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Training and Development

Local Events

Your unit will hold seminars, lectures, networking events and social gatherings on a frequent basis. You should be receiving e-mail updates already and have access to posters, but for more information on scheduled events within your group, please refer to the website for your Institute, Centre or Unit.

Training and Development

The Department is committed to your professional development. A wide range of programmes, resources, and courses are available to staff members of the University.

For a schedule of career development events and talks please click here:  Career Development Events January - March 2021

Information on training and development opportunities as well as details on training providers across the University are available through the Staff Gateway training and development pages, as well as via  People & Organisational Development.

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For Research Staff: The following programmes and support pages have been designed specifically to enhance the professional development of researchers:

NDM’s Programme of Training Courses

In collaboration with People & Organisational Development (POD), NDM will be hosting a range of learning opportunities.

January 2021 - So you want to be a PI workshop  

We are pleased to announce that NDM are offering a workshop open to Research staff who are looking to make that next step on the career ladder towards becoming a PI. The course will be facilitated by POD and will be co-hosted with NDPH and RDM so it’s also a great opportunity for Researchers to network across other MSD departments as well.

 Full details on the course and registration instructions are available via the link below.

 The workshop will be run over two consecutive afternoons on 11th & 12th January 2021.  Attendees must be available for both dates. Registration will remain open until 12 noon on 4th January and places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.