Leadership Skills - Career Development Training for UCL PhD Researchers
Eight 2-hour sessions every Thursday, 12-2pm
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 28th April 2014
Run in partnership with UCL Advances and the UCL Graduate School, is fully-funded programme represents a unique opportunity for a UCL PhD Researcher to begin to build a bank of transferable business-related skills that can facilitate their career development both in academia and beyond.
The course will take a select group of PhD Researchers
through the theories and models of leadership and challenge them to
critically discuss what makes a good leader in a diversity of roles.
Each weekly 2-hour session will be guided by an experienced
facilitator, helping participants to build on their understanding of
what it means to lead, what issues leaders face and the frameworks and
toolkits that all good leaders require.
Participants will have the opportunity to engage with and learn from a number of guest speakers who are established and successful leaders within academia:
- International Research Group Leader
- A University Spin-out Manager
- A Faculty Dean
- UCL’s Provost
Please note, to be considered you need the support of your academic supervisor.