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Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Summer Programme 2016

We have received  information from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science about their summer research programme. This is open to research students who hold a UK passport. If interested read on … The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), … Continue reading

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Innovation Initiative Grants

Innovation Initiative Grants (IIGs) offer up to £5ooo to support new initiatives in teaching, research and student support. They are financed by alumni of the University, via donations to the Edinburgh Fund, and are open to permanent members of staff and … Continue reading

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Chemical Sciences Research in Scotland

– you’re Simply the Best……   …..Better than All the Rest….(well most of them anyway).   One of my colleagues, Deborah Fowlis, writes a blog for chemistry students at the University of Edinburgh.  She recently posted on chemical sciences research … Continue reading

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Careers in Social Research and Informal Networking Evening

If you are interested in exploring opportunities for a career in social research in the voluntary, private or public sector then you may be interested in the event below being held at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. The Social … Continue reading

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30 tips for successful academic research and writing

Originally posted on This Sociological Life:
Next month I am running a workshop on academic publishing for early career academics. As part of preparing for the workshop I jotted down some ideas and tips to share with the group which…

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Researcher careers and mobility

I was at a conference in Dublin last month on ‘Researcher Careers and Mobility‘.  It was organised by the Irish Presidency of the European Commission and there were participants – researchers, policy makers, senior academics, industry representatives –  from across … Continue reading

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