Supervisor Training & Events

PhD Supervisors at Ulster have access to training sessions with the Doctoral College, both for those new to supervision and those who are more established.

Supervisor Development Programme 2020-21

Supervisor Development Programme Overview (PDF)

Training Events

Examining a PhD: Viva Internal Examiners and Chairs

Wednesday 2 February 2-4pm


From Surviving to Thriving: A workshop for BAME and International PhD Researchers (and PhD Supervisors)

Friday 25 February 2022, 10am-11am

Dr Kongfatt Wong-Lin will chair this session with a panel of PhD Researchers and PhD Supervisors


Introduction to PhD Supervision at Ulster (for new PhD Supervisors)

Tuesday 22 March 2pm - 4pm


Sharing Best Practice in PhD Supervision (for established PhD Supervisors)

Wednesday 27 April 2pm – 3.30pm


Supporting PhD Writing (for PhD Supervisors)

Wednesday 18 May 2022, 10am-1pm

Resources for Supervisors