Researcher development

For research students

Researcher Development Framework

Engagement, influence and impact

Enterprise, publication, media, collaboration

Knowledge and intellectual abilities

Research methods, critical thinking, innovation

Research, governance and organisation

Strategy, ethics, copyright, income

Personal effectiveness

Networking, personal skills, career planning

Latest news and events

York Talks 2015

The competition is open to all postgraduate research students and closing date for applications is 14 November.


3 Minute Thesis

Their challenge? To distill an 80,000 word thesis into just 3 minutes.


Postgraduates who teach: 2014 residentials

The Researcher Development Team is once again offering its highly popular and successful intensive residential programme for postgraduates who teach.