DIIF aims to encourage and facilitate interdisciplinary collaborations, to generate lasting impact and solve major challenges

Global Challenges Workshop at the University of Dundee

Global Challenges Workshop at the University of Dundee

Global Challenges Workshop at the University of Dundee

Programme of upcoming internal events

We are currently developing our programme of events for Winter 2018 - Spring 2019. If you are interested in leading or participating in a DIIF event, please contact Joanne Butterworth and Margaret Teven in RIS.

Past events

If you would like any further information regarding past events, please contact the associated Academic Lead, or contact Joanne Butterworth  and Margaret Teven in RIS.

Decommissioning

Friday 19 January 2018, 10:00 - 13:00, Crawford Boardroom

  • What are the key research and development questions and innovation needs around decommissioning in the future?

Academic Lead: Rod Jones and Paul Mitchell (ORI)

Human Rights

Friday 9 February 2018

  • Raise awareness and profile of the range of research themes that integrate with Human Rights

Academic Lead: Sunil Hutchin-Bellur

Health Inequalities

Wednesday 21 February 2018, 12:00 - 17:00, Dalhousie 2G14

  • Identify key challenges and explore how they can be addressed by working across disciplines and by supporting Early Career Researchers to work across disciplines.

Academic Lead: Alison McFaddenTim CroudaceRuth Freeman

Innovate UK Visit

Thursday 8 March 2018, 10:30 - 12:00, Room 5013 Matthew Building

  • Learn more about Innovate UK, the Industrial Strategy and forthcoming funding opportunities
  • Share / showcase our innovation expertise and strengths with Innovate UK/KTP team
  • Identify areas of potential collaboration and innovation synergies

Academic Lead: Margaret Teven

Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)

Monday 18 June 2018, 12:30 - 15:00, River Room 2, Tower Building

  • Discuss current and forthcoming AMR calls, cross-council themed calls, Charis' funded projects plus follow on MRF and PhD funding to initiate ideas and prepare for potential interdisciplinary research applications.

Academic Lead: Charis MarwickIan GilbertSuzanne Grant

Global Challenges Workshop at the University of Dundee

Global Challenges Workshop at the University of Dundee

Global Challenges Workshop at the University of Dundee

Margaret Teven

Head of Research Impact & Culture

  +44 (0)1382 384664
m.k.teven@dundee.ac.uk