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Professional Development Support for AHSS Postgraduate Researchers

The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences provides upskilling workshops for our postgraduate researchers. On 9 September 2019, a workshop entitled ‘Building your Online Research Profile’ was delivered by Ashling Hayes, Head of Research Services in UL.  The workshop highlighted the benefits of having up to date profiles and looked at online profiles that… Continue reading Professional Development Support for AHSS Postgraduate Researchers

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Workshops for AHSS Postgraduate Researchers

June was an eventful month with three workshops organised for Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences postgraduate researchers that focused on research skills necessary for postgraduate researchers and early career researchers. The first of two workshops was given by Ashling Hayes, Head of Research Services in UL on 6th June, who outlined the importance of… Continue reading Workshops for AHSS Postgraduate Researchers

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PhD Life Hacks Seminar

Continuing on with our PhD Life Hacks Seminars, our Spring Seminar event took place on Tuesday 19 February.  The topic was ‘Writing an excellent conference paper’.  It was a busy schedule for the morning that began with a meet and greet section with coffee and pastries, to give postgraduate researchers an opportunity to meet others… Continue reading PhD Life Hacks Seminar

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Workshop on Quiz Apps

A PhD Hacks: Teaching Practices and Methods event was held in January 2018 for AHSS postgraduates where faculty presented on a variety of methods they use while teaching in the University of Limerick.  The AHSS postgraduate students expressed an interest in continuing with this topic and a workshop was organised for February on ‘The use… Continue reading Workshop on Quiz Apps

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AHSS & IWAMD Irish Research Council Workshop

The Faculty of Arts Humanities Social Sciences and the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance jointly held an IRC workshop on 21 September 2017 in the Pavilion, UL. The Irish Research Council offer Government of Ireland Scholarships for postgraduate students who wish to pursue a research Masters or PhD (either traditional or structured), in… Continue reading AHSS & IWAMD Irish Research Council Workshop

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ITD and E-Learning workshop for research postgraduate students

The Faculty of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences organised a workshop last week to assist  research postgraduate students with ITD & E-Learning related issues. Robert Hutchinson (E-Learning) introduced his role within the faculty.  He discussed technology used in teaching and also various software packages students may require for their presentations at conferences. Brendan Bolger (ITD) discussed… Continue reading ITD and E-Learning workshop for research postgraduate students

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Career workshop for AHSS postgraduate researchers

On Wednesday 23rd November 2016, Elaine Kiely, the Postgraduate Careers Advisor from the Cooperative Education and Careers Division within UL gave a workshop to AHSS Postgraduate Researchers.  Elaine explained some of the key factors in career decision-making and the importance for students to begin to develop career plans.  The workshop was organised to assist postgraduates… Continue reading Career workshop for AHSS postgraduate researchers