Presentation on theme: "Research supervision for professional doctorate students Dr NJ Lee www.ihscr.salford.ac.uk."— Presentation transcript:
Research supervision for professional doctorate students Dr NJ Lee www.ihscr.salford.ac.uk
Information Services Division Presentation Outline 1.The professional doctorate context 2.Findings from a TLQIS project 3.Discussion at national conference workshop 4.Professional doctorate network 5.Where next?
Information Services Division The professional doctorate context Park (2007) Defining the doctorate Powell and Long (2005) European Universities Association (2005) Lunt (2006) Tennant (2004) Evans et al (2005) Green (2005) Marion et al (2003)
Information Services Division Emerging Issues Different process, same destination or not? Different student audience Lack of clarity, understanding? Doctorates are for Academics? Original knowledge OR training/managing research? Professional or research knowledge?
Information Services Division TLQIS Project Evans (1998, 1997) Heath (2005) Kemp (2004) Boucher and Smyth (2004)
Information Services Division TLQIS - Methods Used Ethical Approval Group discussion, students and supervisors One to one discussion/challenges… National workshop
Information Services Division Themes developed to date Supervisor style Pragmatism Broken discourse/Independence Broken discourse/Facilitative Partnership and equality Posturing Integration of ‘taught’ and research Professional issues Capacity building
Information Services Division Where do we go from here?