 am 

Break and Coffee 

11.30 am                                            

A research student’s perspective

Andrew Van Der Schatte Olivier, School of Ocean Sciences

12.00 noon

PGR Processes- Progression, Regulations etc.    

Professor John Turner, PGR Dean

12.30 pm

 Students Union/ DocSoc 

1.00  pm 


1.30 pm                              

Support available from the Library and Archives Service

Dr Beth Hall, Academic Support Librarian, Library Services 

2. 00 pm                             

Doctoral Training and Development Opportunities        

Dr Penny Dowdney, Manager of the Doctoral School

Clare Brass, Employability Co-ordinator

2.30 pm

Student Support Services

Mrs Stephanie Barbaresi , Student Services

3.00 pm 

Q&A/ Networking

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