• Meet with your advisory team to discuss your project and to establish expectations (of both you and your advisor/s) for your candidature. There is an “Expectations Survey” that can be used to assist in this discussion: you and your advisor/s should each fill out the form independently prior to your meeting.
  • Set up a regular meeting schedule with your advisor/s
  • Familiarize yourself with the Faculty RHD milestones, including the compulsory 3 month review
  • Discuss ethical clearance for your project with your advisor/s, if applicable. Students generally require clearance from both UQ and the relevant hospital.
  • Attend a FoM induction session (compulsory) - this will provide Faculty-specific information about RHD milestones, library resources for students, statistical support provided, IT services, research integrity, and intellectual property considerations. See below for dates and locations:
    • RQ1 – Herston – Thursday 16th Feb, 9am – 12 noon (UQCCR Auditorium)
    • RQ2 – TRI – Thursday 18th May, 9am – 12 noon (Rm 2007, TRI)
    • RQ3 – Herston – Thursday 17th Aug, 9am – 12 noon (UQCCR Auditorium)
    • RQ4 – TRI – Thursday 16th Nov, 9am – 12 noon (Rm 2007, TRI)
  • Attend a Graduate School International Student Orientation (compulsory for international students)
  • Attend a Graduate School Orientation (compulsory for ALL students)