Postdoctoral training – Leadership course for researchers

The course has been developed by Vitae, course and accommodation have been covered and are free for researchers. However, places are limited, so book as soon as possible.

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Leadership in Action
14-16th November, Leeds
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This 3 day course will allow you to explore and develop your leadership skills.  You will have the opportunity to look at relevant theory, practice your leadership style and receive feedback.

Is this course right for you?

Attending this course would be relevant for you if you answer ‘yes’ to one or more of the following questions:

Do you want to…

develop your leadership skills?
explore the concept of leadership?
build confidence in your own leadership style?
give yourself more choices in how you lead
develop and maintain a sense of direction
influence people towards a common goal/purpose
On-course you will:

learn more about your strengths and weaknesses
understand your personal values and how you make decisions
recognise your achievements and how to use these to create future success
understand the impact you have on those who you are leading
identify how these skills can benefit you in your current role
What will it involve?

The course will be attended by up to 36 researchers from the Yorkshire and North East Hub regions, from different disciplines and career stages.  The course will be led by a team of experienced facilitators who will work with you throughout the 3 days to support your learning.  They will be from a variety of backgrounds with experience in leadership, academia and other sectors.

This course takes a ‘learning by doing’ approach. There will be presentations on leadership theory, but for the most part, you will be actively participating in the sessions and activities.

More info and Booking:  www.vitae.ac.uk/policy-practice/1756-446601/Yorkshire-and-North-East-Leadership-in-Action.html

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