Upcoming Events and Training

HERG Writing Retreat

Join the Higher Education Research Group for their writing retreat in January 2017. Deadline for applications is October 31st.

Let us know if you want to attend. If the PGF sends 5 or more people, each person will receive a 10% discount!!! Email Maddy Thompson (m.c.thompson@ncl.ac.uk) if interested.

Teaching in geography, earth and environmental sciences: a workshop for early-career academics

A two day workshop hosted by GEES on 28-29 November 2016 for researchers with less than 5 years’ higher education teaching experience.

PostgraduateStudentships PhD Funding Fair

This will take place on Tuesday 6th December in central London and 26 Universities will be there. The event offers (according to their website):

  • Dedicated events focussing on the needs of potential PhD students
  • Face-to-face opportunities to discuss your PhD plans and aspirations
  • An opportunity to meet high quality Universities with definite PhD funding to offer
  • Chance to chat to current PhD students about their experience of looking for and being a PhD student
  • Talks on how to apply for a PhD and funding