PhD Skills Hub
Meet the SDO team
Our staff at the Student Development Office are here to help with any questions or concerns about your development.
Researcher Development Framework (RDF)
All SDO skills training activities are mapped against the RDF. This helps you to keep track of your development.
Researcher Development Award
The SPS Edinburgh Award for Researcher Development and Academic Practice helps you plan your development activities.
Workshops and events
We run a number of workshops and events that are designed to help you with your academic and professional development.
Research Training Centre (RTC)
The Research Training Centre (RTC) is a new cross-School initiative focussed on excellence in Social Science methods.
Our one-to-one coaching is available to help you discover and realise your personal development needs.
Special projects grants
The Student Development Office can provide financial and logistical support if you want to set up your own event.