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Call for presenters for a Social Media Research Conference to be held in Newcastle Business School on Wednesday 6 May 2015

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This is a guest post from Raffaele Filieri, Senior Lecturer in Marketing at Newcastle Business School. I am running a Social Media research event in Newcastle Business School to bring together people from different disciplines with research interests in social media and digital communications. The main aim of the event is to get a better…

Finding Research Funding on Thursday 12 March

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As part of the HR Researcher Development Programme, we are running a bite-size session next week on “Finding Research Funding“. The session will be held on Thursday 12 March from 12-1. You will learn how to  search for and find funding opportunities which match your research interests quickly and efficiently using Research Professional, a comprehensive online…

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…

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…

Support and Funding for ECRs

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We’re running a bite-size session called “Support and Funding for ECRs” on Wed 28th January from 12-1 as part of the HR Researcher Development Programme. This is open to any interested members of staff, particularly those who are in the early stages of a research career or are new to Northumbria. The session will introduce key…

Alona Welby

UKRO is running two information and proposal writing events on the 2015 ERC Advanced Grants call. The sessions will be held at Newcastle University on Monday 23 February and at King’s College on Thursday 26 February. Participation is free but places are limited so register quickly if you are interested. The call is expected to open on the 2 February with a likely deadline of 2 June. More info from UKRO. If you are considering applying to this call, please contact your faculty’s Research Funding and Policy Manager for support.

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Alona Welby

The European Commission is planning an info day in Brussels on the 2nd February. It will focus on the Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) and Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) dimension of the ICT-related Horizon 2020 calls with deadlines in 2015. Further info, including a draft programme and the EC’s background note on the RRI and SSH is available here.

On the following day, 3rd February, there will be a workshop on RRI and SSH in the ICT-related parts of the work programmes for 2016-17.

Both events will be web streamed. The link will be provided here in the next few weeks.

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