Research Training

2014. International Political Economy and Ecology Summer School: Localism in a Neoliberal World: How Do Right, Centre and Left Use the Local Scale?– Graduate Program in Geography, York University, Toronto, Canada. Instructor: Dr Jamie Gough– funded by UoN SPIR and CSSGJ.

2012-2014The University of Nottingham Economic and Social Research Council Doctoral Training Centre (UoN ESRC DTC):

  • Foundations in Qualitative Research
  • Individual and Group Interviews
  • Space and Social Theory
  • Researching Media
  • Culture and Society
  • Advanced Ethnography

2012-2016. The University of Nottingham Graduate School:

  • Research Interview Skills
  • Philosophy of Science and Scientific Ethics
  • Research Ethics and the Ethics Review Process for Doctoral Research
  • Nature of the Doctorate and the Supervision Process
  • Getting into the Habit of Writing
  • EndNote – Introduction for Referencing and Citing (Researchers in any Discipline)
  • How to be an Effective Researcher for Research Students
  • Planning Your Research
  • Using Posters to Communicate Research
  • Tradition of Critique I & II
  • What do I Want to Get out of a Conference – and how do I do it?
  • Collaborating in Microsoft Word
  • Creating and Managing Long Documents in Microsoft Word
  • Getting Going on Your Thesis
  • Presentation Skills for Researchers (all disciplines)
  • Preparing for the Viva