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Research Supervision Training: 23 April 2008 (12pm-2pm)

The aim of the seminar is to keep staff up to date with the QAA code of practice relating to PGR degree programmes and how we are complying with them. It is a great opportunity to meet, share and talk … Continue reading

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How to be an effective Researcher 18 & 19 March 2008

This a full 2 day course and is held in conjunction with UK Grad, Cardiff University and UWIC – and is designed for first and second year PhD students. The course will cover PhD project planning, effective working practices, research … Continue reading

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Overseas Research Student Awards 2008

To be eligible to apply for the award, students must be currently a self funding overseas student paying the oveseas tuition fee rate at the University of Glamorgan. Closing date for application is Friday 7 March 2008. The award is … Continue reading

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Research Examining: good practice seminar

*Wednesday 7 November 2007* The aim of the seminar is to define University procedures, regulations and the role of examiners for research degree awards, here at Glamorgan. Giving an overview of our compliance with the QAA Code of Practice, attendance … Continue reading

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ESRC Teaching and Learning Research Programme: Technology Enhanced Learning: Second Call

Outline applications are invited under the second call of the Teaching and Learning Research Programme’s Technology Enhanced Learning Phase (TLRP TEL). The aim of the call is to support innovative interdisciplinary research collaborations focusing on the creation, development and exploitation … Continue reading

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NESTA CALLS FOR SCIENCE’S FUTURE LEADERS AND INNOVATORS TO SIGN UP FOR COLLABORATION

NESTA is calling for talented early career researchers from across the world of science to enter its Crucible programme, which aims to stimulate innovation by bringing together up-and-coming researchers from different disciplines to develop new ideas and explore the wider potential … Continue reading

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Review of Research Policy HEFCW Consultation

Please find below a link to a pdf version of a consultation document from HEFCW, namely, Review of Research Policy reference W07/04HE. The circular invites comments on a revised statement of HEFCW’s research policy objectives and a broad supporting funding … Continue reading

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Congratulations…….

Congratulations to Professor Steve Hill from the Glamorgan Business School who is a partner in a successful ESRC bid for £445,000 led by the University of Strathclyde. The title of the project is "The Overall Impact of Higher Education Institutions on … Continue reading

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ORSAS 2007

Overeseas Research Student Awards Scheme 2007 Open to all Overseas research students who are self funding. Applications are invited for the ORSAS award 2007.  The only criteria for this award is outstanding merit and research potential.  The award can be … Continue reading

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Chairs of Viva

Good Practice Event for staff Monday 29 January 2007 12pm-2pm in the Glamorgan Business Centre The Research Office is organising this annual event for academic staff.  It will cover all aspects of acting as Independent Chair of Research Degree examinations. … Continue reading

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