Hosted by the Doctoral College, these one hour online lunch bite sessions supplement the regular New and Established Supervisory Development Sessions and are aimed at all academic staff who are new to, or experienced at, supervising research degree students and are interested in expanding their knowledge of a specific aspect or process in doctoral supervision.
Each session will be led by a senior academic who will introduce the topic, and staff will benefit from discussions aimed at sharing best practice from across BU. Bookings are arranged by Organisational Development.
The next session focusses on Supporting PGRs with Disabilities and will focus on expanding individuals’ knowledge on the additional support available to PGRs with disabilities, what reasonable adjustments can be made, and the role of the supervisor. This discussion will be led by Ildiko Balogh, Student Services.
Staff attending this session, staff will:
- have gained additional knowledge of additional support available to PGRs with disabilities
- have gained additional knowledge of how supervisor can support PGRs with disabilities
- be aware of the relevant sections of the Code of Practice for Research Degrees
Date: 03 November 2021
Time: 13:00 – 14:00
Further details can be found on the Supervisory Development Lunchbite Sessions staff intranet page.