This Conference aims to enhance the research experience and enrich the intellectual climate for our research candidates.
It also aims to provide effective management of the HDR milestone requirements. The Conference comprises 3 days of HDR Milestone Reviews (20 – 22 June) and a Professional Development Day (23 June).
Opening Keynote Address: Importance of Contribution, Theory and Method in Good Research,
Professor Niamh Brennan, Michael MacCormac Professor of Management, Quinn School of Business, University College Dublin.
We look forward to approximately 75 candidates presenting their significant milestone reviews.
Professor Niamh Brennan
Professor Niamh Brennan, UCD College of Business, University College Dublin A first class honours Science graduate of University College Dublin, Prof Niamh Brennan qualified as a chartered accountant with KPMG, holds a PhD from the University of Warwick and is a Chartered Director with the Institute of Directors (London). Prof Brennan is Michael MacCormac Professor of Management at University College Dublin and Academic Director of the UCD Centre for Corporate Governance. She has published widely on Financial Reporting, Corporate Governance and Forensic Accounting in journals such as the Accounting Auditing.
The Professional Development Day will feature the following valuable sessions presented by local and international experts:
- Celebrating Student Success
- AMSI Internship
- A* publications
- Presentation Skills with Professor Margaret Heffernan OAM
- Relaxation Tips with RMIT Fitness
- PhD Horizons Panel discussion
- Abstract Writing Workshop with the popular Carla Taines (EOI process)
- Action Learning Session 'Importance of Contribution, Theory and Method in Good Research' with Professor Niamh Brennan