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    Professional Networking for Researchers
    Provider   Researcher Development Programme

    Participants will explore networking strategies, engagement methods and how to "pitch" themselves and their ideas.

Duration 1 full day

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: Postgraduate Research Students

This workshop will cover networking strategies, engagement methods and how to "pitch" yourself and/or your ideas.

Participants will be introduced to various techniques that they can use in a variety of situations with a range of different audiences. 


By the end of the workshop participants will have:


  • Been introduced to the fundamentals of networking and how to turn situations to their advantage
  • Developed an individual networking strategy
  • Improved effectiveness with regard to "pitching" themselves and their research to others.

Delivered By: Dr Joanna Young, Scientific Editing Company


Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend a course please cancel your place as soon as possible, with at least 3 working days notice via the online booking system http://bookings.strath.ac.uk/mybookings.asp.

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PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development

All postgraduate research students are eligible to access the Researcher Development Programme workshops. This workshop can contribute towards the PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development (PG Cert RPD).

You can find credit and class information in the Researcher Development Programme Handbook and in NEPTUNE (Engineering, HaSS) or SPIDER (Science).

Please check with your department or Supervisor to confirm if you are enrolled on the PG Cert RPD and how many credits you are expected to achieve if you are unsure.