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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.

Library's R workshops

1 January 2019 12:30am31 December 2019 11:30pm
The library (formerly the Centre for Digital Scholarships) runs regular workshops across the year. Clicking the Register button will show you all upcoming sessions.

Library's NVivo workshops

1 January 2019 12:30am31 December 2019 11:45pm
The library runs regular workshops across the year. Clicking the Register button will show you all upcoming sessions.

Publons academy (online)

1 January 2019 8:00am31 December 2019 11:00pm
The Publons Academy is a free, online peer review training course designed for Higher Degree by Research (HDR) students and early career researchers in collaboration with world-renowned researchers, peer-reviewers, journal editors and Nobel Laureates.

Career control for researchers (online)

1 January 2019 8:30am25 August 2019 11:45pm
Successfully taking charge of your career can help you achieve your long-term goals. Apply by 25 August, 2019.

edX's R and Python workshops (Online)

1 January 2019 9:00am31 December 2019 11:00pm
Beginners to advanced level online courses are available from our MOOC platform, edX (which we partner with well-known institutions all around the world). A large variety of offerings are available throughout the year in self-paced or paced modes. Clicking on the Register link will bring you to a search of available R courses.

Library's Creating a structured thesis (CaST)

1 January 2019 9:30am31 December 2019 12:30pm
One of our most popular sessions - a practical guide to designing complex documents, in particular your thesis. Click the register link to see upcoming sessions across all UQ campuses.

Idea Hub Autumn Unlimited (6 week program)

17 April 2019 5:00pm29 May 2019 7:30pm
This six week course shows you how to pursue your ideas and tap into your inner entrepreneur. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED VIA iDEAHUB'S WEBSITE (link in the description)

Basic statistical ideas for researchers

26 April 2019 1:00pm3:00pm
Learn ideas relating to research design, descriptive statistics and inferential statistics.

Writing a literature review - Gatton

30 April 2019 10:00am11:30am
Learn practical strategies that will help you tackle your literature review.

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Editing and proof reading your thesis

24 April 2019 1:00pm2:30pm
This practical workshop focuses on proofreading tips and editing strategies.

Effective time management

23 April 2019 1:00pm2:30pm
Discover strategies for effective time management which can be applied in your research degree.

Writing a literature review

18 April 2019 1:30pm3:30pm
Learn practical strategies that will help you tackle your literature review.

Matching your potential with employment possibilities

17 April 2019 10:00am12:00pm
This workshop will provide you with strategies for finding out what jobs are out there, and how to decide the main characteristics being sought in those jobs.

Cohesion, linking and flow in your writing - Gatton

16 April 2019 10:00am11:30am
This introductory workshop examines some strategies which should help you to make clear connections between ideas in sections, paragraphs and sentences in your writing.

Advanced R: Data preparation, processing and reporting using R (QFAB) - Herston

16 April 2019 9:00am5:00pm
This hands-on workshop will introduce users of the R software environment to the techniques involved in generating reproducible, dynamic data analyses and reports. Note that the examples will be from bioinformatics. ***REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED***

Intro to R: Using the R statistical environment (QFAB) - Herston

15 April 2019 9:00am5:00pm
No prior knowledge of R required, this workshop is relevant for all disciplines, although examples and exercises will focus on biological datasets. ***REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED***

3MT information session

10 April 2019 2:00pm3:00pm
Learn about the 3MT competition and all the benefits of competing.

Introduction to presentation skills

8 April 2019 12:30pm2:00pm
This session provides an introduction to the secrets of great presentations. Please note that this session has been brought forward from 28 May 2019.

Making and measuring research impact: an introduction

2 April 2019 9:00am11:00am
An introduction to how and where you can start making an impact with your research.

Candidate Development Award (CDA) Information Session

27 March 2019 2:00pm3:00pm
This sessions provides an overview of the CDA and the process of applying.

Advanced presentation skills

20 March 2019 9:00am1:00pm
This interactive session will further develop your presentation skills for impact.

Making the most of the advisor/student relationship

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

Graduate Teaching Associate Program (GTA) (5 months)

4 March 2019 9:00am
The program provides participants with the knowledge and practical skills to build a successful teaching career in higher education. Read more on the GTA website or use the Register button to complete an Expression of Interest.

Communicating in a global environment

27 February 2019 9:30am12:00pm
Build your skills in communicating across a range of cultures and contexts.

Communicating your research in the media

19 February 2019 9:30am12:30pm
Learn to present your research effectively through the media.

RQ 1 HDR orientation

12 February 2019 1:30pm4:00pm
Orientation is compulsory for all commencing HDR candidates, both domestic and international.   

Getting Research Into Policy and Practice

3 December 2018 9:00am4 December 2018 2:00pm
A two day workshop on the research-policy nexus presented by researchers and policy makers. Workshops conclude with a networking lunch.

Strategic scholarly publishing program - Medicine

26 November 2018 1:00pm30 November 2018 2:30pm
Come along to a series of five discipline-specific workshops, one a day for five days.

RQ 4 HDR orientation

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

Managing the gap [online webinar]

1 November 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
Manage your time between thesis submission and conferral proactively.

Methods for Social Analysis & Statistics - MFSAS

1 November 2018 9:30am14 December 2018 10:30am
A range of short methods courses conducted by ISSR. Dates vary and costs apply. See links for details.
Publishing

Open Access Week 2018 - UQ Library

22 October 2018 10:00am26 October 2018 1:00pm
ORCiD, Compliance, Grants, Peer Review, Overleaf, CHORUS & more!

Strategic scholarly publishing program - HaSS

15 October 2018 1:00pm19 October 2018 2:30pm
Come along to a series of five discipline-specific workshops, one a day for five days.

Career strategy: Planning for your Future

10 October 2018 9:30am11:30am
Successful careers are a result of good planning. Get started early with your career strategy.

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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.