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My First Year as a Research Supervisor: Developing My Own Model of Supervision

This blog has been written by Dr. Sarah L. Cooper one of the academic staff at Birmingham City University. She undertook a practitioner inquiry in the context of a community of practice around research supervision in her faculty and used … Continue reading

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A New Site

Dear colleagues, I am pleased to announce the launch of a new site called the investigative practitioner Over the next few months I will migrate the writing here into a dedicated example of investigating research supervision practices  within the … Continue reading

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What I am currently writing about.

Having taken on a university wide research supervision professional development program for Birmingham City University, my agenda with regard to research supervision has been brought back to its origins when I undertook a similar project for Queensland University of Technology. … Continue reading

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Empowering the student

We read a lot, or at least see the rhetoric , that the PhD is the student’s work. I know from experience with my own doctoral dissertation that there was a point in my candidature at which I saw the … Continue reading

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