Are you ready? Benchmarking your career - tools and insights

Course description

How do you know if you are ready to start applying for grants? Should you apply for that promotion in the next round?

While demonstrated grant funding success is increasingly necessary for employment and continued employment in Australian universities, how do you know when your track record is good enough to be competitive? How can you be confident in applying for promotion in the next round? This session will look at ways that you can benchmark your career, and show you the tools available to you to check that you are on track and help you stay on track.

BYO device (laptop or tablet preferred - phones are not ideal)

Flinders’ Research Community based in rural and remote locations will be able to access and participate in the workshop. Please indicate if you are from a rural or remote location when enrolling or contact Kirsty de Ruyter at

Type of course



Katherine Howard

Who should attend

  • Early Career Researcher
  • HDC
  • Research support staff

What you will learn

  • How to determine your readiness for competitive applications
  • How to benchmark your research against others in your field, both nationally and internationally using both InCites and Scopus databases

Upcoming events

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