Research Skills: Responsibility
Responsibility - skills required of excellent PhD or doctoral students
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12 November 2010
An excellent researcher at doctoral or PhD level:
- Gradually takes complete responsibility for own project and own well-being; develops independence.
Looking ahead, a doctoral student can aim to become an excellent early-career researcher who:
- Takes responsibility for own and others’ projects (students and less experienced colleagues).
- Delegates in a responsible way.
- Is alert to the needs for well-being of others.
Note: These skills are identified in the UK Researcher Development Framework – where they appear as B1.6 Personal qualities: responsibility