Northumbria Research Support

Save the Date: MSCA ITN 2019 UK Information Events

In its capacity as National Contact Point for the Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA), the UK Research Office (UKRO), will hold two free information events for organisations interested in applying to the 2019 MSCA Innovative Training Networks (ITN) call: London, 10 October; and York, 12 October. Registration to the York event is now open, and registration…

European Brokerage Event on Fight against crime and terrorism 2019 – 2nd October 2018

An information day, brokerage event and workshop for those interested in the upcoming Horizon 2020 calls related to the fight against crime and terrorism will be held in Paris on 2 October 2018. The event will focus on: Security for smart and safe cities, including for public spaces (SU-INFRA02-2019); Understanding the drivers of cybercriminality, and new methods…

Invitation to Royal Society Grants Promotion Event 6th Sept in Newcastle

You are invited to a Royal Society grants promotion visit on the 6th of September, hosted at Newcastle University (and open to academics at Northumbria, Durham, Teesside, Sunderland Universities) Within this session you will gain: insight into the range of grants, awards and fellowships the Royal Society supports perspectives  from current Royal Society Research Fellows…

Two FREE Science Writing Workshops in Newcastle, 15th August – a chance to enhance your skills…

Workshop by Heinrich-Boll-Stiftung CC BY-SA 2.0

…In digital communications to find out about social media as a pathway to impact and how to optimise your tweets, and to get the best out of communicating by newsletter. Join Professor Mark Reed (Fast Track Impact) and Anne Liddon (Science Communications Manager, Newcastle University) on Wednesday, 15 August 2018 The Digital Academic from 13.00…

Global Challenges Summit 2018. “NGOs – why work with academics?”

The Global Challenges Summit 2018, co-hosted by Northumbria, Newcastle and Durham Universities, held yesterday (26th July) was hugely informative, inspiring and exceptional for sharing perspectives and making new contacts. Northumbria’s very own Matt Bailie-Smith hosted an insightful informal ‘sofa-style’ session ‘Thinking Across Sectors’ with guests from NGOs and consultants working in international development, based on…

PhD opportunities available in collaboration with North East businesses

Are you interested in a funded PhD to start 1st October, working on exciting research in collaboration with regional businesses? Check out the range of Intensive Industrial Innovation Projects funded by the European Regional Development Fund. Topics range from exploring the implications of smart devices on ageing at home to investigating the use of building information…

Global Challenges Summit – 24 July ‘Working together for international development’

Northumbria, Newcastle and Durham Universities are holding a Global Challenges Summit on Tuesday 24 July 2018 (full programme and details to follow shortly) on the theme, ‘Working together for international development’. The summit is for academics actively engaged in research on international development as well as those interested in developing their research in this area. The summit will have a…