Session Catalogue

Summary of available Professional Development sessions.

Many of these are scheduled throughout the year on the PD calendar.  If you see a session below that you are interested in, but can't find it scheduled on the PD calendar, please email and we can advise more details.

Academic Speaking Style (for students working with an additional language)
Academic Writing Style (for students working with an additional language)
Accessing ABS Data and other important Datasets
Animations and Graphics for Researchers
Audit Your Time
Australian Resources: How to find them
Avoiding predatory publishers
Basics of Thesis Structure
Conducting Interviews - Logic and Logistics
Creating an ORCiD profile and linking your CRO profile
Critical Writing
Critical Writing about Literature
Data Visualisation
Developing the researcher ‘voice’ in your writing
Easy Blogging for Researchers
Email writing (for students working with an additional language)
EndNote for Mac
EndNote for Windows
Ethics in Research involving Animals
Ethics in Research involving Human Participants
Exploring Research Methods using Sage Research Methods Online
Finding and Using Theses and Dissertations
Finding Funding
Finding Funding Opportunities using Research Professional database
Focus Group Interviews
Fulbright Scholarship Program Information Sessions
Getting the feedback you need
Grants Workshop (Part 1): Becoming grant-ready: before you apply
Grants Workshop (Part 2): Writing a winning proposal – and what comes next
HDR Candidate Induction
How and why researchers should join a writing group
How to Plan your PhD
Human Research Ethics Café
Intellectual Property
Introduction to CRO and linking your ORCiD profile
Introduction to GIS & Spatial Analysis
Introduction to learning Bayesian Networks
Introduction to Systematic Reviews
Literature Review Using EndNote & NVivo – An Introduction
MCR Forum - Building international connections through fellowships and SSP
MCR Forum - Ethical considerations in international research projects
MCR Forum - Lessons learnt in IP and contract negotiation with research partners
MCR Forum - Opportunities for industry-led collaborations with a CRC
MCR Forum - Research with impact: Experiences putting transdisciplinarity into practice
MCR Forum - Writing for Public Audiences
Measuring and Evaluating Research Impact
Meet the Helpers - Research Support Services
My Research Career, Module 1 – Introduction, research landscape, priority and time management 
My Research Career, Module 2 – Developing research strategies
My Research Career, Module 3 – Building a track record, web presence
My Research Career, Module 4 – The publication process T
My Research Career, Module 5 – Funding, Grant writing
My Research Career, Module 6 – Working with collaborators
NVivo, Advanced
Overcoming Procrastination 
Planning Surveys and Designing Questionnaires
Presenting your Research with Confidence
Presenting Your Work at a Conference: The Basics 
Promoting your research: Establishing a Research Profile
Proofreading & Grammar (for students working with an additional language)
Publishing from Your Thesis
Qualitative Research, An Introduction
R Tutorial Series 1 - Introduction and overview of R for data analysis
R Tutorial Series 10 - Survival analysis
R Tutorial Series 2 - Hypothesis test and simple regression/ANOVA models
R Tutorial Series 3 - More hypothesis tests and advanced regression models
R Tutorial Series 4 - More advanced regression models (mixed-effect models, glm and gam)
R Tutorial Series 5 - Drawing graphs and mpas in R P
R Tutorial Series 6 - Write your own R functions T
R Tutorial Series 7 - Time series analysis
R Tutorial Series 8 - Tree models
R Tutorial Series 9 - Meta-analysis and inter-rater reliability analysis
Reading the Literature Critically
Research Administration 1 - Why Apply for a Grant
Research Administration 2 - The Grant Submission Process
Research Administration 3 - Developing my Research Budget
Research Administration 4 - Managing My Research Project
Research Data Management
Research Impact
Research Impact and Knowledge Brokering, Exchange, Translation and Mobilisation – A Brief Introduction
Research metrics for grants and promotion
Research Supervision - Masterclass
Social Media Platforms for Researchers
Spending Your Research Funds
Staying up to Date with Research Alerts
Structuring a Literature Review
Supervisor Series - Module 1 – Introduction, overview and first session of enrolment
Supervisor Series - Module 2 – Supervising remote, distance and PT HDR's
Supervisor Series - Module 3 – Monitoring progress throughout candidature
Supervisor Series - Module 4 – Managing problems and difficulties, providing feedback
Supervisor Series - Module 5 – Guiding students through thesis development and the examination process
Supportive Conversations for HDR Supervisors
Survive your Research Degree
Systematic Literature Reviews
Three Minute Thesis Preparation Workshop
Tips and strategies for doing a PhD in English
Understanding Open Access
Using Citation Databases
Using EndNote for theses and other publications
Using library databases effectively: getting better search results
Using NVivo for Qualitative Literature Reviews
Using the Proquest databases effectively
Weathering Comments on your Writing
What's new in CRO
Where to publish
Why Experience Matters: Cultivating Mindfulness of the Research Process
Working with the Media in Research
Writing a Research Proposal
Writing Academic Job Applications
Writing clinic: Blockages in your writing processes
Writing for Public Audiences
Writing More Clearly