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DSDP: Research Governance and Organisation

Understand research policies, research funding, and best practices essential to complete your research.

*Please note: course dates and booking links will be gradually added on a termly basis. Please check back again to stay tuned. 

1. Copyright
Date:Course Title: 
25 April 2024Copyright for postgraduate students 
15 May 2024Copyright for postgraduate students 
16 May 2024Copyright and your publishing contracts 
05 June 2024Copyright and your publishing contracts 
2. Pillars of Open Science


Date:Course Title:
2023 - 2024Writing Data Management Plans - self-paced online tutorial
2023 - 2024Nature Masterclass: Managing Research Data to Unlock its Full Potential (self-paced)
14 May 2024Writing data management plans
30 May 2024Writing data management plans

Research Integrity

Date:Course Title:
2023 - 2024Transparency and reproducibility in research - self-paced online tutorial 
2023 - 2024Nature Masterclass: Research Integrity: Publication Ethics (self-paced)
2023 - 2024Research Integrity at UCL (Self-paced) (Step 1)
07 May 2024Research ethics (discussion based)
13 May 2024Introduction to research integrity & support

Next Generation Metrics

Date:Course Title:
2023 - 2024Using and Understanding Bibliometrics - self-paced online tutorial
09 May 2024Using and understanding bibliometrics
15 May 2024Understanding your impact
30 May 2024Introduction to altmetrics

Future of Scholarly Communication

Date:Course Title:
2023 - 2024Open Science and Scholarship - self-paced online tutorial
21 May 2024Using and creating open materials: an introduction to open licences
12 June 2024Using and creating open materials: an introduction to open licences
4. Research Management
Date:Course Title:
TBCPlease check again in the Academic Year 2024/25
5. Research Funding
Date:Course Title:
2023 - 2024Nature Masterclass: Demystifying Grant Budgets (webinar recording)
2023 - 2024Nature Masterclass: Finding Funding Opportunities (self-paced)
2023 - 2024Nature Masterclass: Persuasive Grant Writing (self-paced)
TBCApplying for an early career research fellowship (in collaboration with UCL Research Facilitators)