Making connections with other researchers, whether professionally or socially, is an invaluable opportunity while at Oxford; but it may not be easy if you're working on your own, or just within your group, focusing on your specific area of research. The University offers a range of mechanisms to help you make these connections both within and outside your department.
- Oxford Research Staff Society (OxRSS) connects researchers from across the University socially and professionally
- Many departments have their own researcher societies, networks or committees
- Some departments and divisions have set up mentoring schemes for research staff
Other Oxford networks
There are other networks that provide links beyond the research community, such as: