PGR Corner is where you can find out more about our PhD students at Birmingham City University, and current students can find out more about our postgraduate student network, PGRNet.
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Emily Sharp is a PhD researcher based in the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences (HELS) in the School of Education.
Emily talks about her research, in which she is looking at voice in teaching, specifically the risk factors for voice problems in teachers in England.
The City North PGR Hub
At City North Campus there is a dedicated research facility for our PhD students.
The PGR (Postgraduate Research) Hub, based on the third floor of Baker Building, provides a number of resources for research students and their supervisors including room for flexible working, seminars and meetings, as well as a social space. All research students from all faculties are welcome to use the facility at any time.
Opening hours at PGR Hub:
Monday 7am - 9pm
Tuesday 7am - 9pm
Wednesday 7am - 9pm
Thursday 7am - 9pm
Friday 7am - 9pm
Saturday 8am - 4pm
Sunday 8am - 4pm
PGRNet is the Postgraduate Research Network at the University, and we work hard to improve postgraduate experience and represent postgraduate research students at Research Committee level. We hold regular events and workshops for our PGR community, follow us on social media and visit our iCity page regularly to keep up to date.