Professional development

The Supervisor Series is for new and existing HDR Supervisors. Five modules need to be completed to be listed as a Supervisor on the University Register of Supervisors.

Supervisor series

The Charles Sturt University supervisor training series is for staff:

  • newly commencing at the University, who have not completed equivalent supervisor accreditation at another institution
  • at Early Career Research stage
  • not on the supervision registry who are seeking to become HDR supervisors
  • registered and seeking to be upgraded to Principal Supervisor status
  • interested in updating or refreshing their supervision skills

The series of online modules is located on the professional development calendar and covers the following five topics:

  1. Introduction, overview and first session of enrolment
  2. Supervising remote, distance and part-time students
  3. Progress through candidature, professional development
  4. Managing problems and difficulties, providing feedback
  5. Developing and submitting the thesis; examination.

Professional development

Please see the PD Calendar for other workshops for Supervisors.