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Postgraduate Advocacy Service

Postgraduate Advocacy and Policy Officers are experts on Uni policy, and advocate on behalf of Usyd postgrads to improve your rights and research conditions. 

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SUPRA Legal Service employs solicitors who can assist with a wide range of legal issues, from intellectual property to contracts, as well as visas and migration law.

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12 weeks paid partner leave for HDR RTP students

12 weeks paid partner leave for HDR RTP students

All HDRs on stipends (RTP, UPA, SISS) who are new parents can now access 12 weeks of paid leave over the course of their HDR candidature. SUPRA has been working with the University to increase the paid leave available under the ‘partner’ leave provisions, and to...

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2021 Supervisor of the Year award winners announced

2021 Supervisor of the Year award winners announced

On Wednesday 1 December, in perfect weather, and after a second year disrupted by Covid 19 and faculty restructures, SUPRA Co-President Yige Peng welcomed about a hundred guests to 2021’s SUPRA Supervisor of the Year (SOTY) awards night, at The Courtyard Restaurant....

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Philament journal

We support Philament, a journal of innovative scholarship by postgrad researchers and early-career academics.

Supervisor of the Year

Our annual Supervisor of the Year Awards recognise outstanding postgraduate research supervisors.

HDR Grad Post

We publish quarterly HDR editions of our newsletter, Grad Post. Read the latest edition here, and browse past editions.

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