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Researcher Training and Development

postgraduate research


The University of Leeds offers an outstanding range of training and development workshops and opportunities for postgraduate researchers and for research staff (See find a workshop for further details). Our aim is:

'To enable researchers to develop their research performance, employability, professionalism and engagement with society'

Our provision is guided by University strategy and national initiatives such as the Researcher development Statement and Framework the Researcher Concordat and European HR Excellence in Research (Awarded to the University in December 2010 and reflected in our University Guidance on the Employment of Researchers)

Use the links opposite to:

  • find out about training and development at the different stages of a research degree
  • find out about this year's SHOWCASE - Postgraduate Researcher Conference
  • Search for training and development opportunities from various providers

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