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PhD welcome week timetable January 2019-2020

Important

Students must attend all of the events listed in this welcome week timetable.

Thursday 23rd January 2020 - In Atlas Rooms, Kilburn Building

09:00 - 09:30

  • School Registration and breakfast

09:30 - 9:45

  • Welcome speech by Prof Robert Stevens Head of Department

09:45 - 10:00

  • Induction overview - Simon Harper & Bijan Parsia

10:00 - 10:30

  • PhD - Introduction: Bijan Parsia

10:30 - 10:45

  • H&S Talk - Tony McDonald

10:45 - 11:00

  • Talk on teaching assistants (TA`s) - Gareth Henshall

11:00 - 11:15

  • Refreshment & Convenience Break

11:15 - 11:40

  • Research IT talk (Martin Turner)

11:40 - 12:00

  • Library Talk (Zoe Fletcher)

12:00 - 12:10

  • Cohort Advisor Talk (Simon Harper)

12:10 - 12:20

  • Union Membership and PGR (Maddie Steeds)

12:20 - 12:45

  • Meet the Mentors

12:45 - 13:30

  • Lunch with Advisors & Mentors

13:30 - 14:30

  • Tour of the School, finishing in PGR Home

14:30

  • Introduction to PGR Home: Simon Harper (PGR Home LF15 Kilburn Building)

Friday 24th January 2020

09:30 - 11:30

  • Report Writing - Sarah Kneen (Atlas 1)

11:30 - 13:30

  • Break and Travel to North Campus

13:30 - 16:00

  • Induction Event in Renold building Room E7. A series of welcome talks followed by tea & cakes

16:00 - 16:30

  • Travel back to Kilburn from North Campus

16:30 - 18:30

  • Drinks & Pizza in the Senior Common Room, 1st Floor of Kilburn Building