Events for Research/Academic Staff

VIVA WORKSHOP FOR ACADEMIC/RESEARCH STAFF (recording available)

HUGH KEARNS - WORKSHOPS FOR ACADEMIC/RESEARCH STAFF (recording available)

SUPERVISOR TRAINING

The viva workshop for academic/research staff is generally organised once a year (spring semester). 

The workshop covers key aspects of the viva voce examination from the supervisor's perspective.

Please find below the programme of the workshop which took place in April 2019. 

Members of UCC academic/research staff that wish to have access to the recording of this event and receive the ppt presentations of the presenters can email deanofgraduatestudies@ucc.ie.

PROGRAMME

09.15  09.20Welcome and Introduction to the workshop - Dr Ruth Ramsay (Dean of Graduate Studies)
09.20   09.45 Navigating the research examination process - Danielle Heffernan (Graduate Studies Office)
09.45   10.10 Selecting the examiners & their role - Professor Liam Marnane (School of Engineering)
10.10   10.35 Discussion of viva scenarios - Dr Justin McCarthy (Associate Dean of Graduate Studies, College of Science, Engineering & Food Science)
10.35   11.00 The role of the supervisor in the examination and preparing your student (Dr Ruth Ramsay - Dean of Graduate Studies)
11.00  11.20 Break
11.20  11.45 Applying for post doc funding - Dr Noirin Ui Bhreithiunaigh (Research Officer)
11.45  12.10 Life after the viva: advising students on careers - Deirdre Parker (UCC Career Services)
12.10  12.35 E-thesis @UCC - Breeda Herlihy (Boole Library)
12.35  13.00 The end of the viva and the reports. What can go wrong? Appeals & problems - Dr Conor O'Mahony (School of Law)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HUGH KEARNS - WORKSHOPS FOR ACADEMIC/RESEARCH STAFF (recording available)

On 20th February 2019, Dr Hugh Kearns delivered the following workshops for academic/research staff.

  • Time for Research
  • Communicating the impact of your research
  • Research Supervision (Masterclass)

Members of UCC academic/research staff that wish to have access to the recording of these workshops and receive the ppt presentations of the presenter can email deanofgraduatestudies@ucc.ie.

SUPERVISOR TRAINING

The Dean of Graduate Studies generally organises a workshop on postgraduate supervision once/twice a year. 

The next workshop on postgradute supervision will take place in May/June 2019. Dates will be finalised soon.

The workshop will deliver the training that is approved for award of a Digital Badge by the National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. 

For further details, please email deanofgraduatestudies@ucc.ie

Graduate Studies Office

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