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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 [...]

Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia (Humanities & Social Sciences)

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Thursday 28 February, 13:45 – 17:00 (to be followed by a social and networking reception) This event for postgraduate research students and research staff will give you the opportunity to explore the range of career opportunities available within the humanities and social sciences beyond academia. Speakers from a range of employers, both public and private [...]

New Seminar Series: Demonstrating Research Impact

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Demonstrating Research Impact: University Graduate College Lunchtime Sessions The assessment of research impact is a new feature in the Research Excellence framework. Unlike previous years, the REF provides significant additional recognition where high quality research has contributed to the economy, society, public policy, culture, the environment, international development or quality of life. The University Graduate [...]

Voice of Humanities Conference: Call for Papers (deadline 1 Feb 13)

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Thursday 21 March 2013, Graduate Centre, Students’ Union, Cardiff University. Now in its eighth year, The Voice of Humanities is a popular interdisciplinary conference organised by postgraduate researchers within Cardiff University.  The aim of the conference is to provide Humanities-based Ph.D. students from Cardiff University and neighbouring institutions with the opportunity to discuss and present [...]

Cardiff PhD Students Successful in AHRC Student-Led Awards Competition

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Congratulations to Samuel Sequeira and Sara Sylvester, two of our PhD students, who were both successful in their respective applications to the Arts & Humanities Research Council for Student-Led Collaborative Skills Development Awards. Samuel Sequeira from ENCAP was awarded £2,920 for ‘Engaging with Diversity: Developing Skills in Public Engagement and Research Impact’. He received funding [...]

Afterlife of Heritage Research – Expressions of Interest

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

The ‘Afterlife of Heritage Research’ Project is funded by the Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and will be providing a number of training and development workshops and opportunities which will enable postgraduate research students and early career researchers from across the Humanities to identify, understand and ‘translate’ the benefits of their research into ‘real-life’ [...]