Placement opportunity with Manchester Histories

Development of a workshop and toolkit for community groups about robust research for histories and heritage With support from Professor Hannah Barker, the role will be working alongside other heritage professionals to create the Robust research element of a series of toolkits and workshops as part of Manchester Histories’ (MH) Heritage Lottery Fund supported Hidden… Read More Placement opportunity with Manchester Histories

Applied GIS: social science applications 26th-27th April

Applied GIS: social science applications 26th-27th April 2016 CMIST, Humanities Bridgeford Street This course is aimed at researchers who have some familiarity with spatial data and GIS software functionality. This two day course uses a series of accessible hands-on practicals and supporting lectures to introduce participants to a series of more advanced spatial analysis functions and… Read More Applied GIS: social science applications 26th-27th April

Pathways June 2016 is coming! Careers Event for PGRs and ECRs

SAVE THE DATE! Pathways is a full day careers event focussing on academic and non-academic careers, with lots of former PGRs talking about their career pathways and what they are doing now, and opportunities for networking etc. See details below of this year’s event: http://www.careers.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduates/pathways Pathways Event 2016 Friday 10th June, 8.30am-4pm, Renold Building, North Campus… Read More Pathways June 2016 is coming! Careers Event for PGRs and ECRs

Upcoming CMIST course: Event history analysis 21st April

Event history analysis 21st April 2016 CMIST, Humanities Bridgeford Street It is intended that students attending the course will be able to specify and estimate models for different kinds of event history data in discrete and continuous time. The course begins with an explication of, and practical work with models for data collected in discrete time… Read More Upcoming CMIST course: Event history analysis 21st April

Masterclass: “Creative Effective Collaboration” 15th March

Masterclass – Creating Effective Collaboration – By Dr Nathan Ryder 15th March 2016, 1 – 4pm, £10 Light refreshments on arrival Book here – http://estore.manchester.ac.uk/browse/extra_info.asp?compid=1&modid=2&deptid=153&catid=470&prodid=537 Collaboration is a skillset with great benefits for postgraduate researchers, both in researching for their PhD and beyond. This highly interactive workshop is an opportunity for participants to reflect on their strengths, determine… Read More Masterclass: “Creative Effective Collaboration” 15th March