Please note that registration normally opens 6-8 weeks prior to the event date. The call will be circulated via your research administrators and in most cases, there will be limited places available. Please ensure that you complete the registration in full, providing details of previous training undertaken and current skill level (where applicable) as we use this information to select participants.

Past Events can be found on our Event Archives pages

20 Feb 2020

Research Tradecraft (Application Closed)

University of Leeds

The main purpose of this event is to advance the knowledge of academic community of early career researchers and doctoral students to give them insights into what it takes to… Read more

4 May 2020

PhD Entrepreneurship Academy (Application open until 1st March)

04/05/2020 - 06/05/2020
University of Liverpool

Hosted by Centre for Entrepreneurship at University of Liverpool Management School, the PhD Entrepreneurship Academy is intended for PhD students and early career researchers who want to get a deep understanding of entrepreneurship as field, classic and modern theories of entrepreneurship, advanced research methods, conceptual modelling and theorising and how to publish in entrepreneurship journals. In addition, each participant will have the opportunity to receive feedback on their research project and overall guidance around how can they both develop a publication strategy and embed impact early on into their PhD projects. Read more

20 May 2020

Two-Day Ethnography Workshop (Application Closed)

20/05/2020 - 21/05/2020
Alliance Manchester Business School

Ethnography is increasingly regarded as a legitimate and important method for studying business and management, and one that can produce results not possible with other methods. It is also a… Read more

9 Jun 2020

Activity Theory Summer School (Application open until 16th March)

09/06/2020 - 12/06/2020
University of Leeds

In the Activity Theory Summer School, PhD students and Early Career Researchers will learn to apply activity theory to undertake research and conduct interventions in the contexts of organisations and communities. Our instructors, each of whom have developed considerable expertise in the theory, will lead participants in exploring both core concepts and emergent views on activity theory. This will allow participants to access specialist advanced training, support the establishment of new research networks between institutions and strengthen existing networks. Read more

6 Jul 2020

The Resilient Researcher Retreat with Will Medd

06/07/2020 - 07/07/2020
Lancaster House Hotel

The challenges of research life can make it hard to sustain a sense of personal resilience and well-being.  Research life can be unpredictable, precarious and challenging.  Research life can feel… Read more