PostgraduateStudentships PhD Funding Fair 2017 - Talks Programme


A programme of talks runs alongside the Exhibitor Stands and PhD Student Peer to Peer Advice Room. We are delighted to confirm the following talks below.

Each talk lasts for 20 minutes and is given by one of the participating Universities, or by PostgraduateStudentships, and will cover the subject in general, as well as giving examples from their own University.

The Talks will take place in Room 5 & 6.

Morning Session Talks - Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Business and Law

11.10-11.25: Student Panel: Meet our Peer to Peer Advice Room PhD students

11.45-12.05: PhD in Arts & Humanities - what to expect in the first year
Dr Jenny Clarke, Swansea University

12.25-12.45: What Makes A Successful Social Sciences PhD Application?
Dr Stephen Soanes, University of Warwick

Afternoon Session Talks - Science and Engineering

2.10-2.25: Student Panel: Meet our Peer to Peer Advice Room PhD students

2.45-3.05: Centres for Doctoral Training in Science and Engineering – what you need to know
Dr Donna Palmer, Loughborough University

3.25-3.45: Research student experience and support - Health and Life Sciences
Professor Derek Renshaw, Coventry University

Applications are now closed for the 2017 PhD Funding Fair.

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