Support for doctoral researchers who teach

Support and training to help you develop, connect and make the most of your time as a PGR who teaches.

Teaching during a research degree can be a rewarding experience. It can enhance your skillset and help you prepare for your future career. Teaching roles are advertised at school level. More information can be found via HR.
There are a range of training and resources available to support you as a PGR who teaches.

Teaching development for PGRs

Teaching development for PGRs is provided by the Bristol Institute for Learning and Teaching (BILT). Visit their dedicated PGR website pages for further information about training and development opportunities. This includes the Introduction to HE teaching at Bristol course, which PGRs are required to engage in when they begin to teach. BILT also offers optional further teaching development for PGRs.

Digital teaching tools and practices

The Digital Education Office offer webinars, online resources and drop-ins on their Training and Support website pages. These are designed to support you in your use of digital teaching tools.

Teaching as a transferable skill

Watch Dr Bryony Enright of the Careers Service share expert advice on career options for PGRs who teach.

Digital Education Office

Find training and support for digital teaching tools and practices.


The Bristol Institute for Learning and Teaching (BILT) provides training, resources and opportunities specifically for PGRs who teach.

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