East Midlands Doctoral Network (EMDoc) PGR Conference

The registration for the 2018 East Midlands Doctoral Network (EMDoc) Postgraduate Research Conference is now open. The conference will take place on Wednesday 19th September 2018 at Bishop Grosseteste University, Lincoln.

The University of Derby is part of the East Midlands Doctoral Network (EMDoc), which consists of nine universities within the East Midlands region. Together we are united in our missions to share best practice, resources and insights into postgraduate research, as well as providing opportunities for collaboration and networking amongst the organisations’ students. Every year EMDoc provides the opportunity for students from all organisations to participate and attend an EMDoc conference.

The EMDoc PGR Conference is a great opportunity for you to discuss and promote your research as well as meet and network with other PGR students from around the East Midlands.

Sixteen University of Derby PGR students will be presenting their work at the EMDoc Conference:

Oral Presentations: Bilal Akbar, Nigel Martin, Dana Abu Omar, Jane Penny, Emma Pope,  Zohreh Soleimani, Sukhraj Singh Takhar, Aimee Whitton, Paul Wrigley.

Poster Presentations: Ivana Babicova, Alexandra Karousi, William Neil, Hannah Valenzuela.

3MT Presentations: Deborah Owen, Kiran Singh, Charitos Zapitis.

The full conference programme and booking form can be found here


A bus from the University of Derby (Kedleston Road) to/from Bishop Grosseteste University will be arranged. If you wish to be included in the transport arrangements, please complete this form by Friday 24 August. Please note that places for the bus are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.