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Bid Writing 4: Impact Planning

  Bid Writing 4: Impact Planning Tuesday 20th February 2018, 15:00 – 16:30   The ‘impact’ agenda plays an increasingly important role in the allocation of resources for research in the UK. This session will explore the definition of impact … Continue reading

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Bid Writing 3: Understanding Project Management

  Bid Writing 3: Understanding Project Management Tuesday 13th February 2018, 16:00 – 17:00   A key question asked by funders is how will you deliver your proposed project. This session will explore the role of a “project manager” and … Continue reading

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Conducting Focus Group Research

  Conducting Focus Group Research Tuesday 8th February 2018, 13:00 – 15:00   The session will introduce new academic staff or staff new to research to some of the key aspects of Focus Group Methodology. Please visit My View to book a … Continue reading

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RITAS/RIF budget surgery

  RITAS/RIF budget surgery Wednesday 7th February 2018, 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 … Continue reading

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Bid Writing 2: Writing for a Lay Audience

  Bid Writing 2: Writing for a Lay Audience Tuesday 6th February 2018, 16:00 – 17:00   Funders and their award panels are not always experts in your field. This session will introduce some key principles and simple techniques to … Continue reading

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Understanding the next REF

  Understanding the next REF Wednesday 24th January 2018, 10:00 – 12:00   The Research Excellence Framework (REF) is a system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions. The assessment will have an effect on Edge … Continue reading

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Understanding open access

  Understanding open access Tuesday 18th January 2018, 13:00 – 14:00     Open access is a key policy development which has a significant impact on how academics disseminate their research findings. This session will cover the difference between green … Continue reading

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Open Access and EHRA

  Open Access and EHRA Wednesday 17th January 2017, 13:00 – 14:00   This session is for all academic staff who produce research papers. All staff should enter details of their research papers into EHRA, and this is an opportunity … Continue reading

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Research Ethics and the Approval Process

  Research Ethics and the Approval Process Wednesday 6th December 2017, 15:00 – 16:00   This session will focus on practicalities by outlining the structures, policies, procedures, documentation and timescales about which it is important for those seeking ethical approval … Continue reading

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SPSS 2 – Intermediate

  SPSS 2 – Intermediate Wednesday 6th December 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. In this session attendees will perform … Continue reading

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