Report and support: Tackling misconduct and discrimination

We will never tire in calling out racism and hate crime, which will never be tolerated in our community here at York. Our new Report and Support tool is now in place to offer safe, confidential advice, and will help us tackle all forms of discrimination. Report student misconduct and find out about support available … Continue reading Report and support: Tackling misconduct and discrimination

WATCH: PGR ‘Question Time’ Q&A in partnership with the GSA

WATCH: PGR Question Time Q&A from Thursday 7 May 2020 Hosted by GSA CEO Darryl Butcher with panel members: Tom Stoneham, Dean of the York Graduate Research School Susanna Broom, Assistant Registrar: Research & Financial Support Karen Clegg, Head of the Research Excellence Training Team Juliet James, Academic Quality, Academic Support Office Pürnur Altay, GSA … Continue reading WATCH: PGR ‘Question Time’ Q&A in partnership with the GSA

Sign up to discover supercomputing

A five-week online supercomputing MOOC is running from Monday 15 June 2020.  Using supercomputers, we can now conduct virtual experiments that are impossible in the real world – from looking deep inside individual atoms, to studying the future climate of the earth and following the evolution of the entire universe from the big bang. Discover … Continue reading Sign up to discover supercomputing

Come to the York Open Research online event

York Open Research will showcase the work of the University’s open research community and advocate for the wider adoption of open research practices across all disciplines. York Open Research online eventThursday 25 June 20201-2.30pm The final programme will include a keynote presentation by Rachel Bruce (UKRI Head of Open Research), lightning talks by York researchers … Continue reading Come to the York Open Research online event

Postgraduate Researcher Mentoring and Buddying Schemes

In the spirit of National Volunteer Week, we are immensely proud to be launching two new initiatives for postgraduate researchers here at the University of York. For our incoming postgraduate research students who are starting at the university in 2020/2021, we have launched our PGR Buddy Scheme. We are looking for current PGR students from … Continue reading Postgraduate Researcher Mentoring and Buddying Schemes

Register for the 2020 European Doctoral Summer School

The 2020 European Doctoral Summer School will take place online on 22-24 June with a programme designed to support you during this time of paradigmatic and social change. The programme provides an opportunity to: develop and enhance your presentation and communication skills; consider your skill-set and how it appeals to employers and funders in this … Continue reading Register for the 2020 European Doctoral Summer School

Online Writing Groups at York

Connect with other researchers in these online writing groups

Continuation fees during the COVID-19 pandemic

You asked for ‘No fee extensions’, this is what we have done. The only fee we at York would ever charge for an extension is the ‘Continuation Fee’. The continuation fee is charged for each new 12 month period entered after a student completes the normal period of enrolment. The current fee is £330 and … Continue reading Continuation fees during the COVID-19 pandemic

Health, wellbeing and work-life balance in the PhD: an online workshop

Meet and talk to PhD students and post-docs about health, wellbeing and maintaining a goo work-life balance during doctoral research.

Intellectual Property for Research Online Lectures

Vitae have announced that they are running two additional live lectures as part of their IP for Research programme. The lectures will take place on: Monday 1 June 2020 from 1100 – 1230 (UK time) online: this event is designed for researchers in Arts, Humanities and Social Science disciplines. Friday 5 June 2020 from 1030-1200 … Continue reading Intellectual Property for Research Online Lectures