Online Resources for PGRs

Links below will lead you to external sites where you can find resources covering various topics that could be useful to you as a postgraduate researcher. Please note this list is subject to change depending on the availability of each resource.

The resources here are sorted according to the Vitae Researcher Development Framework (RDF) model.

RDF Domain A: Knowledge and intellectual abilities
  • University of Glasgow

Materials covering personal and professional development, released over 9 weeks (7th April - 8th June 2020) (also applies to RDF: B, C and D)

  • Data Collection via Video: A First-hand Experience

Conor O'Reilly is in the fourth year of his Doctor of Education (EdD) in University of Glasgow. See the blog here.

  • Datatree

A free online course for researchers, scientists and anyone working with data, containing all you need to know for research data management


RDF Domain C: Research governance and organisation
  • UK Council for Graduate Education

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