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CALL FOR DELEGATES for Spotlight on Social Sciences Conference – 15 April

Friday, March 28, 2014

Spotlight on Social Sciences Tuesday 15 April 2014 CALL FOR DELEGATES Postgraduate researchers are invited to attend the 7th annual “Spotlight on Social Sciences” conference, showcasing current research in the social and economic sciences. This is a conference for postgraduate researchers, developed by postgraduate researchers. It therefore offers excellent experience of being in a supportive [...]

CALL FOR PAPERS: Spotlight on Social Sciences Conference – DEADLINE EXTENDED to 7 March

Friday, February 28, 2014

Spotlight on Social Sciences Tuesday 15 April 2014 A Conference and Poster Competition for Postgraduate Researchers at Cardiff University and Neighbouring Institutions Would you like the opportunity to present your research in an open, friendly and informal environment? Then look no further than the Spotlight on Social Sciences Conference. The conference is a student-led, interdisciplinary [...]

Mock Viva (Humanities and Social Sciences) – 20 May

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Mock Viva (Humanities and Social Sciences) Tuesday 20 May, 17:00 -19:00 Hadyn Ellis Building Lecture Theatre This entertaining event aims to de-mystify the PhD viva by providing an example of a ‘good viva’ and a ‘bad viva’. A team of staff will take on the roles of Chairman of Examiners, Internal Examiner, External Examiner, PhD [...]

Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia (Humanities/Social Sciences) – 6 December

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia (Humanities/Social Sciences) Friday 6 December, 13:45 – 17:00 (to be followed by a cheese and wine reception) This event for postgraduate research students and research staff provides an opportunity to explore a range of career opportunities available within the humanities and social sciences beyond academia. Speakers from various employers, both [...]

ESRC Future Research Leaders Scheme Briefing Session – Friday 21 June

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Friday 21 June, 10.00- 11.00 Room 0.85, Glamorgan Building Do you have less than 4 years post-doctoral experience or will you be submitting your PhD before September/October 2014? Do you have what it takes to be a future research leader, and can you demonstrate your potential as an outstanding early career Social Scientist? If your [...]

CALL FOR DELEGATES for Translations Conference – 27 & 28 June

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Call for Delegates Translations: Exchange of Ideas An Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference June 27th – 28th 2013, Cardiff University Keynote Speakers: Dr Eileen Brennan (St Patrick’s College, Dublin City University) Dr Elizabeth Wren-Owens (Cardiff University) Doctoral researchers from the humanities and social sciences are invited to attend this interdisciplinary postgraduate conference that explores the concept of [...]

Mock PhD Viva (Sciences) – Tuesday 30 April

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Tuesday 30 April 2013, 16:00 -18:00 Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Bute Building This entertaining event aims to de-mystify the PhD viva by providing an example of a ‘good viva’ and a ‘bad viva’. A team of staff from the sciences will take on the roles of Chairman of Examiners, Internal Examiner, External Examiner, PhD Candidate [...]

Call for Committee Members for Interdisciplinary Conference

Friday, February 15, 2013

Cardiff University postgraduate researchers across all Schools are invited to join a student committee to develop and deliver an interdisciplinary University forum on the built environment to be held in 2013. The working title for this event is ‘Interdisciplinary Conference on the Built Environment: Society, Sustainability, Environment and Economy’. Funding for this event has been [...]

CALL FOR DELEGATES for Spotlight on Social Sciences Conference – 15 April

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Spotlight on Social Sciences Tuesday 15 April 2014 CALL FOR DELEGATES Postgraduate researchers are invited to attend the 7th annual “Spotlight on Social Sciences” conference, showcasing current research in the social and economic sciences. This is a conference for postgraduate researchers, developed by postgraduate researchers. It therefore offers excellent experience of being in a supportive [...]

British Science Association Media Fellowships

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Do you want to put science in the headlines? If you do then the British Science Association Media Fellowships are for you. Experience first-hand how science is reported by spending 3-6 weeks on a summer placement with a press, broadcast or online journalist such as the Guardian, The Times or BBC. You will: Produce well [...]