Undertaking a research degree is a huge commitment and requires many skills. Gaining an understanding of these techniques and strategies early, will assist you to complete and submit your thesis efficiently. 

Your first step in managing your candidature is ensuring you attend the compulsory HDR orientation session

Useful links

Mastering the art of paying attention

29 October 2019 10:00am12:00pm
Discover simple tools and techniques to stay focused and overcome distractions.

NEW Resilient researcher: Resilience while remote (webinar)

15 November 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
This webinar is designed to assist HDR candidates researching in remote locations. For instance, this may occur when you are away collecting data or are based interstate or even overseas.

Three Ss of Resilience

13 March 2020 10:00am11:30am
Learn strategies to improve resilience in order to better manage the stresses and strains of life, both during the candidature and in your future professional life. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND WILL OPEN 6-8 WEEKS BEFOREHAND.

Resilient researcher: Becoming a Resilient Researcher [online webinar]

19 March 2020 12:00pm19 September 2020 1:00pm
Build your resilience for your research degree and beyond. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AND WILL BE AVAILABLE IN NOVEMBER 2019.

Effective time management

30 September 2019 9:00am10:00am
Discover strategies for effective time management which can be applied in your research degree. [This is a special shortened session for AIBN HDR students but any UQ HDR student is welcome to attend]

Making the most of the advisor/student relationship - Gatton

5 September 2019 10:00am11:30am
Learn how to develop a close working relationship with your advisors.

Making the most of the advisor/student relationship

2 September 2019 9:00am10:00am
Learn how to develop a close working relationship with your advisors. [This is a special shortened for AIBN HDR students but any UQ HDR is welcome to attend]

Lived Experience: a conversation

Cancelled
19 August 2019 2:00pm3:30pm

Candidate Development Award (CDA) Information Session

17 July 2019 10:00am12:00pm
This sessions provides an overview of the CDA and the process of applying.

Making the most of the advisor/student relationship - TRI

24 June 2019 2:00pm3:00pm
Learn how to develop a close working relationship with your advisors. Please note that this session has been tailored for students at TRI but all UQ HDR students are welcome to attend.

The 'imposter' syndrome

17 June 2019 1:00pm4:00pm
Although you are doing well, you may still feel like an imposter. Learn how to manage these feelings.

The seven secrets of highly successful research students

12 June 2019 9:30am12:00pm
Unlock seven key habits to help you through your research degree.

Effective time management for researchers

13 February 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
Discover strategies for effective time management which can be applied in your research degree.