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Researcher Development Training Programme

Thinking about your future career beyond your current research contract is vital from day one. Engaging with your development early will help you to make the right career choice based on knowledge of yourself and the sector. It will enhance your CV, help you to be an effective researcher, and give you a competitive edge.

The development opportunities we have designed for Research Staff can be accessed whenever you need support for yourself, your professional effectiveness or your career progression. You may also want to consider signing up for our 1-1 coaching.

We offer training in the following areas:

The popular FSE Teaching for Researchers (TfR) course is for early career research staff to develop understanding, competencies and experience of teaching in Higher Education.

Find out more on our Teaching for Researchers webpage.

Personal Development and Career Consultation

These 30 minute, confidential one-to-one career appointments are available to help you further your career (only one booking per 30 minutes). The services available include:

  • Discussion of career plans.
  • Ideas of future career options.
  • Personal feedback on written applications (CVs, covering letters or application forms)*.
  • Practice interviews / interview preparation.

Book here: Career Consultation Appointment

If you have any queries about these appointments please contact FSE-ResDev@manchester.ac.uk

1 to 1 Clinics: As a part of our coaching offering, we provide support to research staff who are writing fellowship applications. This includes helping researchers to prepare their CVs, to carry out training needs analysis to support the fellowship training package, reviewing lay summaries, and plans for pathways to impact.

1 to 1 Clinics: As a part of our coaching offering, we provide support to research staff who are writing fellowship applications. This includes helping researchers to prepare their CVs, to carry out training needs analysis to support the fellowship training package, reviewing lay summaries, and plans for pathways to impact.

Contact

For more information about the Researcher Development Programme please contact the FSE Researcher Developement.

Email: FSE-ResDev@manchester.ac.uk

Tel: 0161 306 4188