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Celebrating Researcher Success

Doctoral researcher to contribute to new summer school at Sussex for students with autism

Chris Girvan, a doctoral researcher in the School of Psychology featured in a Sussex Bulletin news story earlier this Spring, for his role in proposing the new Sussex Autistic Summer School (SASS).

Provided by the Widening Participation Team, the SASS will provide support to up to 20 new entrants to Sussex who have been diagnosed with an autistic spectrum disorder.

Find out more by reading the full Sussex news item.


Brighton & Sussex Medical School doctoral researcher wins portfolio competition

Congratulations to Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) doctoral researcher Sophie Robinson, who was named the winner of Research Media's PhD Portolio Competition in April. Sophie will receive prizes designed to raise the profile of her research.

Read the full Sussex news item.


Share your successes

If you have a story of doctoral researcher success to share, either an outcome for your own research or of a friend/colleagues, we would love to hear from you

Perhaps you, or a doctoral researcher at Sussex you know, has recently been awarded funding, received a special award or prize, given a high profile conference presentation, been mentioned in the media, had a paper published in an important journal, been involved in a public engagement activity….

If so, send us through the details so we can share and celebrate these successes in the next issue of Doctoral Connections

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