Professional doctorates and philosophy: A symposium

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Event Date : 27 Mar, 2019 04:00 PM - 27 Mar, 2019 07:00 PM

Summary :

How can philosophy help us to understand the demands of being a doctoral supervisor?

Professional doctorates and philosophy: A symposium Details

Venue :
Manchester Metropolitan University Brooks building, Room 3.81
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Join Senior Lecturer, Dr Chris Hanley, (Manchester Metropolitan University), for a unique opportunity to collaborate on a new research report at this upcoming event. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from guest speakers, Professor Matthew Clarke (York St John University) and Dr Richard Davies (University of Central Lancashire), as they discuss the creation of philosophical resources to support doctoral study.


4:00pm - Coffee and Welcome from Dr Chris Hanley

4:10pm - Guest speaker, Dr Richard Davies presents: When good research is not enough: supporting doctoral level professional development

4:45pm - Guest speaker, Professor Matthew Clarke presents: Developing a transdisciplinary, philosophically-informed professional doctorate

5:20pm - Break

5:25pm - Dr Chris Hanley presents: How do doctoral supervisors conceptualise writing at doctoral level?

6:00pm - Other guest speakers’ reflections on doctoral supervision

6:25pm - Group participation

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