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ACGR Graduate Research Leadership Program 2023

August 2023

ACGR is delighted to present another of its national programs specifically designed to support Associate and/or Deputy Deans of Graduate Research, HDR Directors or equivalent and other academics aspiring to senior graduate research portfolio roles. This online event will take place over two half-day workshops on 17-18 October, 11am-4:00pm AEDT. Participants may include: • DDOGS™… Continue Reading»

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ACGR Internationalisation of Graduate Research Symposium

August 2023

ACGR is delighted to announce the upcoming Internationalisation of Graduate Research Symposium! We invite you to join us for a day filled with insightful discussions, networking opportunities, and a chance to connect with fellow researchers from around the world. This exciting event will take place on Wednesday, 25 October 2023 at 4th Floor Auditorium, Green… Continue Reading»

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ACGR National Meeting commences in Canberra

November 2022

ACGR has welcomed more than 90 member representatives and their nominated colleagues from across the country to our first face to face national meeting since 2019. With a focus on focus on connection and ensuring a quality future for graduate research education, the two day meeting is taking place on November 14 and 15 at… Continue Reading»

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Researcher Integrity and Ethics in HDR Webinar

October 2022

The seventh and final ACGR webinar for 2022 ‘Researcher Integrity and Ethics in HDR ‘ was held on Friday 21 October. Chaired by Professor Anne-Marie Hede, the session commenced an important ACGR focus on integrity and ethics. Typified by lively and engaged discussion participants explored how the management of academic integrity and research integrity intersect… Continue Reading»

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Recording of ‘Authority and Advocacy’ by Professor Pat Buckley

September 2022

On 15 September 2022 ACGR delivered another of its national programs specifically designed to support Associate and/or Deputy Deans of Graduate Research, HDR Directors or equivalent and other academics aspiring to senior graduate research portfolio roles. The ‘2022 ACGR Leadership Program’ was facilitated by experienced DDOGS and participants and aimed to develop a toolkit of… Continue Reading»

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‘Graduate Research in Context’ by Professor Susan Kinnear (recording)

September 2022

On 15 September 2022 ACGR delivered another of its national programs specifically designed to support Associate and/or Deputy Deans of Graduate Research, HDR Directors or equivalent and other academics aspiring to senior graduate research portfolio roles. The ‘2022 ACGR Leadership Program’ was facilitated by experienced DDOGS and participants and aimed to develop a toolkit of… Continue Reading»

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‘Researcher Integrity and Ethics in HDR’ webinar rescheduled

September 2022

Please note, the upcoming ACGR Webinar ‘Researcher Integrity and Ethics in HDR’ has been rescheduled due to a public holiday. The event will now be held on 21 October 2022. The updated details are as follows: ACGR Webinar 7 ‘Researcher Integrity and Ethics in HDR’ What can Deans and Directors of Graduate Research do to… Continue Reading»

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Members webinar – Interpreting the new RTP Internship Guidelines

February 2022

11 am AEDT on Wednesday 23rd  February Our first webinar for this year will address the “detail” in the recently released amendments to the Commonwealth Scholarship Guidelines supporting graduate research internships. Professor Justin Zobel will lead a discussion on how universities are responding to these implementation guidelines and what, if any, areas of concern still… Continue Reading»

ACGR Update

National Meeting Update

November 2021

At the conclusion of another successful national meeting, the November Update summarise the key learnings and initiatives that were addressed.

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Conflict of Interest – are you interested?

September 2021

ACGR’s next Member Webinar on October 1 will review and refine the proposed new Good Practice Guidelines on Disclosing and Managing Interest in Graduate Research Training ACGR originally published Conflict of Interest in Examination Guidelines in 2011. These have since been revised and used widely across the graduate research sector to guide processes to manage… Continue Reading»

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Celebrating the Impact of Graduate Research

July 2021

As our Graduate Research Impact Blog celebrates 12 months of sharing stories about the great work being achieved by research candidates and programs, ACGR has released a video showcasing the breadth and variety of the impact that this research has across our nation and internationally. Watch the video here

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Chief Scientist headlines Graduate Research Impact Webinar

July 2021

Special Event Our Impact Blog is celebrating its first 12 months of showcasing the advances in graduate research education and the quality of the programs and graduates that our universities have supported. Join ACGR and special guest speaker, Dr Cathy Foley, Australia’s Chief Scientist in a special webinar on Wednesday July 28th to explore how… Continue Reading»

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Support and training for the new and emerging Graduate Research Leaders

July 2021

  ACGR is delighted to present the another of its national programs specifically designed to support Associate and/or Deputy Deans of Graduate Research, HDR Directors or equivalent and other academics aspiring to senior graduate research portfolio roles. Participants may include: • DDOGS™ new to the role in 2021, and • Associate/Deputy Deans of Graduate Studies… Continue Reading»

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Record numbers attend national meeting

May 2021

Our first national meeting for 2021 was held on April 12 and has received very positive feedback from all those who attended. Members can view the recording of the meeting and access all of the presentations made here.

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ACGR 2021 Seminar/Workshop Program

February 2021

Following the success of last year’s program we have planned a series of online seminars/workshops that will available to you and your colleagues. Full details will be forthcoming but the dates are as follows – each session is tentatively planned for 11 am – 2 pm AEDT (please note the time difference in your location)… Continue Reading»

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Registrations for ACGR National Conference Now Open

September 2020

Our (COVID) need to convene our national meeting in November online has opened a Pandora’s Box of great opportunities for ACGR members. Empowered and informed by all of your responses to the survey that we conducted last month, your Executive Committee has put together a fabulous program which will be both practical and inspirational. We… Continue Reading»

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Australia’s Chief Scientist to Launch New ACGR Blog

June 2020

Places are still available to join us for the official launch of the Graduate Research Impact Blog this evening. Join Dr Alan Finkel as we celebrate the contributions that graduate researchers make to our nation. Register here now.

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New Webinar Series starts soon

April 2020

Starting on May 11, ACGR will run a series of short webinars to explore how our responses to COVID19 can shape opportunities and good practice in graduate research in our future  “new normal”. These free sessions will be targeted for ACGR members or their delegates (max 2 per institution) and follow a similar format to… Continue Reading»

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COVID 19 Seminars

March 2020

Two online seminars will be convened on Monday April 20 to share good practice and decide on next steps as we all seek to best manage and support our graduate research candidates and supervisors during this crisis. Registration is free and places limited. Details here.