Research Degrees for Supervisors

Workshops for current and intending research degree supervisors

The University of South Australia is committed to ensuring the highest quality of supervision of its research students.

This page provides links to workshops that can help make the student's experience positive and enhance your supervisory practice. Attendance in the workshop programs will give you the opportunity to meet and talk with new and experienced supervisors at UniSA.

It will also give you the opportunity to hear from and interact with experienced thesis examiners, publishers and research education lecturers as they reflect on different aspects of the supervisory experience.

For all 2017 workshops:

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Research Writing

Workshop NameDateCampus
Research writing workshop 1
Developing and maintaining effective writing cultures
These five workshops constitute a series and participants are strongly encouraged to register for all five.
Friday
25th August 2017
9:30am – 11:30am
Room GK5-24,
City West
Research writing workshop 2
Getting your students off to a flying start: The Research Proposal
Friday
8th September 2017
9:30am – 11:30am
Room GK5-24,
City West
Research writing workshop 3
Writing a critical literature review
Friday
22nd September 2017
9:30am – 11:30am
Room BH4-33,
City West
Research writing workshop 4
Developing student authority in writing and providing feedback
Friday
6th October 2017
9:30am – 11:30am
Room GK5-15,
City West
Research writing workshop 5
Strategies for co-authoring
Friday
20th October 2017
9:30am – 11:30am
Room GK5-15,
City West

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Publishing your Research

Workshop NameDateCampus
Publishing your research and what editors look for Tuesday
14th November 2017
9am– 5pm
Room H5-02,
Bradley Forum,
Hawke Building,
City West

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Thesis Submission and Examination

Workshop NameDateCampus
Thesis submission & what examiners look for Wednesday
29th November 2017
1pm – 3pm
Room BH4-30,
City West

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Panel Supervision

Workshop NameDateCampus
Negotiating differences – students and supervisors Friday
6th October 2017
2pm – 4pm
Room H2-04,
Mawson Lakes

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Supervisory Skills Developing

Workshop NameDateCampus
Developing your skills in supervision: A full day program for early career supervisors
(Please note that this workshop is specifically designed for early career supervisors and those new to research degree supervision.)
Thursday
28th September 2017
10am – 5pm
Room GP1-08,
Magill

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Supervising@UniSA (induction)

Full day induction program for academic staff wanting to become registered on the Register of Research Degree Supervisors.

The morning session introduces policies, procedures and other important information about research degrees at UniSA. It also looks the development of doctoral education and shows how this influences ways of approaching and thinking about supervision.

The afternoon takes an interactive approach to exploring strategies and resources for supervision and points to future development activities you can engage with.

Successful completion requires attendance of the full day.

Facilitators: Professor Alistair McCulloch and Dr Cassandra Loeser

 

Workshop NameDateCampus
Supervising@UniSA Thursday
10th August 2017
8:50am – 4pm
Room C1-60,
Magill
Supervising@UniSA Thursday
30th November 2017
8:50am – 4pm
Room SCT2-49,
Mawson Lakes

Register here for Supervising@UniSA