Monthly Archives: April 2011

Engineering for a sustainable future

The Technology Futures Institute annual research day, in collaboration with the School of Science & Engineering and the Science 2 Business Hub, is being held on Tuesday 17th May from 9am – 5pm in the Stephenson Building.  The free event …
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Economic and Social Research Council – new Knowledge Exchange call

This call is aimed at social science researchers at all stages of their career and at organisations in the business, public and civil society sectors, with the intention of encouraging dialogue and collaboration between these groups.  There are two separate …
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Economic and Social Research Council – Digital social research: demonstrator projects

The ESRC invites applications under its digital social research programme for demonstrator projects. Funding worth up to £80,000 is provided for projects that demonstrate the use of digital tools, techniques and practices in economic and social science research. The aims …
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Economic and Social Research Council – Digital social research: sustainability projects

Funding worth up to £50,000 is provided for projects that enhance the sustainability of proven software, services and practices, so that the ESRC may further support social science research using digital methods. The call is applicable not only to projects …
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Department of Health including NIHR – SDO call for proposals for research into promising local innovations in healthcare delivery in the NHS

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites proposals for research into promising local innovations in healthcare delivery in the NHS under its Service Delivery and Organisation programme. The programme aims to promote closer links and partnership working …
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Department of Health including NIHR – SDO call for proposals on demand management for planned care

The Department of Health’s National Institute for Health Research invites proposals on demand management for planned care under its Service Delivery and Organisation programme. Proposals should be for promising innovations in healthcare delivery which have a substantial potential benefit and …
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ESRC/MRC/NIHR early career fellowship in health economics

The Medical Research Council, in collaboration with the Economic and Social Research Council and the National Institute for Health Research, invites applications for its early career fellowship in health economics. The scheme enables individuals to undertake challenging projects in excellent …
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BUPA Foundation awards

Foundation Prizes will focus on recognition for excellent completed work by aspiring and promising new researchers in the early phases of their career. Research themes are: healthy lives prize: enabling sustained behaviour changes on physical activity and/or nutrition amongst children, …
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2000+ research outputs held in TeesRep

The TeesRep Team recently added the 2000th metadata item to TeesRep, with a journal article by Dr. Noola Griffiths (Research Associate, Social Futures Institute).  The University’s research collection now holds records for over 2000 outputs produced by Teesside University researchers …
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Efficiency 2011-15: Ensuring Excellence with Impact

Research Councils UK (RCUK) has published a new report detailing plans to drive efficiency in research funding. Over the last few months the Research Councils have been considering in detail how to implement the efficiency savings recommended in the Wakeham …
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