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The Liverpool Hope Staff development programme offers a range of programmes suitable for all members of University staff. Our programmes illustrate our continued commitment to supporting all staff in carrying out their roles. If you have a development need that is currently not included in the programme, please email Shauna Anton with any suggestions.

Please see our Staff Development Policy  and Staff Development Procedure for further information.

Academic

Date

Event

Time

Booking

Wednesday 15th March Research Funding for Early Career Researchers 3.00 pm - 4.00 pm  
Friday 31st March 

General REF Workshop with Professor Atulya Nagar

12 noon - 2.00 pm 

Cancelled

Wednesday 5th April Research Impact Training 12 noon - 2.00 pm

cancelled

       

May 2017

     
Thursday 11th May  Research Impact Training 10.30 am - 12.30 pm  Book onto course
       

June 2017

     
Thursday 22nd June Research Impact Training 10.30 am - 12.30 pm Book onto course 

PGR

  • All Postgraduate Research Directors of Study and Supervisors must attend one of Annual Update sessions in each academic year
  • All Postgraduate Research Directors of Study, Supervisors new to postgraduate research supervision or new to postgraduate research supervision at Hope must attend:
  1. One of the Annual Update sessions and a session on each the following:
  2. Postgraduate Research – Structures and Procedures
  3. Postgraduate Research Skills Scheme
  4. Postgraduate Research Annual Monitoring
  • Any supervisor applying to be appointed to the role of Independent Chair of PhD/MPhil/EdD examination panel must attend a session on Acting as an Independent Chair of PhD/MPhil/EdD panel
  • Supervisors are encouraged to attend any of the other sessions offered

Date

Event

Time

Booking

       

March 2017

     
9th March Pulling it together ready for submission 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm Book onto course 
13th March Acting as an External Research Degree Examiner 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm  Book onto course
16th March Acting in the role of Chair of Confirmation of Registration Events 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm  Book onto course 
17th March Confirmation Events: Process and practice 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm  Book onto course 
23rd March Acting as an Independent Chair of PhD/MPhil/EdD panel    12.00 pm - 1.00 pm Book onto course 
30th March  Acting as an Internal Research Degree Examiner  1.00 pm - 2.00 pm  Book onto course 
       

April 2017

     
27th April Postgraduate Research Annual Monitoring – Staff and Students 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm  Book onto course 
       

May 2017 

     
10th May Supervisor Forum 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm Book onto course 
12th May Pulling it all together ready for submission 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm Book onto course 
18th May Director of Studies Training 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm Book onto course 
18th May PGR Research Skills Training 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm Book onto course
25th May Postgraduate Research Annual Monitoring – Staff and Students 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm  Book onto course 
       

Learning & Teaching

Dates of this year's Learning and Teaching Days were confirmed at Learning and Teaching Committee on 25th May.

They will be scheduled as follows:

Friday 19th May 2017 - University Learning and Teaching Day 

In addition, all academic staff will be required to attend five meetings of the Communities of Practice during the academic year. These five meetings replace the additional two Learning and Teaching Days that were removed from the original Learning and Teaching Week schedule last academic year.

     

 

      

Date

                                                  
     

Event

                                         
Time

Booking

June 2017

 
 9th June HEA Writing Workshop  10.00 am - 4.00 pm  
       

IT

 

Date

Event

Time

Booking

April 2017

     

Wednesday 12th April

Terminal Four Training

Web training 

In this session, participants will learn the following:

  • How to access TERMINAL FOUR Site Manager
  • Be able to create sections, add different content types and modify existing content
  • Upload files to the Media Library and insert them as links or images
  • Maintain existing pages by modifying content
 9.30 am - 12 noon Book onto Course
       

 May 2017

     
 Wednesday 10th May  Terminal Four Training

Web training 

In this session, participants will learn the following:

  • How to access TERMINAL FOUR Site Manager
  • Be able to create sections, add different content types and modify existing content
  • Upload files to the Media Library and insert them as links or images
  • Maintain existing pages by modifying content
 9.30 am - 12 noon Book onto Course 
       

General / Other

Date

Event

Time

Booking

January 2017

     
       

March 2017

     
2nd March  Mindfulness Training 10.00 am - 11.30 am  Click to book
 
23rd March
 

Mental Health Awareness in the University setting

 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm

 Click here to book

       

April 2017

     
7th April Supporting stressed and anxious students 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm Click to book 

Academic

Date

Event

Time

Booking

Wednesday 15th March Research Funding for Early Career Researchers 3.00 pm - 4.00 pm  
Friday 31st March 

General REF Workshop with Professor Atulya Nagar

12 noon - 2.00 pm 

Cancelled

Wednesday 5th April Research Impact Training 12 noon - 2.00 pm

cancelled

       

May 2017

     
Thursday 11th May  Research Impact Training 10.30 am - 12.30 pm  Book onto course
       

June 2017

     
Thursday 22nd June Research Impact Training 10.30 am - 12.30 pm Book onto course 

PGR

  • All Postgraduate Research Directors of Study and Supervisors must attend one of Annual Update sessions in each academic year
  • All Postgraduate Research Directors of Study, Supervisors new to postgraduate research supervision or new to postgraduate research supervision at Hope must attend:
  1. One of the Annual Update sessions and a session on each the following:
  2. Postgraduate Research – Structures and Procedures
  3. Postgraduate Research Skills Scheme
  4. Postgraduate Research Annual Monitoring
  • Any supervisor applying to be appointed to the role of Independent Chair of PhD/MPhil/EdD examination panel must attend a session on Acting as an Independent Chair of PhD/MPhil/EdD panel
  • Supervisors are encouraged to attend any of the other sessions offered

Date

Event

Time

Booking

       

March 2017

     
9th March Pulling it together ready for submission 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm Book onto course 
13th March Acting as an External Research Degree Examiner 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm  Book onto course
16th March Acting in the role of Chair of Confirmation of Registration Events 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm  Book onto course 
17th March Confirmation Events: Process and practice 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm  Book onto course 
23rd March Acting as an Independent Chair of PhD/MPhil/EdD panel    12.00 pm - 1.00 pm Book onto course 
30th March  Acting as an Internal Research Degree Examiner  1.00 pm - 2.00 pm  Book onto course 
       

April 2017

     
27th April Postgraduate Research Annual Monitoring – Staff and Students 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm  Book onto course 
       

May 2017 

     
10th May Supervisor Forum 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm Book onto course 
12th May Pulling it all together ready for submission 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm Book onto course 
18th May Director of Studies Training 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm Book onto course 
18th May PGR Research Skills Training 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm Book onto course
25th May Postgraduate Research Annual Monitoring – Staff and Students 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm  Book onto course 
       

Learning & Teaching

Dates of this year's Learning and Teaching Days were confirmed at Learning and Teaching Committee on 25th May.

They will be scheduled as follows:

Friday 19th May 2017 - University Learning and Teaching Day 

In addition, all academic staff will be required to attend five meetings of the Communities of Practice during the academic year. These five meetings replace the additional two Learning and Teaching Days that were removed from the original Learning and Teaching Week schedule last academic year.

     

 

      

Date

                                                  
     

Event

                                         
Time

Booking

June 2017

 
 9th June HEA Writing Workshop  10.00 am - 4.00 pm  
       

IT

 

Date

Event

Time

Booking

April 2017

     

Wednesday 12th April

Terminal Four Training

Web training 

In this session, participants will learn the following:

  • How to access TERMINAL FOUR Site Manager
  • Be able to create sections, add different content types and modify existing content
  • Upload files to the Media Library and insert them as links or images
  • Maintain existing pages by modifying content
 9.30 am - 12 noon Book onto Course
       

 May 2017

     
 Wednesday 10th May  Terminal Four Training

Web training 

In this session, participants will learn the following:

  • How to access TERMINAL FOUR Site Manager
  • Be able to create sections, add different content types and modify existing content
  • Upload files to the Media Library and insert them as links or images
  • Maintain existing pages by modifying content
 9.30 am - 12 noon Book onto Course 
       

General / Other

Date

Event

Time

Booking

January 2017

     
       

March 2017

     
2nd March  Mindfulness Training 10.00 am - 11.30 am  Click to book
 
23rd March
 

Mental Health Awareness in the University setting

 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm

 Click here to book

       

April 2017

     
7th April Supporting stressed and anxious students 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm Click to book