Building self-confidence and resilience

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Practice Suite, CMB

Chrystal Macmillan Building

Edinburgh

EH8 9LD

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We will discuss several approaches and strategies to enable you to become more resilient.

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Being resilient is a key attribute for successful completion of a PhD. Within the workshop we will discuss several approaches and strategies to enable you to become more resilient including exploring thinking patterns, building a sense of competence, and coping strategies. By the end of the workshop you will have:

• An understanding of a model which will help you develop resilience.

• Identified a number of actionable approaches to support your resilience within your PhD.

Presenter: Dr Robin Henderson

Robin is a higher education consultant with a strong track record in delivering leadership and management development, and in supporting change-management initiatives within research-intensive universities. He works with a wide spectrum of staff within HEIs, including academic staff (from PhD students to senior professors) and professional service staff, and has a particular interest in developing the next generation of university leaders. Prior to working as a consultant, he was an academic researcher with an international profile in the field of materials engineering.

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Chrystal Macmillan Building

Edinburgh

EH8 9LD

United Kingdom

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