HDR student orientation

Orientation Session

The Higher Degree Research Orientation Session is an essential milestone for each HDR candidate. Orientation provides the opportunity to gain important information to successfully start your research journey at UOW. Candidates attending the HDR orientation session will hear from the Dean of Graduate Research and representatives from the Library, Support Services and the Wollongong University Postgraduate Association.

  • Date: Spring 2021 HDR Orientation will be held on Monday 19 July 2021
  • Location: Online. Please register to obtain details

Register for the HDR Orientation

Registrations close 16 July 2021


For further information about HDR Student Orientation please contact the Graduate Research School:

E: graduate-research-school@uow.edu.au 
T: (02) 4221 5452

HDR student orientation is compulsory

The program

The HDR Orientation Session will be recorded and materials will be available on the GRS Moodle site.


Waiting room opens to candidates


Welcome and introduction to UOW and the Graduate Research School

Professor Clive Baldock – Dean of Graduate Research


Getting started

Associate Professor Honglin Chen – Associate Dean Graduate Research


Managing your candidature

Erin Smith, Scholarships & Compliance Coordinator


Library Services

Adrienne Corradini - Learning and Engagement Librarian


Support Services

Jacinta McNamara - Student Academic Success and Partnerships


Wollongong University Postgraduate Association (WUPA)

Yannan Li