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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.

Improving writing with data-driven learning

1 July 2018 10:45am30 September 2018 11:45am
This online course looks at the use of 'big data' to help graduate students with their academic writing. Registration instructions available in session description.

Smart, savvy and scholarly: Knowing where to publish

21 August 2018 10:00am12:00pm
Learn how to publish your research in the right place for the most impact.

Strategic scholarly publishing program - EAIT

27 August 2018 1:00pm31 August 2018 2:30pm
Come along to a series of five discipline-specific workshops, one a day for five days.

Mastering the art of paying attention

28 August 2018 10:00am12:00pm
Discover simple tools and techniques to stay focused and overcome distractions.

Communicating your research in the media

4 September 2018 9:30am12:30pm
Learn to present your research effectively through the media.

5 Rules of Grant Club

4 September 2018 1:00pm4:00pm
Get a head-start on negotiating the world of research grants.

Communicating in a global environment

10 September 2018 10:00am12:30pm
Build your skills in communicating across a range of cultures and contexts.

Understanding Yourself and Others Webinar [online]

13 September 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
This webinar will teach you key principles to improve self-awareness and your interactions with others.

Career control for researchers (online)

17 September 2018 8:30am9 November 2018 4:45pm
Successfully taking charge of your career can help you achieve your long-term goals.


Lived Experience: a conversation

16 August 2018 10:00am11:30am
Resilience is a key requirement of completing a higher degree by research. Listen to the experiences of students who have successfully completed the journey before you.

Writing a confirmation document

14 August 2018 10:00am11:30am
Discover the purposes and characteristics of a confirmation document.

Effective time management for researchers

7 August 2018 10:00am11:00am
Discover strategies for effective time management which can be applied in your research degree.

Mine, Yours, Ours – Meeting Everyone’s Needs

7 August 2018 9:00am11:00am
This workshop provides strategies to think and behave more assertively, set healthy professional boundaries and resolve conflict in professional contexts. Registrations open soon.

RQ 3 HDR orientation

1 August 2018 1:30pm4:00pm
Orientation is compulsory for all commencing HDR candidates. You should attend even if you have been unable to register.

Including published works in a thesis

30 July 2018 10:00am12:00pm
This session will cover the policy around including published works in theses.

Graduate Teaching Associate Program (GTA) (6 months)

28 July 2018 5:00pm
Develop knowledge and skills to advance your future teaching career. Expressions of interest for Round 2 close 28 July.

UniQuest commercialisation workshop (2 days)

24 July 2018 8:00am25 July 2018 5:00pm
Registrations for this workshop have now closed.

Strategic scholarly publishing program - HaBS

23 July 2018 1:00pm27 July 2018 2:30pm
Come along to a series of five discipline-specific workshops, one a day for five days.

Practical Publishing Part 2: Next steps

18 July 2018 10:00am12:00pm
Part 2 of Practical Publishing Series: Discover secrets to effectively 'selling' your manuscript to an editor.

Practical Publishing Part 1: Getting started

11 July 2018 10:00am12:00pm
Part 1 of 2 part workshop: Discover tools and practical knowledge to help you start the publishing process.

Career Shaping: Identifying Opportunities for Skills Development [online]

5 July 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
This session will provide participants with strategies to identify skills development opportunities.

Communicating for impact outside academia

3 July 2018 10:00am12:00pm
Learn to communicate your research to the broader community.

Career Shaping: Understanding your Skills [online]

27 June 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
This session will provide participants with an opportunity to identify and explore their existing skills.

Presenting for the 3MT

26 June 2018 9:30am10:30am
This one hour session will give provide you with strategies to make the most of your 3MT presentation and give you that competitive edge!

Intellectual property

20 June 2018 10:00am11:30am
Understand how to protect intellectual property, what are your rights and your responsibilities.

Advanced presentation skills

19 June 2018 9:00am1:00pm
This interactive session will further develop your presentation skills for impact.

Creating a structured thesis (CaST) venue: PACE

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

Turbocharge your writing

13 June 2018 1:30pm4:00pm
Learn clear and practical strategies that can greatly increase your writing productivity.

The seven secrets of highly successful research students

13 June 2018 9:30am12:00pm
Unlock seven key habits to help you through your research degree.

HaBS Introduction to Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

13 June 2018 9:30am12:00pm
Not sure what a postdoc is? Wondering how people get them? Attend this great session and find out!

The teaching academic: An introduction

7 June 2018 10:00am12:00pm
Gain insight into what it means to teach effectively in higher education and how this fits with an academic career.

Research Bazaar Brisbane

6 June 2018 8:30am8 June 2018 5:30pm
The Research Bazaar is a worldwide festival promoting the digital literacy emerging at the centre of modern research.

Research integrity in HDR training (student only session)

5 June 2018 10:00am12:00pm
Learn details about research integrity policies, advisors' and candidates' main obligations.

Creating a structured thesis (CaST) venue: St Lucia

4 June 2018 9:30am12:30pm
SESSION NOW FULL A practical guide to designing complex documents - in particular your thesis.


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.