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#arma2012: Using Social Media in Research Support

Most of us have now returned from this year’s ARMA conference (apart from those who’ve bravely stayed on another few days for the PraxisUnico conference). A full write-up will follow, but in short the event was largely excellent: I attended several exceptionally interesting and useful workshops, made new connections with colleagues across the sector, and…

Major AHRC Funding Success for Northumbria

Northumbria University recently received notification of four successful AHRC Fellowships awarded in the last round of the competition, worth over £233,000 in total. This is a major achievement particularly given that there were only 73 awarded nationally. Here’s more on the story from the Comms team: The fellowships form the largest ever award package for…

Preparing for ARMA 2012

A few of us from RBS are heading down to Southampton tonight for this year’s Association of Research Managers and Administrators conference, subtitled “Making a Difference!”. Taking place over 12th-13th June, the conference provides an opportunity to hear from our peers on a range of topics related to research management, from ways to improve pre-award…

Research Professional gets a new look

The new version of the Research Professional site went live at the end of May. If you haven’t yet checked it out, I suggest you do so. I think it’s a significant improvement, certainly in terms of speed but also simplicity of layout in comparison to the previous incarnation. We’ll be running some Finding Research…