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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 [...]

Engineering YES: Business Plan Competition

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Engineering Young Entrepreneurs Scheme (YES) is a competition for postgraduate students and post-doctoral researchers to present a business plan for an imaginary start-up company to a group of shrewd investors and industry experts. The programme covers all aspects of the commercialisation of new product and service development from discovery, to the first sales. Great learning [...]

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 [...]

Spotlight on Social Sciences Conference – Call for Abstracts

Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Thursday 14th March 2013 9am – 5pm The Graduate Centre, Cardiff University To all postgraduate researchers in the social sciences… 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 2013. The conference is a student-led, interdisciplinary conference [...]