February 2017 Newsletter's

Staff Newsletter - http://createsend.com/t/j-A0BEA221EB54A2DF

Postgraduate Researcher Newsletter -  http://createsend.com/t/j-8248EB1439583F4D

Research Staff Newsletter -  http://createsend.com/t/j-824649B41637B2DC 

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

ReCon logo

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/...

Postgraduate Research Experience Survey

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The national Postgraduate Research Experience Survey is now opened and closes on 19th May 2017. The survey is the chance for research postgraduates to feedback on their experience. We need to know what postgraduates think so we can address issues and keep doing what is valued. It is an opportunity to say what went well and what could have been improved. All postgraduates should have already received an email from the Vice-Principal asking them to complete the survey....

£25k Live Venture Pitching Final and Business Exhibition Friday 24th February Feb 2017, 10-8pm

Mark Beaumont

The Venture 2017 final is a FREE event open to all with Live Pitching, Business Exhibition, Workshops, and Keynotes from high-profile entrepreneurial speakers including Cally Russell of the hugely successful Mallzee and our own rector the inspirational around the world cyclist Mark Beaumont.  Register now: http://uod.ac.uk/venture **Now Closed**  ...