Postgraduate webinar series
This programme of webinars co-organised with the Society's Postgraduate Forum is for postgraduate geographers, particularly PhD students. Its purpose is to offer insights into different aspects of PhD life and to equip students with the skills to thrive during and after their doctoral programmes.
Each 50-minute session will include time for questions and discussion. Topics will range from publishing, to applying for grants, to presenting at conferences, to careers within and beyond academia. Whether you’re at the start or end of your PhD journey, there’ll be something for you.
Writing an academic CV can be a mystifying process, raising a wealth of questions. How long should a CV be? What headings are helpful? And how do you make sure it stands out from the crowd? This session will bring together experienced scholars with knowledge of the academic job market to answer questions about academic CVs.
Writing journal articles is a key part of an academic career. But how do you begin the process?
This webinar will examine techniques to help you to use your time effectively during your PhD.
This webinar will examine how you can prepare for your PhD viva.
The Mid-Term Conference seeks to take a snapshot of the exciting and important research being undertaken by postgraduate geographers on novel topics and in diverse contexts.
This session will bring together geography supervisors and PhD students to answer your questions on how to maintain a positive relationship with your PhD supervisor.