Course Detail

RD014 - Project Management for Researchers

Audience: All researchers (including staff and PhD students)

This workshop will take you through the steps of helping you define a project, from initiation, planning, execution, and closure. The workshop will discuss some popular conceptual models that you can apply to your own research projects to make them easier to define, plan and manage. You will leave this workshop with an idea of the workflow necessary to effectively manage your research projects, and the means to successfully communicate this in a funding applications.

This workshop runs all day, from 10am-5pm, and will break for lunch for approximately 1 hour.

Keywords: efficient workflow, research funding, research management

Tutor: Suzanne Eldridge


By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Understand several popular models to help you Initiate, Plan, Execute and Close a project
  • Apply these models to their own research plans
  • Decide on an efficient workflow necessary to manage their research
  • Communicate their plans effectively when applying for funding to suppor their research

Provided by: Researcher Development


Date: Tuesday 2 April 2019

Venue: Scape 0.15, ME, Scape, Mile End

Time: 10:00 - 17:00


  • Dr S Eldridge