Northumbria Research Support

News

Research funding and policy news

Northumbria Research Conference – EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS

conference

The conference this year will take place on Wednesday 20th May at City Campus East. All staff and postgraduate students are invited to submit abstracts to the conference mailbox by the extended deadline of 9th March 2015. A mix of presentations, posters, PechaKucha sessions and exhibitions will showcase and celebrate the breadth of the University’s excellent…

Sam King

Launching in Spring 2015, a pilot aimed at stimulating publishing in Open Access journals in Europe will provide funding to cover all or part of the costs of post-grant open access publishing arising from projects funded under the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7). The pilot forms part of the EU-funded OpenAIRE2020 project.

The €4m fund is aimed at European researchers to cover the costs of Open Access publishing for post grant FP7 publications.

Share

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

library

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,…

Apply here for Newton Advanced Fellowships

The British Academy, the Royal Society, and the Academy of Medical Sciences are calling for Newton Advanced Fellowship applications under the Newton Fund, which aims to develop long-term sustainable growth between its partner countries. The awards last for up to three years and are available to support researchers across the natural sciences including engineering, clinical or patient-oriented research,…

Bringing Research Impact to Life – staff session

impact

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…