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Matching your potential with employment possibilities

21 August 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.

Exploring and predicting using linear regression in R (QFAB) - TRI

22 August 2019 9:00am5:00pm
This workshop will provide attendees with a friendly, gentle introduction to the theory behind linear regressions in R. REGISTRATION OPENS ON 1 AUGUST, NOON.

Leaders and leadership: The challenge of 'doing' leadership

22 August 2019 10:00am12:30pm
Learn leadership attributes, approaches, behaviours, and leadership in practice.

Longitudinal and mixed model analysis in R (QFAB) - TRI

23 August 2019 9:00am5:00pm
This workshop is relevant to biologists, students and generally any researcher who is dealing with longitudinal data and who wants to understand how to analyse them. Participants must know R and be familiar with the concepts of statistical hypothesis testing and regression analysis. REGISTRATION OPENS ON 1 AUGUST, NOON.

Shut Up & Write day

23 August 2019 10:00am3:00pm
Make progress in your writing, learn discipline to write, meet other HDRs during the breaks!

Advanced presentation skills

26 August 2019 9:30am1:30pm
This interactive session will further develop your presentation skills for impact. You do not need to have attended Intro to Presentation Skills to attend this session.

Smart, savvy and scholarly: Knowing where NOT to publish

4 September 2019 11:00am1:00pm
Learn how to publish your research in the right place for the most impact.

Career shaping: Understand your skills and identify opportunities

26 September 2019 10:00am12:00pm
Increase your chances of a positive career on completion of your HDR.

Communicating in a global environment

27 September 2019 10:00am12:00pm
Build your skills in communicating across a range of cultures and contexts.

Advanced presentation skills - Gatton

30 September 2019 9:00am1:00pm
This interactive session will further develop your presentation skills for impact. You do not need to have attended Intro to Presentation Skills to attend this session.

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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.

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.

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.

Tutors @ UQ

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

Including published works in a thesis

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

Creating a structured document or thesis

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

Career strategy networking event

1 January 2017 8:00am10:30am
Implement your networking skills with representatives from industry.

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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.