Training and development
A quality supervision experience is supported at Monash University through targeted delivery of training and professional development
Required Training for Accreditation & Registration
All Monash staff wishing to supervise Monash graduate research students are required to complete training to ensure currency in knowledge of the policies, processes, expectations and support mechanisms applicable to graduate research.
The required training for each supervision category is set out below.
Complete the Graduate Research Supervision: Registration module to become registered.
New accreditation applications requires training that consists of 2 parts:
- Graduate Research Supervision: Accreditation online module.
- GRS: Introduction to Graduate Research Supervision at Monash (Webinar). Note supervisors attending this workshop between Oct-Dec 2020 will be assigned the Accreditation online module as pre-work.
*Supervisors that completed the GRS: Introduction to Graduate Research Supervision at Monash between Jan 2019 – Sept 2020 will be considered to have met the full requirements of training for Accreditation.
Renewal of accreditation applications requires the completion of Graduate Research Supervision: Accreditation online module.
Access the online external module to support you in your role (coming soon)
Professional Development Program
Good practice workshops, masterclasses and online training modules are available to provide ongoing professional development of graduate research supervisors. All supervisors with current supervisions are expected to engage in ongoing professional development to support them in their role.
Register for any of our workshops by selecting from the list below.
Online modules, developed by Epiguem (UK-based company specialising in graduate research education) have been contextualised to Monash University.
Access any of the modules by selecting from the list below. Modules remain active in your myDevelopment Training Record until completed and can be accessed at anytime.
GRS: Supervising Doctoral Studies (ONLINE)
GRS: Attracting and selecting doctoral applicants (ONLINE)
GRS: Setting your candidate on the right course (ONLINE)
GRS: Continuing your supervisory development (ONLINE)
GRS: Issues in supervision (ONLINE)
GRS: Expectations and preparing for examination (ONLINE)