Doctoral College news

The latest news and updates from the postgraduate research (PGR) and early career researcher (ECR) community at the University of Surrey

Extra Careers Support for PGRs & ECRs

Careers Support – Rana Marrington is our new Careers Adviser now working within the Doctoral College specifically working with PGRs and ECRs. She is an experienced Careers Adviser who has specialised in working with executive and professional clients from a range of sectors in commerce and industry, as well as having worked in education. Rana […]


Funding available for EPSRC and STFC Impact Acceleration Opportunities

In addition to the funding remaining on our EPSRC Impact Acceleration Account (IAA), we are pleased to announce that we have been successfully awarded £70,000 of new STFC IAA funding. The funding available is summarised below. Please contact the IAA KE Manager via iaa@surrey.ac.uk to discuss any of these further and to request an application […]


CROS 2019 – The Survey for Early Career Researchers

              What is CROS? The Careers in Research Online Survey (CROS) is run by Vitae, the global leader in supporting the professional development of researchers. CROS gathers the anonymous views of research staff in UK higher education institutions about their experiences, career aspirations and career development opportunities. The data indicates progress on implementation […]


Award winning Surrey researcher is helping reduce prostate cancer deaths in Trinidad and Tobago

The Rosemary Pope Award is an annual prize within the School of Health Sciences at the University of Surrey which recognises a PhD thesis that makes a significant and outstanding contribution to the study of healthcare education and practice. Dr Michelle King-Okoye won the award this year because of the originality of her research and her new […]


PRES 2019 – Your feedback matters

What is PRES? The Postgraduate Research Experience Survey (PRES) is a national survey of postgraduate researchers in the UK which gives you the opportunity to share your experiences of doing a research degree. It is the UK’s primary national survey of postgraduate researchers and the only way for the University to benchmark how we are […]


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