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Monthly Research Drop-In Sessions for Arts, Design and Social Sciences Staff


Members of the ADSS Faculty Bidding Support Group have arranged research funding ‘Drop-In’ sessions for Arts, Design and Social Sciences staff to be regularly held in the Lipman Building, Room 026. These will be held on the first Wednesday afternoon of every month 2-3.30pm, with the first one this coming Wednesday, 2nd September. Members of…

Alona Welby

The European IPR Helpdesk is holding a free IP training event on 11-12 September in Oxford. Horizon 2020 stresses the importance of systematic IP exploitation strategies to protect innovation and to reap commercial and economic benefits from EU-funded research. Day 1 will focus on IP and innovation management aspects at the proposal phase and day 2 will look at practical issues of IP exploitation during and after the project, including best practice in capturing and assessing IP as well as successful commercialisation of research results. More info and registration details. 

Marie Curie individual fellowships events and training

EU flag at the European Parliament by European Parliament CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

There will be a European Commission training event on the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships (IF) on 10 June in Brussels. The event will be streamed online at: It will focus on the MSCA Individual Fellowships call (deadline 11 Sept) and the COFUND call (deadline 2 Oct) and it will run from 1-6pm UK time. It…

Alona Welby

There are still some places on the EU Funding Demystified workshop that we are running tomorrow from 2-4pm. This session is open to researchers from all disciplines and at all career stages and will focus on opportunities available in Horizon 2020 and the work programmes which detail the funding areas for the next two years. For further details and to sign up, see the HR Staff Researcher Development Programme.


AHRC Early Career Workshop in Cardiff, 1-3 July 2014- EOI’s for attendance sought

AHRC logo

Expressions of interest are being sought for attendance at workshops aimed at early career researchers looking to get involved with the AHRC ‘Connected Communities’ theme. This open call invites Early Career Researchers to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) to attend the Connected Communities Festival on 1st and 2nd July and a Research Development Workshop…

MSCA Individual Fellowships call open

Laboratories by SLU Madrid Campus CC BY-ND 2.0

Under Horizon 2020, the 2014 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowships call has been published with a deadline of 11th September. Individual Fellowships provide opportunities for academics to develop their knowledge and skills through international and intersectoral mobility. European Fellowships are held in EU Member States or Associated Countries and are open to researchers currently within and outside Europe.…

Researcher Development Programme at Sunderland- limited places!

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An event will shortly be held at the University of Sunderland for Early Career Researchers. The programme is titled  ‘The ‘Effective Researcher’ development programme’ and will be held on the 20th and 21st of March at Sunderland. Places are available to staff from all 5 North-East Universities, but only 8 places are available to each…

Learn How to Write Data Management Plans with Digital Curation Centre

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Researchers interested in submitting proposals which involve the creation or curation of digital outputs, e.g. an interactive website, an online database, will be increasingly aware that many research councils and other funders now require “data management plans” to be submitted alongside the main funding bid. These can be fairly daunting documents to tackle, especially for…

Bright Club Newcastle

Training Session 11 December 2013 12pm-14.00pm Centre for Life Book a place – E-mail “I laughed, I cried, I conquered. Bright club was simultaneously the most challenging and rewarding thing I have done to date” – Lauren Powell, Previous Performer If you’d like to disseminate your research in a unique and innovative way, perhaps…