Patter (blog): Troubleshooting research supervision

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Guest post on 'patter' - blog from Pat Thomson on research education and academic writing

Period3 Mar 2014

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  • TitleTroubleshooting research supervision
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletpatter (blog via
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionDrawing on primary research conducted into academic supervision with Honours students, this post presents reflections on what are seen as two core problems with thinking about and getting started with supervision, as well as suggesting some ways forward, which have been helpful in practice.
    Producer/AuthorCatherine Flynn and Kerry Brydon
    PersonsCatherine Flynn, Kerry Brydon


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