• Training Room

    SPIRAL - Preparing and Applying for Scottish Crucible
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    This session will provide an introduction to The Scottish Crucible development programme and Strathclyde’s application process.

Duration 1 half day

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: For Research, Knowledge Exchange and Academic Staff

Scottish Crucible is an award-winning leadership and development programme for early career academics as well as experienced research staff who are ready to make the transition to an academic position.

This session will provide information about the Scottish Crucible programme and how Strathclyde’s application process works. Previous participants will also discuss their experiences of the programme and how it has helped support their careers.


The deadline for Scottish Crucible 2017 applications will be early February 2017 , during the session we will outline the Strathclyde application process and provide guidelines on writing a successful application.

By the end of this workshop participants will:

  • Understand what the Scottish Crucible programme is and how it can support their development
  • Have heard from previous Strathclyde Crucibilists
  • Be aware of the Strathclyde application process
  • Have considered what is needed for a successful application to Scottish Crucible

Delivered By: Emma Compton-Daw, Organisational and Staff Development Unit