• SPSS 1 – Introduction

      SPSS 1 – Introduction Wednesday 1st November 2017, 10:00 – 12:00   SPSS Statistics software package is used for logical batched and non-batched statistical analysis. SPSS is a powerful tool for analysing quantitative data. This introductory session will focus on managing SPSS data and output files, including the inputting of data. Please visit My View to book […]

  • EHU Research Strategy and Code of Practice

      EHU Research Strategy and Code of Practice Tuesday 31st October 2017, 10:00 – 12:00   This session is to help staff, particularly academic staff, understand Edge Hill’s approach to research and the governance context, as well as the support we offer staff to help them realise their research objectives. Please visit My View to book a […]

  • RITAS/RIF budget surgery

      RITAS/RIF budget surgery Wednesday 25th October 2017, 13:00-14:00   This session is for applicants to the University’s internal research funding streams, the Research Investment Fund (RIF) and Research Institute Thematic Awards (RITAs). Pick up tips and guidelines on using the RIF and RITA budget spreadsheet template in your RIF or RITA application. Please visit My […]

  • International Open Access Week

    23rd – 29th October 2017 Open Access week, an annual global event to broaden awareness and understanding of open access to scholarly research.   Open Research Monday 23rd October 2017, 13:30 – 14:30 in LINC G2   Join Annette Ramsden, Research Support Librarian, to discuss Open Access, Research Data Management (RDM) and Open Data, and routes […]

  • Research and Risk Assessments

        Research and Risk Assessments Wednesday 18th October 2017, 14:00 – 16:00   Preparing a robust risk assessment is now a key part of any funding application or grant agreement. This session will cover the dos and don’ts of risk assessments and the University’s own rules and guidelines. Please visit My View to book a place

  • Faster collaborative research writing without drafts

      Faster collaborative research writing without drafts Wednesday 11th October 2017, 15:00 – 16:00   This active learning based session will cover the benefits and practicalities of moving away from word based drafts (papers, research plans, research bids) to using cloud based collaborative software when dealing with one or more research partners. Please visit My View to […]

  • Voice of Young Science Peer Review Workshop

    Peer review: the nuts & bolts Friday 20th October Glasgow Caledonia University Peer review is the system used to assess the quality of scientific research before it is published. This workshop will provide information on peer review and debate the challenges to the system and discuss the role of peer review for scientists and the […]

  • Voice of Young Science Media Workshop

    Standing Up for Science Media Workshop Friday 22nd September University of Edinburgh   Find out how to make your voice heard in public debates about science. Meet scientists who’ve engaged with the media and learn from respected science journalists about how the media works, how to respond and comment, and what journalists want and expect […]

  • NERC Independent Research Fellowships

    NERC – Independent Research Fellowships The NERC Independent Research Fellowship (IRF) Scheme is designed to develop scientific leadership among the most promising early-career environmental scientists, by giving all fellows five years’ support, which will allow them sufficient time to develop their research programmes and to gain international recognition. As part of this scheme, NERC will […]