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Research integrity (online, compulsory)

1 January 2017 6:00am31 December 2019 6:00am
Explore the fundamentals of research design, data management, authorship and more.

Creating a structured thesis (CaST) venue: Herston

23 February 2018 9:30am12:30pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents - in particular your thesis.

Graduate teaching assistant (6 months)

23 February 2018 5:00pm
Develop knowledge and skills to advance your future teaching career.

Creating a structured thesis (CaST) venue: Gatton

27 February 2018 9:30am12:30pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents - in particular your thesis.

Organising your research with concept maps and graphic organisers

28 February 2018 10:30am12:00pm
Interactive workshop which introduces strategies for effectively mapping and planning a research project.

How to navigate an academic career

6 March 2018 10:00am12:00pm
Explore specific ideas, tools and techniques to navigate an academic career.

Writing a confirmation document

6 March 2018 1:30pm3:00pm
Discover the purposes and characteristics of a confirmation document.

Strategic networking: How to connect for impact

8 March 2018 9:30am11:30am
Understand the strategic value of networking. Identify networking opportunities.

Career strategy

13 March 2018 9:30am11:30am
Craft a career strategy to make the transition from study to employment.

Creating a structured thesis (CaST) venue: St Lucia

13 March 2018 9:30am12:30pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents - in particular your thesis.

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Applying for academic positions

15 February 2018 9:30am11:30am
This workshop is for HDR candidates who would like to find out more about applying for academic positions within the Australian system.

Curriculum vitae basics for HDRs (Gatton)

14 February 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
Learn how to prepare a quality CV that highlights skills gained during your HDR.

Career strategy (Gatton)

14 February 2018 9:30am11:30am
Discover post-HDR career options and consider which is best for you.

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.

Making the most of the advisor/student relationship

13 February 2018 10:00am11:30am
Learn how to develop a close working relationship with your advisors.

RQ 1 HDR orientation

6 February 2018 1:30pm4:00pm
Orientation is compulsory for all commencing HDR candidates, both domestic and international.   

New international HDR students: Compulsory information session

6 February 2018 10:30am11:30am
Get valuable information to support you as a new international student at UQ.

Endnote for thesis writing

19 January 2018 10:00am12:00pm
Tips and tricks for using EndNote when writing a thesis.

Metrics for grant writing

18 December 2017 10:00am12:00pm
This course will enable participants to identify key metrics that will strengthen your grant proposals.

Strategic scholarly publishing program - Promote & track

15 December 2017 1:00pm2:30pm
Learn how to track your achievements and show them to full advantage.

Metrics for grant writing

13 December 2017 1:00pm3:00pm
This course will enable participants to identify key metrics that will strengthen your grant proposals.

Metrics for grant writing

12 December 2017 10:00am12:00pm
This course will enable participants to identify key metrics that will strengthen your grant proposals.

Research methods courses: August - December

3 December 2017 9:00am10 December 2017 5:00pm
Learn from the research methods gurus at UQ.

Qualitative research methods - Prof David Silverman - Lecture 2

22 November 2017 2:00pm3:00pm
Join Professor David Silverman to answer the question: How many cases do you need?

Qualitative research methods - Prof David Silverman - Lecture 1

22 November 2017 10:00am11:30am
Examine a range of approaches to analysing qualitative data with Professor David Silverman.

ilab UQ's Germinate 11 $10,000 no-equity summer accelerator

27 October 2017 11:45pm
Applications are open for ilab's 11th Accelerator intake offering $10,000 to up to 10 UQ teams to build their BIG ideas.

Elsevier: Introduction to journal publishing & Open Access

25 October 2017 2:00pm5:00pm
Gain an understanding of journal publishing and Open Access.

Including published works in a thesis

3 October 2017 2:00pm4:00pm
This session will cover the policy around including published works in theses.

Writing award winning reviews

13 September 2017 1:00pm2:00pm
For all who are interested in shaping research and understanding intricacies of peer review process, this session is for you.

ilab UQ's MentorBlaze

12 September 2017 3:30pm7:00pm
Imagine speaking to up 4 mentors and networking with over 30 of Brisbane's leading startup mentors - all in one place - all in one high energy 2-hour session.

How to be an effective reviewer: Peer reviewing for academic journals

12 September 2017 12:00pm2:00pm
Taylor and Francis present this session on how to be an effective reviewer.

Career control for researchers (online)

11 September 2017 8:30am4:45pm
Successfully taking charge of your career can help you achieve your long-term goals.

How to be an entrepreneur

15 August 2017 1:00pm4:00pm
Learn about what it means to be an entrepreneur.

Communicating for impact outside academia

19 July 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Learn to communicate your research to the broader community.

Leaders and leadership: The challenge of 'doing' leadership

18 July 2017 1:00pm3:00pm
Learn leadership attributes, approaches, behaviours, and leadership in practice.

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UQ Library

UQ's Library is an excellent source of support and training for HDR candidates.

UQ Library can help you find resources, manage your data, and make your research discoverable. They can also give you advice on publishing, research impact, and metrics.
UQ Library provides software training (EndNote, NVivo, Galaxy, Excel, Adobe Acrobat), UQ Research Data Manager drop in sessions, and the excellent Creating a Structured Thesis (CaST) workshop.

Information sessions

In addition to the Career Development Framework sessions, the Graduate School holds information sessions on a range of topics relevant to UQ HDR candidates.