Welcome for Postgraduate Researchers – 26th October, 09.30-12.30

Welcome event

As a new member of our postgraduate researcher (PGR) community, it is with great pleasure that I invite you to our forthcoming Welcome for PGR event; Thursday 26 October. You will be welcomed by senior members of the research community and student services, who will give you an insight into the wider University culture and support available to you. This will all take place in the newly refurbished area of the Library and Learning Centre that is dedicated for postgraduates.  To ensure your place, please book here....

Standing up for Science media workshop **Now Closed**

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Sense about Science is holding a Standing up for Science media workshop at the University of Edinburgh on Friday 22 September 2017. This free full day event is for STEM and social science early career researchers (PhD students, post-doctoral fellows or equivalent)  Join us to find out how to make your voice heard in public debates about science. Meet scientists who have engaged with the media and learn from respected science journalists about how the media works, how to respond and comment, and what journalists want and expect from scientists. More info at ...

National Postdoc Meeting: Postdocs, Policy and the Future

National Postdoc Meeting 2017 flyer

The Postdocs of Cambridge (PdOC) Society is hosting the first National Postdoc Meeting on 19-20 September 2017 with support from the University of Cambridge. The Meeting will take place at the Postdoc Centre at Eddington (North West Cambridge) and will include workshops, talks, networking opportunities, and a celebration of Postdoc Appreciation Week. All postdocs are welcome to participate! Registrations will open soon but please register your interest on our website in the meantime: http://www.pdoc.cam.ac.uk/npm2017 More details and full announcement to follow. All queries welcome and can be directed to n...

5TH ANNUAL RECON EVENT: Edinburgh, 30th June 2017 **Now Closed**

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https://reconevent.com/ Publishing & scholarly communication for early career researchers: immortalisation, recognition and metrics As researchers are well aware, publishing and communicating your work is essential for your career and it is important to understand the process. The ReCon conference is designed specifically for researchers and we have a stellar line up of scholarly publishers, academics and publishing experts speaking at the event. If you are keen to determine the best strategy for publishing your research, find out how to navigate the peer review process or learn about other ways to gro...

Converge Challenge 17-Now Closed

Converge Challenge 17

The Converge Challenge is open for entries once again for new business ideas with Overall, Kickstarter and Social Enterprise Categories – closing date for applications is Monday 10th April 2017. The Centre of Entrepreneurship is running a Converge workshop on Tuesday 28th March at the Dalhousie 2F15 2-4pm and can register here: https://www.convergechallenge.com/...