International Journal for Researcher Development: Volume 2 Issue 2


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The scholarship of researcher development: mapping the terrain and pushing back boundaries

Linda Evans

This paper represents a written, expanded, version of a keynote address presented at the Vitae Researcher Development International Conference, at the midland Hotel, Manchester…


Towards a framework for research career development: An evaluation of the UK's Vitae Researcher Development Framework

Robert Bray, Stuart Boon

The purpose of this paper is to evaluate the use of a framework and planner for researcher development introduced into the United Kingdom in 2010 by Vitae: an organisation whose…


History researcher development and research capacity in Australia and New Zealand

Terry Evans, Ian Brailsford, Peter Macauley

The purpose of this paper is to present data and discussion on history researcher development and research capacities in Australia and New Zealand, as evidenced in analysis of…


Conceptualizing and encouraging critical creativity in doctoral education

Eva M. Brodin, Liezel Frick

The purpose of this paper is to provide a theoretical framework for conceptualizing critical and creative thinking within doctoral study and to illuminate the connecting and…


Student‐led research training within the PhD: “PhD experience” conferences

Theresa Mercer, Andrew Kythreotis, Carol Lambert, Gill Hughes

The purpose of this paper is to highlight the significance of student‐led initiatives in PhD development.

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2009 – 2016

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Emerald Publishing Limited

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