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David Young

Leverhulme Trust have notified everyone that their online grant application and management system will be upgraded and therefore not available for applicants or grant holders for 10 days from 21st July. It will still be available for peer reviewers to add references during this period.

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CROS & PIRLS: There’s still time to participate

From Monday 13 March until Wednesday 31 May, Northumbria is participating in two biennial national surveys of researchers, the Careers in Research Online Survey (CROS) and the Principal Investigators and Research Leaders Survey (PIRLS). These surveys gather important, anonymous data about working conditions, career aspirations and career development opportunities for research staff and research leaders…

3 Minute Thesis Competition – Friday 19th May 2017

On Friday 19th May 2017 Northumbria are holding a 3 Minute Thesis competition. 3 Minute Thesis challenges doctoral candidates to present a compelling spoken presentation on their research topic and its significance to non-academics in just three minutes. The winner of this round will go on to a regional competition at the University of Sunderland on…

Research Active Staff – We Need Your Feedback!

From Monday 13 March until Wednesday 31 May, Northumbria is participating in two national surveys of researchers, the Careers in Research Online Survey (CROS) and the Principal Investigators and Research Leaders Survey (PIRLS). Those to which the surveys are applicable should have received an email from Professor George Marston. These surveys gather important, anonymous data…

Next week on the Academic Development and Research Training Programme

Developing research impact in funding bids Many funders, including the UK Research Councils and European Commission, ask applicants to address the likely impact of their research as part of the application for funding. This session will help participants think through the contribution that their research might make to the society or the economy and how…

Northumbria participates in national surveys of researchers

From Monday 13 March until Wednesday 31 May, Northumbria is participating in two biennial national surveys of researchers, the Careers in Research Online Survey (CROS) and the Principal Investigators and Research Leaders Survey (PIRLS). These surveys gather important, anonymous data about working conditions, career aspirations and career development opportunities for research staff and research leaders…