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

Training events schedule
Title of Course Date /Time/Venue Booking  Details
An Introduction to PhD Supervision at Ulster
(For new and aspiring PhD Supervisors)
20 October 2021
Book your place for An Introduction to PhD Supervision at Ulster
Sharing Best Practice and PhD Supervisor Update
(For established PhD Supervisors)
10 November 2021
Book your place for Sharing Best Practice and PhD Supervisor Update
Supporting PhD Researcher Wellbeing 3 November 2021
Book your place for Supporting PhD Researcher Wellbeing
Supporting PhD Writing
With Dr Dan Soule, Grammatology
Giving Effective Feedback to PhD Researchers 10 December 2021
Chairing / Examining a PhD Viva TBC

Resources for Supervisors


For any queries, please contact Lisa Thompson, Doctoral Development Manager, Doctoral College.

Lisa Thompson

Doctoral Development Manager

Ulster University Doctoral College

  • Key responsibilities
    • Leads the development and delivery of the Researcher Development Programme for PhD researchers and supervisors
    • Advises on policy and procedures for Researcher Development
    • Leads communications with PhD researchers

   Find out more about Lisa Thompson