Programmes, courses and events

The Researcher Development Team provides structured development programmes and other events and links to other courses for both research students and early career researchers.

Researcher Development for Postgraduate Researchers - A core programme of developmental workshops and seminars for postgraduate researchers students.

Researcher Development for Early Career Research Staff - A series of workshops specifically designed to develop early career research staff.

Researcher Development Online - A series of short and interactive online workshops and resources.

Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Programme (Delivered by Education and Quality Enhancement) - For research students and early career research only staff who teach. Research staff with a substantive teaching-related role may, in certain circumstances (and subject to availability of places), be eligible to attend the University’s Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (PCAP) programme.

Library and Research Skills - A series of online courses have been developed by the Library specifically for postgraduate research students.

Research Events - A range of research and business-related events that are open to ALL researchers and academic staff across the University.

Research Toolkit - The University of Exeter's Research Toolkit has been developed for researchers within the University. Designed for staff involved in research, it is an excellent tool to help you plan, secure funding for and conduct research projects successfully

Learning and Development - For early career research staff, Staff and Learning Development provide a wide-range of more general staff development opportunities.

Support from your College - Your College and/or discipline may provide local research skills training in e.g. specialist techniques, methods and approaches.