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September 2017 program

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher

DateSession titleCampusAudienceBooking
Monday 04/09/17Smart Supervision: Publish or Perish? Negotiating publication and authorship expectationsM and BSBook now
 Monday 04/09/17 SPSS 2: Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groupsMAll
Tuesday 05/09/17Excel Fu for Researchers MAllBook now
Tuesday 05/09/17Introduction to library resources for researchersOAllBook now
Wednesday 06/09/17Grants Intensive: 5 Rules of Grant ClubMAllBook now
Wednesday 06/09/17EndNote: The BasicsMAllBook now
Wednesday 06/09/17EndNote: The BasicsAWAllBook now
Wednesday 06/09/17Manage your data for research successBAllBook now
Thursday 07/09/17Word: Formatting your thesisMAllBook now
Monday 11/09/17EndNote: The BasicsOAllBook now
Monday 11/09/17GraphPad PrismMAllBook now
Tuesday 12/09/17Advanced database searching- ASSCMAllBook now
Tuesday 12/09/17Word: Formatting your thesisMAllBook now
Tuesday 12/09/17Animal Ethics: Induction and TrainingMAll Book now
Wednesday 13/09/17Advanced database searching - Health SciencesMAllBook now
Wednesday 13/09/17Nvivo for qualitative analysisMAllBook now
Thursday 14/09/17Graduate Researcher information skills part twoMGRBook now
Thursday 14/09/17EndNote: The BasicsBAllBook now
 Thursday 14/09/17Communicating your research: How do you bring research closer to your audience? (Panel)MAllBook now
Friday 15/09/17 Intro to Human Research EthicsOAllBook now
Monday 18/09/17Smart Supervision: Getting creative: negotiating expectations of creative thesesM and BSBook now
Monday 18/09/17Individual Research Plans: Advice for staffMAllBook now
Tuesday 19/09/17EndNote: The BasicsMAllBook now
Tuesday 19/09/17Researchers and Social Media 3: Tweeting upMAllBook now
Wednesday 20/09/17Introduction to Systematic Review SearchingMAllBook now
Wednesday 20/09/17How to Write a Literature Review M and VC to regional campusesGRBook now
Wednesday 20/09/17Word: Formatting your thesisMAllBook now
Wednesday 20/09/17Researchers and Social Media 3: Tweeting upOAllBook now
Wednesday 20/09/17Introduction to Human Research EthicsMAllBook now
Monday 25/09/17ECR Network conferenceMECRBook now
Tuesday 26/09/17Excel Fu for ResearchersMILAllBook now
Wednesday 27/09/17EndNote: The BasicsMAllBook now
Thursday 28/09/17Intro to Graduate Research Supervision at La TrobeMSBook now
Thursday 28/09/17Word: Formatting your thesisMAllBook now

October 2017 program

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher

DateSession titleCampusAudienceBooking
Monday 02/10/17Individual Research Plans: Advice for staffAll Book now
Monday 02/10/17Smart Supervision: Let's communicate: soft skills, managing distance and having hard conversations M and VC to regional campusesSBook now
Tuesday 03/10/17 Word: Formatting your thesisOAllBook now
Tuesday 03/10/17Manage your data for research successMAllBook now
Wednesday 04/10/17EndNote: The BasicsOAllBook now
Wednesday 04/10/17Time for ResearchMAllBook now
Wednesday 04/10/17The Imposter Syndrome MAll
Thursday 05/10/17The Imposter SyndromeAWAll
Thursday 05/10/17Graduate research Information Skills Part threeMGRBook now
Thursday 05/10/17 Regular Expressions on CommandMAll
Friday 06/10/17Time for ResearchBAllBook now
Monday 09/10/17Advanced Database Searching - Health SciencesMAllBook now
Monday 09/10/17Word: Formatting your thesisMAllBook now
Tuesday 10/10/17EndNote: The BasicsMAllBook now
Wednesday 11/10/17Advanced Database Searching - ASSCMAllBook now
Wednesday 11/10/17Nvivo for your literature reviewMAllBook now
Wednesday 11/10/17Academic Language for Thesis Writing M and VC to regional campusesGRBook now
Monday 16/10/17SPSS: IntroductionMAllBook now
Monday 16/10/17Smart Supervision: When supervision feels like therapy; tips for establishing clear boundaries and managing expectationsM and VC to regional campusesSBook now
Tuesday 17/10/17Word: Formatting your thesisMAllBook now
Tuesday 17/10/17Advanced Database Searching - Health SciencesOAllBook now
Wednesday 18/10/17EndNote: The BasicsMAllBook now
Wednesday 18/10/17Intro to Human Research EthicsOAllBook now
 Wednesday 18/10/17How to structure your thesis M and VC to regional campusesGRBook now
Thursday 19/10/17Nvivo: a comprehensive introductionMAllBook now

Monday
23/10/17

SPSS 2OAllBook now
Tuesday 24/10/17Graduate Researchers Milestones: Submission & ExaminationMGRBook now
Tuesday 24/10/17Introduction to Systematic Review SearchingBAllBook now
Tuesday
24/10/17
EndNote: The BasicsOAllBook now
Wednesday 25/10/17Nvivo for qualitative analysisOAllBook now
Wednesday 25/10/17How to Give an Effective Conference PresentationM and VC to regional campusesGRBook now
 Wednesday 25/10/17Graduate Researchers Milestones: ConfirmationMGRBook now
Thursday 26/10/17Word: Formatting your thesisOAllBook now
Monday 30/10/17Smart Supervision: The final countdown: gearing up for examinationM and VC to regional campusesSBook now

Past events (2017)

2017 program - August

DateSession titleCampusAudienceBooking
Tuesday 01/08/17EndNote: The BasicsOnlineAllBook now
Tuesday 01/08/17Manage your data for research successMAllBook now
Wednesday 02/08/17Word: Formatting your thesis OnlineAllBook now
 
Wednesday 02/08/17
Advanced Database Searching - Health SciencesMAllBook now
Wednesday 02/08/17 Orientation for new graduate researchersBAllBook now
Monday 07/08/17Smart Supervision: No "I" in Team: Negotiating roles and expectations within the supervision teamM and BSBook now
Tuesday 08/08/17Software Carpentry - Introduction to programming with R MAllBook now
Tuesday 08/08/17Researchers and Social Media 1: Getting started MAllBook now
 Wednesday 09/08/17EndNote: The BasicsMAllBook now
 
Wednesday 09/08/17
 
Researchers and Social Media 1: Getting started
OnlineAllBook now
Wednesday 09/08/17Graduate Researchers: Intro to research degrees at La TrobeMGRBook now
Thursday 10/08/17Word: Formatting your thesis MAllBook now
 
Thursday 10/08/17
Nvivo - A comprehensive introductionMAllBook now
Monday 14/08/17EndNote: The BasicsMAllBook now
 
Monday 14/08/17
SPSS: IntroductionMAllBook now
Tuesday 15/08/17Word: Formatting your thesis MAllBook now
Tuesday 15/08/17 Publishing in journalsMGR/ECRBook now
Tuesday 15/08/17Publishing in journalsOnlineGR/ECRBook now
Thursday 17/08/17Research Professional User TrainingMAllBook now
 Thursday 17/08/17Intro to Graduate Research Supervision at La TrobeAWSBook now
Monday 21/08/17SPSS: IntroductionOnlineAllBook now
Monday 21/08/17Smart Supervision: Working with student writers: Giving effective feedbackM and BSBook now
Monday 21/08/17 Intro to Graduate Research Supervision at La TrobeBSBook now
 Monday 21/08/17 Critical Thinking and ResearchMGR
Tuesday 22/08/17 Word: Formatting your thesis OnlineAll
Wednesday 23/08/17EndNote: The BasicsOnlineAllBook now
 Thursday 24/08/17Graduate Research Information Skills Part oneMGRBook now
Friday 25/08/17Using Databases  & SQLMAllBook now
Monday 28/08/17Advanced Database Searching - Health SciencesOnlineAllBook now
 
Monday 28/08/17
 
EndNote: The Basics
MAllBook now
Tuesday 29/08/17Word: Formatting your thesis MAllBook now
Wednesday 30/08/17La Trobe 3MT ChampionshipMAllBook now
Wednesday 30/08/17Social Media 2: Building profile MAllBook now
Thursday 31/08/17Social Media 2: Building profileOnlineAllBook now
 Thursday 31/08/17 and Friday 01/09/17 Introductory Programming workshop - Python, Unix and GitDeakinAllBook now

2017 program - July

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher
DateSession titleCampusAudienceBooking
Monday 03/07/17Word: Formatting your thesisMAllBook now
Tuesday 04/07/17EndNote: The BasicsMAllBook now
Wednesday 05/07/17Advanced database searching - Health SciencesOnlineAllBook now
Thursday 06/07/173MT 2017: Coaching workshopBGRBook now
Monday 10/07/173MT 2017: Coaching workshopMGRBook now
Tuesday 11/07/17Word: Formatting your thesisOnlineAllBook now
Tuesday 11/07/17 and Wednesday 12/07/17Intro to UNIX for HPCM AllBook now
Wednesday 12/07/17Introduction to Library resources for researchersMAllBook now
Thursday 13/07/17EndNote: The BasicsOnline AllBook now
Thursday 13/07/17SPSS: IntroductionMAllBook now
 Tuesday 18/07/17 Nectar Research CloudMAll
Wednesday 19/07/17 Word: Formatting your thesisMAll
Wednesday 19/07/17 Orientation for new graduate researchersMGR
 Thursday 20/07/17 EndNote: The BasicsMAll
 Monday 24/07/17EndNote: The BasicsMAll
Monday 24/07/17Smart Supervision: supervision in cross-cultural contextM and BS
Tuesday 25/07/17Word: Formatting your thesisMAll
Thursday 27/07/17Nvivo: a comprehensive introductionCollins St, CityAllBook now
 Friday 28/07/17
ECR Career Workshop ($20 charge)
MECR
Monday 31/07/17 Advanced Database searching - ASSCMAll

2017 program - June

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher

DateSession titleCampusAudienceBooking
1 May - 19 JuneIntroductory Statistics Online (6 week course)MGRBook now
Wednesday 01/06/17Are you being cited?MAll Book now
Monday 05/06/17Advanced database searching - Health SciencesMAll Book Now
Monday 05/06/17SPSS 3: Introduction to statistical techniques to explore relationships between variablesMAllBook now
Tuesday 06/06/173MT 2017: Coaching workshopBGRBook now
Tuesday 06/06/17Researchers and Social Media 3: Tweeting upMAllBook now
Tuesday 06/06/17Manage your data for research successMAllBook now
Tuesday 06/06/17EndNote: The basicsMAllBook now
Wednesday 07/06/17Introduction to Systematic Review SearchingOnline AllBook now
Wednesday 07/06/17
Researchers and Social Media 3: Tweeting up
OnlineAllBook now
Thursday 08/06/17Word: Formatting your thesisMAllBook now
Thursday 08/06/17Software Carpentry - Introduction to Unix ShellMAllBook now
Thursday 08/06/17Graduate Researcher Information Skills part threeMGRBook now
Thursday 08/06/17Skills for Research Communication - Special Session with Maude DaveyMAllBook now
Thursday 08/06/17NVivo for qualitative analysisOnlineAllBook now
Tuesday 13/06/17EndNote: The basicsMAllBook now
Wednesday 14/06/17Word: Formatting your thesisMAllBook now
Wednesday 14/06/17Powerful text searching and matching with Regular ExpressionsMAllBook now
Thursday 15/06/17  Introduction to graduate research supervision at La TrobeM
All
 
Thursday 15/06/173MT 2017: Coaching workshopMGRBook now
Thursday 15/06/17Software Carpentry - Introduction to version control with GitMAllBook now
Friday 16/06/17EndNote: The basicsBAllBook now
Monday 19/06/17Word: Formatting your thesisOnlineAllBook now
Tuesday 20/06/17EndNote: The basicsOnlineAllBook now
Tuesday 20/06/17Grants Intensive: 5 Rules of Grant ClubMAllBook now
Wednesday 21/06/17Excel Fu for ResearchersBAllBook now
Thursday 22/06/17Software Carpentry - MatlabBAllBook now
Thursday 22/06/173MT 2017: Coaching workshopBGRBook now
Monday 26/06/173MT 2017: Coaching workshopMGRBook now
Tuesday 27/06/17Software Carpentry - Introduction to programming with PythonMAllBook now
Wednesday 28/06/17Regular Expressions on CommandMAll Book now
Wednesday 28/06/17EndNote: The basicsMAllBook now
Thursday 29/06/17Word: Formatting your thesisMAllBook now
Thursday 29/06/17ICF and RCF Fund information sessionMAllBook now

2017 program - May

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher

DateSession titleCampusAudienceBooking
1 May - 19 JuneIntroductory Statistics Online (6 week course)MGRBook now
Wednesday 3/05/17, 9.30am-12.30pmAre you career ready?MGRBook now
Monday 15/05/17, 1.30-3pmIntroduction to using iThenticateMAllBook now
Monday 15/05/17SPSS 2: Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groupsMAllBook now
Tuesday 16/05/17, all dayOver the rainbow: career considerations for graduate researchersMGRBook now
Wednesday 17/05/17How to give an effective conference presentationMAllBook now
Wednesday 17/05/17EndNote: The BasicsMAllBook now
Wednesday 17/05/17Graduate Researcher Information Skills part 3MGRBook now
Wednesday 17/05/173MT 2017: Coaching workshopBAllBook now
Thursday 18/05/2017, 9.30-10.30amCommunicating your thesis: writing effectively for the public (panel)MGRBook now
Thursday 18/05/17Formatting your thesis with WordMAllBook now
Monday 22/05/17EndNote: The BasicsOnlineAllBook now
Tuesday 23/05/17. 9.30am-4.30pmEffective communication skills workshopMHDRsBook now
Tuesday 23/05/17Formatting your thesis with WordOnlineAllBook now
Tuesday 23/05/17
NVivo for qualitative analysis
OnlineAll
Wednesday 24/05/17, 9.30am-4.30pmFinding a work life balanceMECRsBook now
Wednesday 24/05/17, 10-11.30amIntroduction to human research ethicsMAllBook now
Wednesday 24/05/17Smart supervision workshop: working with student writersMSBook now
Wednesday 24/05/17
3MT 2017: Coaching workshopMAllBook now
Thursday 25/05/17NVivo for your literature review OnlineAllBook now
Thursday 25/05/17, 2-4pmCV check-upMAllBook now
Friday 26/05/17, 1-2pmIntroduction to human research ethics (Collaborate)MAllBook now
Monday 29/05/17Introduction to Systematic Review SearchingM AllBook now
Tuesday 30/05/17Advanced database searching ASSCOnlineAllBook now
Tuesday 30/05/17Can you create your own luck?TwitterAllBook now
Wednesday 31/05/17Excel Fu for ResearchersMAllBook now

2017 program - April

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher

DateSession titleCampusAudience
Thursday 06/04/17Data Visualisation with Google Fusion Tables MAll
Thursday 06/04/17Graduate Researcher Orientation: AWAWGR
Wednesday 19/04/17Publishing in journals MAll
Thursday 20/04/17 Publishing in journalsOnlineAll
Wednesday 26/04/17Researchers and Social Media 2: Building profileMAll
Thursday 27/04/17NVivo for qualitative analysisMAll
Thursday 27/04/17Researchers and Social Media 2: Building profileOnlineAll
Thursday 27/04/17Formatting your thesis with WordMAll
Thursday 27/04/17Introduction to Human Research EthicsOnlineGR, ECR

2017 program - March

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher

DateSession titleCampusAudienceBooking
Monday 27/03/17Introduction to Human Research EthicsMGR, ECRBook now
Monday 27/03/17Formatting your thesis with WordMAllBook now
Monday 27/03/27Manage your data for research successMAllBook now
Tuesday 28/03/17EndNote the basicsMAllBook now
Tuesday 28/03/17Introduction to Human Research EthicsOnlineGR, ECRBook now
Wednesday 29/03/17Graduate Researcher Information skills part 1MGRBook now
Wednesday 29/03/17Animal Ethics: Induction and trainingMAllBook now
Friday 31/03/17Software Carpentry - Intro to version control with GitMAllBook now
Friday 31/03/17
Orientation for New Graduate Researchers
BGRBook now

2017 program - February

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.
DateSession titleCampusAudienceBooking
Thursday 9/02/17Excel Fu for ResearchersAWAllBook now
Monday 13/02/17EndNote: The BasicsMAllBook Now
Tuesday 14/02/17Excel Fu for ResearchersMAllBook now
Wednesday 15/02/17Formatting your thesis with WordMAllBook now
Monday 20/02/17Formatting your thesis with WordMAllBook now
Tuesday 21/02/17EndNote: The BasicsMAllBook now
Thursday 23/02/17Introduction to Library resources for researchersMAllBook now
Tuesday 28/02/17Formatting your thesis with WordOnlineAll Book now

Past events (2016)

2016 program - December

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.
Date Session title CampusAudienceBooking

Thursday
1/12/16

Using creative research methods M GR Book now
Monday
5/12/16
Software Carpentry with R M All Book now
Tuesday
6/12/16
Are you being cited? M All Book now
Thursday
8/12/16
Over the Rainbow: Career considerations for graduate researchers M GR Book now
Friday
9/12/16 

Manage your data for research success

B ALL Book Now
Monday
12/12/16
Excel Fu for researchers M All Book now
Tuesday
13/12/16

Manage your data for research success

M All Book Now
Wednesday 14/12/16 Nectar Research Cloud M All Book now
Friday
16/12/16
Powerful Text Searching & Matching with Regular Expressions M All Book now

2016 program - November

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

Date Session title CampusAudienceBooking
Wednesday 02/11/16 Editing your academic thesis M GR Book now
Friday 04/11/16 Critical thinking and research  M GR Book now
Friday 04/11/16 Welcome to #LTUacrimo tweetchat Online (Twitter) All Book now
Friday 04/11/16 ANDS Webinar: Provenance M All Book now
Wednesday 09/11/16 Editing your academic thesis B GR Book now
Wednesday 09/11/16 Are you being cited? M All Book now
Thursday 10/11/16 SPSS 2: Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groups M All Book now
Thursday 10/11/16 EndNote: The Basics Online All Book now
Thursday 10/11/16 Individual research plan - for staff M S Book now
Thursday 10/11/16 Individual research plan - for mentors M S Book now
Tuesday 15/11/16 SPSS 2: Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groups M All Book now
Wednesday 16/11/16 Nvivo for qualitative analysis M All Book now
Wednesday 16/11/16 Write your article in no-time flat! M GR Book now
Thursday 17/11/16 Manage your data for research success M All Book Now
Thursday 17/11/16 Are you being cited? Online All Book now
Monday 21/11/16 Turbocharge your writing B All Book now
Tuesday 22/11/16 EndNote: The Basics M All Book now

Tuesday 22/11/16

Manage your data for research success AW All Book Now
Wednesday 23/11/16 Manage your data for research success M All Book now
Friday 25/11/16 Turbocharge your  writing M All Book now
Monday 21/11/16 -
Friday 25/11/16
RED Writing Retreat M All Book now
Wednesday 30/11/16 End to #LTUacrimo  tweetchat Online (Twitter) All Book now
Wednesday 30/11/16 End of #ACWRIMO Afternoon Tea M All RSVP

2016 program - October

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

DateSession titleCampusAudienceBooking
Monday 03/10/16 Individual research plan - for mentors M All Book now
Monday 03/10/16 Individual research plan - for staff M GR Book now
Tuesday 04/10/16 Researchers and social media 3: Tweeting up M All Book now
Tuesday 04/10/16 NVivo for qualitative analysis for Mac users M All Book now
Tuesday 04/10/16 Excel Fu for researchers AW All Book now
Wednesday 05/10/16 & Thursday 06/10/16 Software Carpentry - Intro  to Unix & Intro to  R programming AW All Book now
Wednesday 05/10/16 EndNote – the basics M All Book now
Wednesday 05/10/16 Individual research plan - for staff B S Book now
Wednesday 05/10/16 Individual research plan - for mentors B S Book now
Thursday 06/10/16 Formatting your thesis with Word M GR Book now
Thursday 06/10/16 Publishing in journals M GR Book now
Friday 07/10/16 ANDS webinar - Software Defined Networking and Cloud M All Book now
Monday 10/10/16 Formatting your thesis with Word M GR Book now
Tuesday 11/10/16 Advanced database searching: ASSC M All Book now
Tuesday 11/10/16 EndNote – the basics M GR Book now
Wednesday 12/10/16 Nvivo for qualitative analysis   Online GR Book now
Wednesday 12/10/16 Researchers and social media 3: Tweeting up Online All Book now
Thursday 13/10/16 Advanced database searching: Health Sciences M All Book now
Thursday 13/10/16 How to structure your thesis (ASSC) Online GR Book now
Monday 17/10/16 SPSS - Introduction M All Book now
Monday 17/10/16 Academic language for thesis writing Online GR Book now
Tuesday 18/10/16 Publishing in journals Online All Book now
Tuesday 18/10/16 EndNote – the basics Online GR Book now
Wednesday 19/10/16 Nvivo for qualitative analysis M GR Book now
Wednesday 19/10/16 Formatting your thesis with Word Online GR Book now
Thursday 20/10/16 How to give an effective conference presentation B GR Book now
Thursday 20/10/16 Manage your data for research success M All Book now
Monday 24/10/16 Formatting your thesis with Word M GR Book now
Tuesday 25/10/16 Advanced database searching: Health Sciences Online All Book now
Tuesday 25/10/16 How to work effectively with your supervisors M GR Book now
Tuesday 25/10/16 SPSS:Introduction M All Book now
Tuesday 25/10/16 An open access afternoon M All Book Now
 Wednesday 26/10/2016 How to write a literature review B GR Book now
 Wednesday 26/10/2016 How to structure your thesis (ASSC & SHE) B GR Book now
Wednesday 26/10/16 Advanced database searching: ASSC Online All Book now
Thursday 27/10/16 NVivo for your literature review M GR Book now
Thursday 27/10/16 EndNote – the basics M GR Book now

2016 program - September

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

Date Session title CampusAudience
Friday 02/09/16 ANDS webinar - Big Data Related Analysis Tools M All
Tuesday 06/09/16 NVivo for your Literature Review for Mac users M All
Tuesday 06/09/16 EndNote – the basics Online GR
Wednesday 07/09/16 La Trobe 3MT Championship M All
Wednesday 07/09/16 Formatting your thesis with Word Online GR
Thursday 08/09/16 Advanced database searching: HUSS M All
Thursday 08/09/16 Introduction to Unix for HPC M All
Monday 12/09/16 Formatting your thesis with Word M GR
Monday 12/09/16 Powerful text searching and matching with regular expressions M All
Monday 12/09/16 Regular expressions on command M All
Tuesday 13/09/16 EndNote – the basics M GR
Wednesday 14/09/16 Advanced database searching: Health Sciences M All
Thursday 15/09/16 NVivo for your Literature review Online GR
Thursday 15/09/16 Academic language for thesis writing B GR
Thursday 15/09/16 How to give an effective conference presentation B GR
Thursday 15/09/16 How to give an effective conference presentation M GR
Friday 16/09/16 How to Write a Literature Review M GR
Friday 16/09/16 Excel Fu for researchers M All
Monday 19/09/16 How to Structure Your Thesis (ASSC) M GR
Tuesday 20/09/16 Advanced HPC – Parallel Programming M All
Wednesday 21/09/16 EndNote – the basics Online GR
Wednesday 21/09/16 NVivo for your Literature review M GR
Thursday 22/09/16 Formatting your thesis with Word Online GR
Thursday 22/09/16 Introduction to Human Ethics Online All
Monday 26/09/16 EndNote – the basics M GR
Tuesday 27/09/16 Effective Supervision Practice M S
Tuesday 27/09/16 Advanced database searching: Health Sciences M All
Wednesday 28/09/16 Are you being cited? M All
Thursday 29/09/16 How to Structure Your Thesis (SHE) M GR
Thursday 29/09/16 Formatting your thesis with Word M GR

2016 program - August

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

Date Session title CampusAudience
Tuesday 02/08/16 Word - formatting your thesis Melbourne GR
Wednesday 03/08/16 Researchers and social media 1: Getting started Melbourne All
Thursday
04/08/16
Advanced database searching - health sciences Melbourne All
Thursday
04/08/16
EndNote the basics Melbourne GR
Monday 08/08/16 New graduate researcher orientation Melbourne GR
Monday 08/08/16 EndNote the basics Online GR
Tuesday 09/08/16 Effective supervision leadership Bendigo S
Tuesday 09/08/16 Data visualisation with Google Fusion Tables  Melbourne All
Tuesday 09/08/16 Cleaning and exploring your data with Open Refine Melbourne All
Tuesday 09/08/16 Word - formatting your thesis Online GR
Wednesday 10/08/16 Researchers and social media 1: Getting started Collaborate All
Wednesday 10/08/16 Advanced Database Searching - ASSC Online All
Thursday 11/08/16 NVivo: a comprehensive introduction Melbourne All
Tuesday 16/08/16 Researchers and social media 2: Building profile Melbourne All
Tuesday 16/08/16 Introduction to library resources for researchers Online All
Tuesday 16/08/16 NVivo: a comprehensive introduction Melbourne All
Tuesday 16/08/16 Office 365 and OneDrive, Delve and Sway Melbourne All
Wednesday 17/08/16 Are you being cited? Online All
Wednesday 17/08/16 EndNote the basics Melbourne GR
Thursday 18/08/16 Effective supervision leadership Melbourne S
Thursday 18/08/16 Word - Formatting your thesis Melbourne GR
Monday 22/08/16 Individual research plans: Advice for supervisors Melbourne S
Monday 22/08/16 Individual research plans: An introduction for academic staff Melbourne All
Monday 22/08/16 Advanced database searching - health sciences Online All
Monday 22/08/16 Word - formatting your thesis Online GR
Tuesday 23/08/16 EndNote the basics Online GR
Wednesday 24/08/16 Researchers and social media 2: Building profile Collaborate All
Thursday 25/08/16 Academic language for thesis writing Melbourne All
Thursday 25/08/16 NVivo for your literature review Melbourne GR
Tuesday 30/08/16 NVivo for your literature review Online GR
Wednesday 31/08/16 Introduction to human ethics Melbourne All

2016 program - July

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

Date Session title CampusAudience
Wednesday 06/07/16 Excel Fu for researchers Melbourne All
Tuesday 12/07/1 Skills for research communication - special session with Maude Davey Melbourne All
Wednesday 13/07/16 Tweetchat: getting yourself out there - researchers on social media Collaborate All
Thursday 14/07/16 Individual research plans: advice for supervisors  Melbourne
Thursday 14/07/16 Individual research plans: an introduction for academic staff Melbourne All staff
Monday 18/07/16 3MT one-on-one sessions Melbourne GR
Monday 18/07/16 Word: formatting your thesis Melbourne GR
Tuesday 19/07/16

Introduction to library resources for researchers

Melbourne All
Tuesday 19/07/16 Skills for research communication - special session with Maude Davey Bendigo All
Wednesday 20/07/16 Individual research plans: advice for supervisors Bendigo 
Thursday 21/07/16 3MT one-on-one sessions Bendigo GR
Thursday 21/07/16 EndNote the basics Melbourne All
Friday 22/07/16 3MT one-on-one sessions Melbourne GR
Monday 25/07/16 Word: Formatting your thesis Online GR
Tuesday 26/07/16 3MT one-on-one sessions Bendigo GR
Wednesday 27/07/16 New graduate researcher orientation   Bendigo GR 
Wednesday 27/07/16 EndNote the basics Online All
Wednesday 27/07/16 ORCiD identifiers: Distinguishing your research outputs AW All
Thursday 28/07/16 Ask the library: drop in for research advice All All
Friday 29/07/16 3MT one-on-one sessions Melbourne GR

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2016 Semester 1 program - June

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

Date Session title CampusAudience
Wednesday 01/06/16 How to structure your thesis (ASSC) Online GR
Monday 06/06/16 What makes a great Three Minute Thesis? Melbourne GR
Monday 06/06/16EndNote – the basicsMelbourneGR
Wednesday 08/06/16 Academic language for thesis writing Online GR
Wednesday 08/06/16Formatting your thesis with Word – Part 1MelbourneGR
Thursday 09/06/16 How to give an conference presentation Melbourne GR
Thursday 09/06/16 How to give an conference presentation Bendigo GR
Thursday 09/06/16Formatting your thesis with Word – Part 2MelbourneGR
Monday 13/06/16 3MT lab Melbourne GR
Tuesday 14/06/16Excel Fu for ResearchersBendigoAll
Tuesday 14/06/16Formatting your thesis with Word – Part 1MelbourneGR
Tuesday 14/06/16Formatting your thesis with Word – Part 2MelbourneGR
Wednesday 15/06/16 3MT lab Melbourne GR
Wednesday 15/06/16EndNote – the basicsMelbourneGR
Tuesday 21/06/16Software Carpentry - Introduction to UnixMelbourneAll
Tuesday 21/06/16Software Carpentry - Introduction to version control with GitMelbourneAll
Tuesday 21/06/163MT labBendigoGR
Wednesday 22/06/16Software Carpentry - Introduction to programming with PythonMelbourneAll
Thursday 23/06/163MT labBendigoGR
Monday 27/06/16Nectar Research CloudMelbourneAll
Monday 27/06/16 3MT lab Melbourne GR
Tuesday 28/06/16Formatting your thesis with Word – Part 1MelbourneGR
Wednesday 29/06/16Working with Philanthropic FundingMelbourne
(with VC)
All
Wednesday 29/06/16 3MT lab Melbourne GR
Wednesday 29/06/16Formatting your thesis with Word – Part 2MelbourneGR
Thursday 30/06/16EndNote – the basicsMelbourneGR

2016 Semester 1 program - May

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

DateSession titleCampusAudience
Monday 02/05/16

Researchers and social media 2: Building profile

MelbourneAll
Friday 06/05/16Are you being cited?MelbourneAll

Friday 06/05/16

Are you being cited?BendigoAll
Monday 09/05/16Academic language for thesis writingMelbourne GR
Monday 09/05/16Word - part 1: Formatting your thesisMelbourneGR
Tuesday 10/05/16EndNote - the basicsMelbourneGR
Wednesday 11/05/16NVivo for your literature review MelbourneGR

Thursday 12/05/16

How to work effectively with your supervisors

MelbourneGR
Thursday 12/05/16Setting up alertsOnlineGR
Thursday 12/05/16SPSS : Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groupsMelbourneGR
Tuesday 17/05/16Advanced database searchingOnline GR

Wednesday 18/05/16

Researchers and social media 2: Building profile

CollaborateAll

Thursday 19/05/16

Academic language for thesis writing

BendigoGR
Thursday 19/05/16How to structure your thesis (ASSC and SHE)BendigoGR
Friday 20/05/16Excel Fu for ResearchersMelbourneAll
Monday 23/05/16Word - part 2: Formatting your thesisOnlineGR
Tuesday 24/05/16EndNote - the basicsOnlineGR
Tuesday 24/05/16Researchers and social media 3: Tweeting upMelbourneAll
Wednesday 25/05/16What makes a great Three Minute Thesis?MelbourneGR

Wednesday 25/05/16

Teaching ready: Principles and practices for effective university teaching (attainment)MelbourneGR
Wednesday 25/05/16NVivo: a comprehensive introductionOnlineGR
Thursday 26/05/16SPSS: Introduction to statistical techniques to explore relationships between variablesMelbourneGR
Monday 30/05/16Researchers and social media 3: Tweeting upCollaborate All
Tuesday 31/05/16Skills for Research Communication - Special Session with Maude DaveyMelbourneAll

2016 Semester 1 program - April

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

DateSession titleCampusAudience
Tuesday 05/04/16

The ECR experience at La Trobe - Q&A (Hosted by the ECR Network)

MelbourneECR/GR
Tuesday 05/04/16Setting up database alertsMelbourne BendigoGR

Wednesday 06/04/16

How to structure your thesis (SHE)

MelbourneGR

Friday 08/04/16

Lunch with the Dean of Graduate Studies

Albury-WodongaAll

Friday 08/04/16

Orientation for Graduate Researchers: Getting started with your research at La Trobe

Albury-WodongaGR
Monday 11/04/16Advanced database searchingMelbourne
Bendigo
Albury- Wodonga
GR
Monday 11/04/16Endnote: the basicsOnlineGR

Tuesday 12/04/16

Recruiting for research projects

MelbourneGR
Tuesday 12/04/16Word - Part 1: Formatting your thesisOnlineGR

Thursday 14/04/16

Grants Intensive: 5 rules of grant club

BendigoAll

Wednesday 20/04/16

How to write a literature review

BendigoGR
Wednesday 20/04/16Introduction to library resources for researchersOnlineGR

Friday 22/04/16

Recruiting for research projects

CollaborateGR

Tuesday 26/04/16

Experienced supervisors workshop

MelbourneS
Wednesday 27/04/16

SPSS : Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groups

OnlineGR
Thursday 28/04/16NVivo: a comprehensive introductionMelbourneGR
Friday 29/04/16EndNote - the basicsOnlineGR

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2016 Semester 1 program - March

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

Date

Session title

Campus

Audience

Tuesday 08/03/16

Introduction to human ethics

Melbourne

GR/ECR

Wednesday 09/03/16

Researchers and social media 1: Getting started

Melbourne

All

Friday 11/03/16ECR career workshopMelbourneECR/S

Wednesday 16/03/16

Critical thinking and researchMelbourneGR/ECR

Thursday 17/03/16

Orientation for graduate researchers: Getting started with your research at La Trobe

Melbourne

GR

Friday 18/03/16

Introduction to human ethics

Collaborate

GR/ECR

Monday 21/03/16Lunch with the Dean of Graduate StudiesBendigoGR/S
Monday 21/03/16How to structure your thesis (ASSC) MelbourneGR
Tuesday 22/03/16Animal ethics: induction and trainingMelbourneGR
Wednesday 23/03/16How to write a literature review MelbourneGR

Wednesday 30/03/16

Orientation for graduate researchers: Getting started with your research at La Trobe

Bendigo

GR

Wednesday 30/03/16NVivo: a comprehensive introductionMelbourneGR
Thursday 31/03/16SPSS: Introduction MelbourneGR

2016 Semester 1 program - February

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

Date

Session title

Campus

Audience

Tuesday 16/02/16Two-day research writing intensive (day one)AWAll
Wednesday 17/02/16Two-day research writing intensive (day two)AWAll

Wednesday 17/02/16

Teaching Ready: Principles and practices for effective university teaching (forum)

Melbourne

GR

Friday 19/02/16

Teaching Ready: Principles and practices for effective university teaching (forum)

Bendigo

GR

Tuesday 23/02/16New supervisor orientation workshopMelbourneS

Past events (2015)

2015 Semester 2 program - October

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher MC= Mid career researcher.

DateTitleCampusAudience

Thursday
01/10/15

ECR networking conferenceMelbourneGR/S/ECR
Tuesday
06/10/15
Critical thinking and researchMelbourneGR/S/ECR
Thursday
08/10/15
The resilient researcher: communication skillsMelbourneGR
Friday
09/10/15
Developing research leadership: communication skillsMelbourneS/ECR/MC
Monday
12/10/15
How to design and deliver conference postersAlbury-WodongaGR/ECR
Tuesday
13/10/15
Experienced supervisor workshopMelbourneS/ECR
Wednesday
28/10/2015
Over the rainbow: career considerations for graduate researchersMelbourneGR/S/ECR

2015 Semester 2 program - September

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

DateTitleCampusAudience

Tuesday
01/09/15

Effective project recruitment using social mediaMelbourneGR/S/ECR
Wednesday
02/09/15
La Trobe 3MT finalMelbourne

GR/S/ECR

Friday
04/09/15
An introduction to human research ethics at La Trobe University

Collaborate

GR/S/ECR
Wednesday
09/09/15
Academic language for thesis writingCollaborateGR
Thursday
10/09/15
How to structure your thesis (ASSC)BendigoGR
Tuesday
15/09/15
Animal ethics induction and trainingMelbourneGR/S/ECR
Tuesday
15/09/15
Researchers and social media 3: tweeting upCollaborateGR/S/ECR
Tuesday
15/09/15
Working with student writersMelbourneS/ECR
Wednesday
16/09/15
How to structure your thesis (SHE)CollaborateGR
Monday
21/09/15
How to structure your thesis (ASSC)MelbourneGR
Monday
21/09/15

How to design and deliver conference posters

Albury-WodongaGR/ECR
Tuesday
22/09/15
Effective project recruitment using social mediaCollaborateGR/S/ECR
Wednesday
23/09/15
How to write a literature reviewCollaborateGR
Tuesday
29/09/15
How to structure your thesis (ASSC)CollaborateGR

2015 Semester 2 program - August

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

DateTitleCampusAudience

Thursday
06/08/15

Researchers and social media 1: getting startedMelbourneGR/S/ECR
Friday
07/08/15
How to write a literature reviewMelbourneGR
Wednesday
12/08/15
New supervisor orientation workshopMelbourneS
Thursday
13/08/15
How to write a literature reviewBendigoGR
Thursday
13/08/15
Academic language for thesis writingBendigoGR
Thursday
13/08/15
Researchers and social media 1: getting startedCollaborateGR/S/ECR
Monday
17/08/2015
Lunch with the Dean of Graduate StudiesAlbury WodongaGR/S/ECR
Monday
17/08/2015
Effective candidature management: demystifying the administration of your degreeAlbury WodongaGR/S
Tuesday
18/08/15
An introduction to human research ethics at La Trobe UniversityMelbourneGR/S/ECR
Wednesday
19/08/15
How to structure your thesis (SHE)MelbourneGR
Monday
24/08/15
Academic language for thesis writingMelbourneGR
Tuesday
25/08/15
Researchers and social media 2: building profileCollaborateGR/S/ECR

2015 Semester 2 program - July

Audience: GR= graduate researcher S= supervisor ECR= Early Career Researcher.

DateTitleCampusAudience
Thursday
09/07/15
Intellectual climate fund for graduate researchersMelbourneGR
Tuesday
21/07/15
Orientation for graduate researchers: getting started with your research at La TrobeMelbourneGR
Thursday
23/07/15
Orientation for graduate researchers: getting started with your research at La TrobeBendigoGR
Thursday
23/07/15

Bendigo graduate research lunch

BendigoGR
Thursday
23/07/15
Effective candidature management: demystifying the administration of your degreeBendigoGR