As you approach you mid-candidature don't forget to take care if yourself. It is important to take some time away from the lab or library and get some perspective on your studies.  CDF workshops can also help you to see things differently, network with your peers, and learn to understand yourself and others. 

Advanced presentation skills

23 August 2017 9:00am1:00pm
This interactive session will further develop your presentation skills for impact.

Publishing your research: Strategies for success

24 August 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Discover secrets to effectively 'selling' your manuscript to an editor.

Build your personal brand

29 August 2017 10:00am12:00pm
This workshop provides pragmatic strategies to define your personal and research brand.

Career Control for Researchers (online)

11 September 2017 8:30am3 November 2017 4:45pm
Successfully taking charge of your career can help you achieve your long-term goals.

Communicating in a global environment

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

Turbocharge your writing

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

Strategic networking: How to connect for impact

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

Including published works in a thesis

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

Predatory publishers

26 October 2017 10:00am11:30am
Navigate your way through the sometimes confusing world of publishing, and identify legitimate publishers.

Qualitative research methods

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


Candidate Development Award information session

7 August 2017 10:00am11:00am
This sessions provides an overview of the CDA and the process of applying.

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.

Working in multi-disciplinary teams

18 July 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Identify approaches for working effectively in diverse teams.

Understanding yourself and others

6 July 2017 1:00pm4:00pm
Learn five key principles to improve self-awareness and your interactions with others.

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.

Idea Hub program (6 weeks)

8 June 2017 4:00pm8:00pm
This six week course shows you how to pursue your ideas and tap into your inner entrepreneur.

Tutors @ UQ

15 May 2017 11:15am12:15pm
Discover strategies for working with small groups in a learning context.

Career control for researchers (8 weeks, online)

12 May 2017 8:00am
Gain clarity about your strengths, preferences and goals to inform good career choices.

Publishing your research: Getting started

20 April 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Discover tools and practical knowledge to help you start the publishing process.

Including published works in a thesis

13 April 2017 9:30am11:30am
This session will cover the policy around including published works in theses.