Early candidature is the time to lay the groundwork for successful completion of your degree. It is important that you take the time to think about where you are headed after graduation, and what steps you may need to take to get there. It is also your chance to develop skills that will help you manage your time and avoid procrastination.

Research integrity (online, compulsory)

1 January 2017 10:45am31 December 2019 11:45am
Explore the fundamentals of research design, data management, authorship and more.

Creating a structured thesis (CaST)

25 October 2017 9:30am12:30pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents - in particular your thesis.

How to navigate an academic career

1 November 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Explore specific ideas, tools and techniques to navigate an academic career.

Creating a structured thesis (CaST)

7 November 2017 9:30am12:30pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents - in particular your thesis.

New International HDR students: Compulsory information session

14 November 2017 10:30am11:30am
Registrations will open Wednesday 18 October. Get valuable information to support you as a new international student at UQ.

RQ 4 HDR Orientation Session

14 November 2017 1:30pm4:30pm
Registrations will open Wednesday 18 October. Orientation is compulsory for all commencing HDR candidates, both domestic and international.   

The teaching academic: An introduction

16 November 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Gain insight into what it means to teach effectively in higher education and how this fits with an academic career.

Writing a literature review

21 November 2017 11:00am12:30pm
Learn practical strategies that will help you tackle your literature review.

Qualitative Research Methods - Lecture 1

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

Qualitative Research Methods - Lecture 2

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

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Mastering the art of paying attention

17 October 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Discover simple tools and techniques to stay focused and overcome distractions.

Creating a structured thesis (CaST)

12 October 2017 1:00pm4:00pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents - in particular your thesis.

Using statistics in research design

5 October 2017 9:30am11:30am
Learn ideas relating to research design, descriptive statistics and inferential statistics.

Strategic networking: How to connect for impact

27 September 2017 9:30am11:30am
Understand the strategic value of networking. Identify networking opportunities.

Turbocharge your writing

26 September 2017 1:30pm4:00pm
Learn clear and practical strategies that can greatly increase your writing productivity.

The seven secrets of highly successful research students

26 September 2017 9:30am12:00pm
Unlock seven key habits to help you through your research degree.

Communicating in a global environment

25 September 2017 2:00pm4:30pm
Build your skills in communicating across a range of cultures and contexts.

Using concept mapping to plan your thesis

20 September 2017 10:00am11:30am
Workshop how to concept map effectively to plan projects such as your thesis.

Creating a structured thesis (CaST) venue: Gatton

20 September 2017 9:30am12:30pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents - in particular your thesis.

Making the most of the advisor/student relationship

6 September 2017 11:30am1:00pm
Learn how to develop a close working relationship with your advisors.

Career strategy

6 September 2017 9:00am11:00am
Successful careers are a result of good planning. Get started early with your career strategy.

Creating a structured thesis (CaST) venue: PACE

5 September 2017 9:30am12:30pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents - in particular your thesis.

Creating a structured thesis (CaST)

21 August 2017 9:30am12:30pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents - in particular your thesis.

Effective time management

15 August 2017 2:30pm3:30pm
Discover strategies for effective time management which can be applied in your research degree.

How to be an entrepreneur

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

Creating a structured thesis (CaST)

11 August 2017 9:30am12:30pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents - in particular your thesis.

Intellectual property

20 July 2017 9:30am11:30am
Understand how to protect intellectual property, what are your rights and your responsibilities.

Career strategy

12 July 2017 11:00am1:00pm
Craft a career strategy to make the transition from study to employment.

The 'imposter' syndrome

4 July 2017 1:00pm4:00pm
Although you are doing well, you may still feel like an imposter. Learn how to manage these feelings.

Writing a confirmation document

6 June 2017 9:30am11:00am
Discover the purposes and characteristics of a confirmation document.

Presenting research: An introduction

5 June 2017 10:30am11:30am
Presenting your research is an important skill. Learn how to do it well.

Career shaping: Understand your skills and identifying opportunities

1 June 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Increase your chances of a positive career on completion of your HDR.

Research integrity training

12 April 2017 1:00pm3:00pm
Learn details about research integrity policies, advisors' and candidates' main obligations.

Creating a structured document or thesis

22 March 2017 9:30am12:30pm
A practical guide to designing complex documents such as a thesis (CaST).

How to navigate an academic career

15 March 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Explore specific ideas, tools and techniques to navigate an academic career.

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