Research staff, Fellows and academic staff

You can enrol on the majority of the staff courses listed below by accessing the University's Learning Management System (LMS) (you will need your York username and password to sign in). 


Research Management and Research Support

Our Research Management and Research Support courses provide the knowledge and skills to work with others and ensure the wider impact of research.

Data Protection

How to Write Your First Grant Proposal

Introduction to Project Management

Know Your (Copy)rights

Managing Your Research Data

Open Access Publication

Research Integrity and Ethics

Searching the Literature

Who's Counting? An Introduction to Bibliometrics


RETT is also involved with several events that are open to or specifically for research staff. These include:

Research Staff Conference - 16 May and 26 June 2019 - more information to follow

Falling Walls Competition - this event runs on a biennial basis and the next event will run in 2019. 

PGR Supervisor Symposium - dates to be confirmed

Mentoring and Coaching

Mentoring is available to all research staff. Paired with a colleague, the objective-led scheme provides you with the time and space to consider your research, professional and career goals.
Coaching is also freely availabe to all researchers. Matched with a trained coach, this focussed activity will help you to enhance existing skills, develop a new approach and progress goals.

Other development opportunities

Training opportunities for 2018/19

Here is RETT's programme of training and development opportunities for research staff and research fellows designed to support you in developing ideas and collaborations and producing excellent research: Research Excellence Training and Support for Research Staff and Fellows 2018/19 (PDF  , 765kb)

Research Staff Training and Support newsletters

Current and archived newsletters for research staff