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Doctoral supervision

HEDC offers a range of support for supervisors. These include workshops on various aspects of supervision and one to one consultations. If you have any particular concerns with supervision, you are welcome to contact Associate Professor Vijay Mallan.


The purpose of these workshops are to support University of Otago doctoral supervisors. Research unequivocally shows that good supervisory practices are a major factor in determining both the success and quality of the doctoral research experience.

Each of the following workshops aims to provide guidance on enhancing supervisor practices in key aspects and processes of the supervision journey.

See the registration page for information or to register for an HEDC workshop