Monthly Archives: December 2012

ESRC Research seminars competition

The Economic and Social Research Council invites applications for its research seminars competition. Seminar groups are multi-institutional groups of academic researchers, postgraduate students and non-academics who meet regularly to exchange information and ideas with the aim of advancing research within …
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Ethics in community-based participatory research, Guide, Cases and UK Conference, 28 February, Durham University

Ethics in community-based participatory research, Guide, Cases and UK Conference, 28 February During summer 2012 a consultation took place on a set of ethical guidelines for community-based participatory research as part of an Arts and Humanities Research Council-funded project. The project has …
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Technology Strategy Board – Enhancing manufacturing through automation

The Technology Strategy Board, in collaboration with the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, invites applications for its enhancing manufacturing through automation competition. This is for collaborative R&D to develop, enhance or improve automation systems and equipment, including the use …
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Wellcome Trust – Research fellowships in medical history and humanities

The Wellcome Trust invites applications for its research fellowships in medical history and humanities. This scheme supports individuals at all stages of a career not in established academic posts, wishing to undertake a period of research. Strong preference is given …
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Wellcome Trust – Research fellowships in ethics and society

The Wellcome Trust invites applications for its research fellowships in ethics and society. This scheme is for individuals not yet in established academic posts, who wish to undertake a period of postdoctoral research. Due to the multidisciplinary nature of biomedical …
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Wellcome Trust – Short-term research leave awards for clinicians and scientists

The short-term research leave awards for clinicians and scientists scheme encourages research in the history of 20th-century medicine and medical science. Awards enable clinicians or scientists to undertake a short-term period of full-time research at a centre or department with …
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Economic and Social Research Council – Longitudinal Study of Young People data linkage

The Economic and Social Research Council invites proposals for Longitudinal Study of Young People in England data linkage. LSYPE is a panel study of young people that combines data from annual interviews with young people and their parents with data …
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Safe researcher training

The Administrative Data Liaison Service will be running two Safe Researcher training courses in 2013.  The course consists of six different modules specifically designed for researchers who wish to apply for and use administrative data.     The course modules are as …
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Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) Programme

The following topics are currently advertised in the latest round of HS&DR Programme commissioned funding opportunities:  Evaluating new models of care for people with long-term conditions New research on community hospitals – activity, appropriateness and cost-effectiveness Evaluating interventions to identify …
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AHRC Research networking

The Arts and Humanities Research Council invites applications under its research networking scheme. The scheme is designed to encourage and enable discussion and development of ideas on a specified thematic area, issue or problem through new research networks or running …
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