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Bookings now open for Staff and PGR training programmes

Exciting news! Bookings are now open for our Staff and Postgraduate Research Student training programmes. Academic Development and Researcher Training programme (Staff)  The programme is mapped against the Vitae Researcher Development Framework and supports academic staff in four key areas: Knowledge and intellectual abilities Personal effectiveness Research governance and organisation Engagement, influence and impact Sessions…

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Public Affairs and Media Training Opportunity for EPSRC-Funded Researchers

EPSRC is currently advertising an opportunity to apply for a place on a Public Affairs and Media Training course to run on 3rd – 4th October 2017: https://www.epsrc.ac.uk/funding/calls/risemakingconnections/ RISE: Making Connections will: Provide the opportunity for EPSRC researchers to make connections across a range of Stakeholders to help promote EPS to a wider audience Support…

Interested in training on the University’s Globelynx media system?

Northumbria’s Marketing Department is holding a series of workshops in May on the Globelynx media system that the University recently acquired. This is a high definition camera on campus allowing academics to be interviewed easily and quickly by national and international broadcasters. The workshops will be held in the Globelynx room – Lipman 014, City Campus – and…

Next week on the Academic Development and Research Training Programme

Ethics Online demonstration A demonstration of the new Online Research Ethics and Governance Approval System. The system enables staff and students to submit their project for ethics approval at any time, from any campus, as well as track their application through the process. 11:00am – 12:00pm, Monday, April 24, 2017 Examining a Doctorate This session is…

Training Opportunity – Personal Resilience Workshop – June 2017

We have two exciting new workshops coming up on Personal Resilience. Resilience refers to an individual’s capacity to adapt positively to pressure, setbacks and challenges and maintain performance and effectiveness. Personal resilience is essential to enable an individual to deal with such challenges as those experienced in current workplaces and study settings whilst maintaining their…

Next week on the Academic Development and Research Training Programme

Faculty Ethics Training – Engineering and Environment Each Faculty provides training on research ethics led by the Faculty Research Ethics Directors. The training covers not only the process of ethical approval at Northumbria for research projects, but is grounded in the principle of informed consent. Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 2:00pm – 4:00pm   Faculty Ethics Training –…