Category Archives: Effective supervision

Co-authoring with research students

For a long time I refused to consider publishing with my research students.  I worried that it was unethical.  That was for two main reasons.  First, I had seen some very bad practice indeed – such as supervisors insisting that … Continue reading

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Keeping track of developing doctoral writing

I don’t know about you, but I have a lot of research students, and all of them are part-time.  They have big day-jobs as teachers and lecturers, and so I only get to see them once every couple of months.  … Continue reading

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Effective questions in supervision

I tweeted a while ago to ask supervisors and students what they had found were the most useful questions to ask/be asked in supervision. So here are some suggestions from them and from me.  Please do add comments with any … Continue reading

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