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Tuesday, November 26, 2013

The University Graduate College is pleased to announce that the schedule of 2013-14 student-led conferences has now been finalised: Voice of Humanities: Thursday 20 March 2014 Spotlight on Social Sciences: Tuesday 15 April 2014 Speaking of Science: Thursday 8 May 2014 Postgraduate researchers are invited to join the committees managing each of these conferences. Administrative [...]

Bookings open for ‘Wales: Doing things Differently?’ Student Conference – 15 November

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Friday 15 November 2013 – Glamorgan Building, Cardiff University This one day PGR-led conference aims to bring together researchers across Wales who are engaging with topics relevant to contemporary policy-making in Wales. The morning session will consist of two panels on research and dissemination respectively, outlining the opportunities and tools available for these activities for [...]

Apply for iSolve now – Deadline 30 October

Friday, October 25, 2013

iSolve is a programme for Postgraduates and Researchers that immerses you in how the commercial side of research, and how you can do it yourself. This is your opportunity to be part of a real-life research project and help researchers see the commercial potential in their research. Fill our and send in the application form [...]

CALL FOR PAPERS: Re-imagining Society through a Socio-Legal Lens Conference – Deadline 18 November

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Re-imagining Society through a Socio-Legal Lens Conference – 16 December 2013 Call for Papers and Registration Open What does it mean to conduct socio-legal research? How do we conceptualise this term and research the field? These are some of the questions that will be addressed at the ‘Re-imagining Society through a Socio-Legal Lens’ conference, funded [...]

CALLING ALL RESEARCHERS! Great opportunity to engage with BBC Wales/S4C’s Flagship Innovation Programme

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

HE Connected Studio is an initiative designed to develop a new and vibrant research agenda in collaboration with BBC Wales, S4C and Creative Businesses. Cardiff University can nominate up to 10 early career academics or Masters/PhD researchers to participate in the Creative Studio day on Wednesday 27 November 2013. Participation will help researchers to discover: [...]

Need a place to study? Apply for Researcher Space now!

Monday, October 7, 2013

Six spaces have become available in the Researchers’ Room in the Hadyn Ellis Building. The workspace includes a desk, lockable overhead storage cabinets, and an under desk storage cabinet as well as a networked computer. Priority for allocation will be to doctoral researchers who are writing up. To see our policies and apply for a [...]

Funding for Interdisciplinary Activities – Do you have a bright idea?

Monday, September 30, 2013

Do you have an idea for an interdisciplinary project that will engage other postgraduate research students at Cardiff University? Then why not apply for funding and receive up to £1,000. The University Graduate College now offers a rolling programme so you can submit an application at your convenience. Please visit our Funding for Interdisciplinary Activities [...]

Cumberland Colloquia – Proposals invited

Friday, September 6, 2013

An opportunity for Early Career Researchers to run a fully-mentored colloquium Cumberland Lodge are pleased to announce the next round of applications to run a Cumberland Colloquium. This is a unique opportunity for early career researchers to develop their public engagement profile and foster interdisciplinary networks by working with staff at Cumberland Lodge to craft [...]

British Science Festival Bursaries – Deadline 15 July

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Cardiff University’s Community Engagement Team has two bursaries to allow students (undergraduate or postgraduate) to attend the British Science Festival, which will be held in Newcastle between 7 and 12 September 2013. These bursaries represent a great opportunity for students to broaden their horizons, meet leading scientists and speakers, engage in debate and discussion about [...]

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 [...]