Northumbria Research Support

Guidance

Guidance, advice and analysis on specific research funding issues.

E&E Research Funding Drop-In Session: 3rd March, 2-5pm, Pandon 217

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Do you have a question about a research funding proposal or want to discuss ideas for funding your research? Barry Errington (Business Development Manager), Andy Pearce (Pre-Award Coordinator) and I will be available on Tuesday, 3rd March, between 2-5pm in Pandon Building 217 *PLEASE NOTE THE ROOM CHANGE!* for any staff from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment to discuss…

ESRC Research Seminars and Strategic Networks Competition 2015-16

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The ESRC has published the 2015-16 call for research seminars and strategic networks for groups of academic researchers, postgraduate students and non-academic users for different organisations. Seminar groups meet regularly around a theme and strategic networks, which are new to this call, will aim to generate innovative, interdisciplinary collaborations. There are a number of thematic…

The University Library are running Researcher Development Week from 2nd – 6th March

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This is a guest post by Michelle Walker, Research Support Librarian. This programme of workshops has been designed to support the development of knowledge, core competencies and transferable skills identified in Vitae’s Researcher Development Framework (RDF) www.vitae.ac.uk/rdf as the key elements of a successful researcher. The workshops include: Keeping up to date with new research,…

Bringing Research Impact to Life – staff session

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Why not sign up to attend this informative one hour session run by Lucy Jowett, Research Impact Manager (RBS) on Tuesday 3rd March 2015, 12 – 1pm, City Campus? The session will encourage researchers from all disciplines and at various career stages, to actively think about how they will achieve excellence with impact and detail the support…

E&E Research Funding Drop-In Session: 17th February, 2-5pm, Ellison D106

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Do you have a question about a research funding proposal or want to discuss ideas for funding? Barry Errington (Business Development Manager), Andy Pearce (Pre-Award Coordinator) and I will be available on Tuesday, 17th February, between 2-5pm in Ellison D106 for any staff from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment to discuss research proposals in development or future funding opportunities. You…

Business and Law Research Funding Drop-In next week

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We’re holding our next research funding drop-in for the Faculty of Business and Law on Wednesday 18 February between 2-3.30pm. Louise Wyers (Pre-Award Coordinator) and I (Research Funding and Policy Manager) will be available in the CCE1 staff room on the ground floor to discuss draft research proposals or any ideas for future funding opportunities. You…

Training Event for ECR’s – ‘How to be an effective researcher’ 5th + 6th March

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The University of Sunderland is running a course for Early Career Staff on what makes an effective researcher on the 5th/6th March 2015. The course is offered to staff across the 5 North East Universities, and Northumbria has 8 places available on a first come, first served basis. The course uses group activities to consider…