Monthly Archives: March 2016

Medical Research Council calls

The Medical Research Council (MRC) has launched a series of calls aimed at medical researchers of various career stages: Career Development Awards (CDA): Transition to independence – supports post-doctoral researchers to develop their own research plans and research team, making the transition to …
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Science Learning+ Partnership Grants

Science Learning+ is a collaborative initiative established by the Wellcome Trust, the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the US-based National Science Foundation (NSF). The aim is to support a transformational step to improve the knowledge base and practice …
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EURIAS Fellowship Programme

The European Institutes for Advanced Study (EURIAS) Fellowship Programme is an international researcher mobility programme offering residencies – mainly in the Humanities and Social sciences – in sixteen European cities. The EURIAS Fellowship Programme offers two types of 10-month fellowships according …
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Newton Call – Higher Education in Africa

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), in partnership with the South African National Research Foundation (NRF) and via the Newton Fund, has issued a joint call for collaborative research projects focusing on higher education topics in South Africa and sub-Saharan …
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ESTER Research Design Course 2016

The European Graduate School for Training in Economic and Social Historical Research (ESTER), established in 1991, is a network of more than 60 universities throughout Europe offering high-level research training for PhD students in an international context. ESTER runs an …
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Royal Academy of Engineering – Industrial Secondments

The Royal Academy of Engineering is inviting applications to the Industrial Secondments scheme.  This allows early- and mid-career academics to be seconded to an industry partner to undertake a collaborative research project, of mutual interest and benefit. Award-holders gain knowledge …
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Royal Academy of Engineering – Visiting Professors

The Royal Academy of Engineering is accepting applications to its Visiting Professors scheme. This supports the appointment of senior engineers working in industry as Visiting Professors at a university.  The aim is to boost student learning and skills development, to provide mentoring …
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TU Working with Business Conference

The Teesside University Working with Business Conference 2016 will take place on 29th April, 10am – 1pm in the Darlington campus. The event will include a welcome from Prof. Jane Turner and Laura Woods, a keynote from BBC presenter Steph …
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Consultation – Horizon 2020 NMBP Work Programme

The European Commission is consulting on the preparation of the Horizon 2020 Work Programme ​2018-2020 for Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology and Advanced Manufacturing and Processing (NMBP).  This consultation asks five questions about the future development of the NMBP area. Responses will be considered …
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Public Health Research: Community Engagement

This call, part of the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) Public Health Research Programme, seeks research proposals to identify what interventions – using a community engagement approach – are effective in improving health and well-being and reducing health inequalities. The …
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