Invest in your future – how to become a more resilient and self-confident researcher

Date: 25/10/2018

University of Bristol








Organised by Carole Fureix (University of Plymouth) and Alison Bard (University of Bristol)


Key Information


This is a two-day workshop, taking place at the University of Bristol on 25th and 26th October 2018. It costs just £29 for the two-day event which includes your lunch and two external courses, so sign up now to avoid missing out!

Registration is NOW OPEN, you can access the link by CLICKING HERE. Registration will close on Friday 12th October.

Workshops are restricted to members of the network, if you are not yet a member of the network it is free to join and the details are available here: 


Workshop Aims


This workshop aims to improve the personal coping skills of the researchers attending, tackling two equally important aspects: how to become more resilient when being confronted with various pitfalls during your academic journey, and how to become more self-confident in your academic skills.

Sessions will include:

Two courses: “Becoming a resilient researcher” run by Bristol Doctoral College and “In the Spotlight” run by VOX Coaching.

A practical on what makes a CV competitive for progression through academia.

A networking event, including an optional “Escape the Room” game.