- The induction for new starters would normally have been held in October 2020. It has been moved to spring 2021 in the hope of holding an in-person event.
- The DTP training programme will continue to be adapted to meet the ongoing requirements of lockdown and COVID restrictions.
- More details, including specific dates and how to book, will be added as each course is firmed up.
|All year round||When||Who for||Venue|
|On-line skills sessions||Monthly throughout the year||All years, optional||On-line||See DTP newsletter for details & Zoom links|
|Professional Internships for PhD Students (PIPS)||As agreed between student and PIPS host||2nd and 3rd years||Host organisation site or remote-working||more info|
|Autumn term Aug-Dec 2020||When||Who for||Venue|
|Annual student symposium||Dec 2020||All years, mandatory||On-line||more info|
|Spring term Jan-Mar 2021||When||Who for||Venue|
|Introduction to PIPS||Feb 2021||1st, 2nd & 3rd years||On-line skills session||more info|
|Induction for new starters||Mar/Apr 2021 – Delayed until lockdown lifted||2020 new starters, mandatory||Lake District TBC|
|Enterprise training||16-30 Mar 2021||2nd years, mandatory||On-line||more info|
|Analytics R 1||7th to 19th April 2021||1st years, mandatory||On-line||more info|
|Analytics R 2||21st April to 4th May 2021||2nd years, mandatory||On-line||more info|
|Careers day||May 2021||3rd years, mandatory |
(Any spare places will be offered to 4th years)
|Summer term Apr-Jul 2021||When||Who for||Venue|
|Wellbeing Workshop: sane & successful PhD||28 June & 27 July 2021||All years, optional||On-line||more info|
|Masterclasses – One week of masterclasses across a range of specialisms within mechanistic biology||TBC||All years, mandatory||TBC|
|Grant writing||TBC||All years, optional||TBC|
|Training to be added as and when arranged||When||Who for||Venue|
|CASE symposium||TBC||CASE students, mandatory||TBC|
|Animal data||TBC||Those working with whole, live animals, mandatory||TBC|