Course Directory

Fieldwork
Doctoral Students | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers
Have you returned from fieldwork recently (say, over the summer) or been back longer but don’t feel you’re really back into the swing of things? Maybe you’re…
Teaching
Doctoral Students | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers
Developing Learning and Teaching (DLT) programmes are intended for postgraduate and postdoctoral researchers who are new to teaching. To participate in DLT…
Thriving
Doctoral Students | Research Staff

This 8 week course, designed by the Oxford Mindfulness Centre, is being offered

Compliance
Doctoral Students | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers
An introductory session looking at the ethics review system in Oxford, common ethical issues which may arise, and advice on how to write an application for…
Thriving
Year 3+ DPhil
A course for students who are preparing for the DPhil viva. The course aims to help students plan for a positive viva experience.
Writing
Doctoral Students
Too often, the methodology chapter in a DPhil thesis is one of the weakest parts of a manuscript. Too many DPhil students are confused about when and how to…
Fieldwork
Doctoral Students | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers
This course provides excellent preparation for researchers planning to undertake empirical fieldwork such as social surveys, interviewing and ethnographic…
Fieldwork
Doctoral Students | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers
This course provides excellent preparation for researchers planning to undertake archival based (or similar) fieldwork overseas (or in an unfamiliar location/…
Public Engagement, Knowledge Exchange and Impact
Doctoral Students | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers
A thought-provoking and memorable session that challenges many myths that surround public speaking such as nerves, confidence and presence - and which offers…
Writing
Doctoral Students | Research Staff
This workshop introduces the basics of writing for publication for DPhil students looking to publish for the first time.
Fieldwork
Doctoral Students | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers
This peer-to-peer course provides a comprehensive overview of some key issues in preparing for and conducting fieldwork. It takes an integrated, ground-level…
Fieldwork
Doctoral Students | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers | Research Staff
Designed for researchers whose work engages them with the traumatic experiences of others. It aims to help researchers reduce the risk of vicarious…
TBA
Research Methods
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil
A term-long course in the Saïd Business School providing an overview of core theories and issues in the field of organisation studies.
TBA
Research Methods
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil
This term-long course in the Saïd Business School provides the statistical foundations required for management research.
TBA
Research Methods
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil
A term-long course in the Saïd Business School offering an introduction to and overview of the field of strategy.
TBA
Research Methods
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil
A term-long course introducing students to management research methods.
TBA
Research Methods
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil

A Saïd Business School course

TBA
Research Methods
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil
A term-long course in the Saïd Business School providing an introduction to Social Network Analysis (SNA).
TBA
Research Methods
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil
A term-long course in the Saïd Business School on advanced qualitative methods for management research.
ONLINE COURSE
Research and Leadership Management
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers | Established Academics & Researchers
This playlist provides a general introduction to project management and provides tips and ideas for successfully managing projects.
ONLINE COURSE
Research and Leadership Management
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers | Established Academics & Researchers
This video podcast given by Hugh Kearns will describe the most useful strategies that thousands of researchers have found helpful in balancing the many demands…
ONLINE COURSE
Research and Leadership Management
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil
A PhD is a major undertaking yet many people spend more time planning a weekend away than they do planning the next three years of their life. This generally…
ONLINE COURSE
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers | Established Academics & Researchers
This 10 week online course is run by the Department of Continuing Education each term.
ONLINE COURSE
Public Engagement, Knowledge Exchange and Impact
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers | Established Academics & Researchers
Selection of online courses to help you improve your presentation skills and make your presentations more effective and engaging.
ONLINE COURSE
Research and Leadership Management | Research Methods
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers | Established Academics & Researchers
MANTRA is a free online course for those who manage digital data as part of their research project. This course introduces you to the concept of research data…
ONLINE COURSE
Research and Leadership Management
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil
Video podcast of workshop given by Hugh Kearns, recognised internationally as a public speaker, educator and researcher. The workshop helps you to understand…
ONLINE COURSE
Fieldwork
Doctoral Students | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers | Established Academics & Researchers

A selection of videos from Oxford researchers sharing their fieldwork experiences covering a range of countries

ONLINE COURSE
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers | Established Academics & Researchers
Ever had the feeling you are going to be found out? Hugh Kearns' video podcast on the imposter syndrome looks at the psychological research and outlines…
ONLINE COURSE
Fieldwork | Research and Leadership Management
Doctoral Students | Year 1 DPhil | Year 2 DPhil | Year 3+ DPhil | Post-docs & Early Career Researchers
An online course covering good research practice and the principles of responsible research, includes video clips and interactive exercises.