Northumbria Research Support

NERC Peer Review College: Call for Members

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The Natural Environment Research Council is currently recruiting members for its Peer Review College. The deadline to apply is 15th August 2016. College members provide peer review for individual grant applications and some also act as panel members and chairs. Both roles play a key part in the decision-making process for NERC funding. We are looking for members…

E&E Research Funding Weekly Drop-In Session: Tuesday 26th July, 2-5pm, Ellison A113

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Do you have a question about a research funding proposal or want to discuss ideas for funding your research? David Young (Research Funding and Policy Manager) and Andy Pearce (Pre-Award Coordinator) will be available on Tuesday 26th July between 2-5pm in Ellison Building A113 for any staff from the Faculty of Engineering and Environment to discuss research proposals in development or future…

Presentations from H2020 Societal Challenge 1: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing info day

Presentations from a recent EC info day on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 1: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing are available to watch on the event website. The first set of presentations cover ‘ICT for Health, Infectious Diseases, Personalised Medicine and Non-communicable Diseases’ and the second, ‘Regenerative Medicine and Advanced Therapies’. They give details of the 2017 calls, the rules of participation, key legal…

Alona Welby

The European Commission is holding an info day in Brussels on 23 September on the ‘Smart cities and communities’ calls of the 2016-2017 Horizon 2020 Work Programme ‘Cross-cutting activities’. Presentations will include details on the 2017 call and the application procedure. Registration is free of charge but essential in order to confirm your place.