Raise your research profile

As part of the Library's Influential Researcher offering, early career researchers and post graduate researchers can enrol on this face-to-face workshop. 

Workshop dates

Workshops will be held on the following dates. Please click the link to book your place via SuperSaas - you will need to register for a password if you are using this for the first time.

  • Dates for Autumn 2024 will be added shortly.

Workshop description

This workshop introduces the concept of a research profile and their importance within the research landscape. Through a series of practical activities, attendees will learn how to enhance their profile(s).  Topics include:

  • Creating connected profiles, using tools like ORCID and Pure
  • Using social media
  • Academic social networking
  • Being visual
  • Going open access
  • Taking other opportunities

This workshop and the Canvas course cover topics which primarily fall under  domain D2 of the Researcher Development Framework.


Early career researchers and post graduate researchers.


Our workshops and online courses are designed to be inclusive, catering for a wide range of disabilities. We provide accessible documents and a live transcript for online workshops as standard. Accessing the Main Library Training Room in person.

Please contact libraryresearchskills@contacts.bham.ac.uk if you have any additional support requirements, and we will be happy to provide assistance.

Further help

The Research Skills Team also offer one-to-one appointments and bespoke workshops


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