Embarking on your PhD? Make it the best start

A Research Adviser sitting next to a student, in conversation while looking at a laptopWhether you’re new to the University of Auckland or you’ve been here since your undergraduate days, it can be difficult to know where to begin with a doctoral research project.

Meet with a Research Services Adviser

Our friendly and knowledgeable Research Services Advisers can:

  • Show you how to get the best out of Libraries and Learning Services resources.
  • Share time-saving tips and shortcuts when searching for literature and other data.
  • Provide advice on the best ways to manage large volumes of information.
  • Explain how to build your research profile for networking and collaboration opportunities.
  • Guide you through publishing options, including open access, and much more.

Book a consultation with a Research Services Adviser today.

Attend a doctoral candidates workshop

These practical sessions provide opportunities to work on your provisional year goals, meet other doctoral candidates and your Research Services Adviser, and build your support community.

Book your place at these popular workshops:

Provisional Year Essentials

Literature reviews

Research data

View the full list of Doctoral workshops.

We look forward to supporting you through your PhD journey.

Research Services Team