Graduate Research

Support and important links for Graduate Research students

All information is valid for enrolled SPHPM Graduate Research students only

SPHPM Graduate Research Handbook
For all questions, first consult this handbook that you were given at induction. Then if necessary, contact Kathryn Daly (, SPHPM Graduate Research Administrator.

Coursework Units
See the Coursework Unit section of the SPHPM Graduate Research Handbook for full details.
Download the Course Guideview timetables, semester dates , to enrol / discontinue complete Adding / Discontinuing Coursework Units Form from the Graduate Research Forms below. All Coursework Units enrolled in via this form will appear on your transcript. Census dates apply for withdrawing from Coursework Units Academic penalties apply for withdrawal after census dates.

Graduate Research Forms
Send all paper forms requiring Level 1 recommendation to Kathryn Daly (, not Monash Graduate Education or John McNeil.

Graduate Research Handbooks

LabArchives NEW
All new FMNHS Graduate Research students commencing from 1 January 2016 and their respective supervisors are required to adopt the use of LabArchives to replace their paper notebooks. See FMNHS Postgraduate Resources and / or contact ELN Support Team on

Milestone Reviews

Professional Development
See the Professional Development section of the SPHPM Graduate Research Handbook for full details. Events are also listed in the SPHPM HDR Calendar below.

Graduate Researcher Development
Activities run by Monash Graduate Education (optional for all SPHPM students) – enrol in activities via myDevelopment.

Ian Potter Library (Alfred)
Monthly training classes in EndNote, Medline, EMBASE, CINAHL, Cochrane Library and general library orientation.

Monash Library Research and Learning Skills Seminars
See also SPHPM HDR calendar below for drop in Writing Group and Shut up and Write events.

SPHPM Short Courses
FREE Ethics and Good Research Practice and Intro to Stata.
FREE* Qualitative Methods *for those with qualitative or mixed methods projects.

SPHPM Thesis Catalogue (1974 – ) NEW
Links to abstract / full thesis where available.
The SPHPM Graduate Research Thesis Library is located outside John McNeil's Office, Level 6, The Alfred Centre. The key is available from the SPHPM Graduate Research Coordinator or Administrator.

Student Representatives & PD meetings

Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition

 RoleName Contact Information
SPHPM Graduate Research Coordinator Dr Elizabeth Douglas  x 30168
Kathryn Daly  SPHPM Graduate Research Administrator Kathryn Daly  x 30276