Cardiff Biosciences Postdoc Academy

The “Postdoctoral Academy Programme” 2018

Posted on 19 March 2018 by Andrew Hollins

Below are the array of offering available to fixed and open-ended contract research staff of all levels within the School of Biosciences. Put together by the RSG committee with the School led by Daniela Riccardi, year on year this is evolving to become ever more comphrensive and tailored to the needs of staff within the School
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RESOURCE: The “Postdoctoral Academy Programme” 2017

Posted on 10 February 2017 by Andrew Hollins

The “Postdoctoral Academy Programme” 2017 The following seminars form the 2017 Postdoctoral Academy Programme and are being delivered in partnership with the departmental Bioconnect Seminars (note some details were updated on 24-2-2017). All sessions are currently scheduled to be held in c0.13, but check notices for final details around the department nearer the time of each event.
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Snapshots of BIOSI: The 3-word Photo Contest

Posted on 9 January 2017 by Amy Baldwin

In 2016, we received 50 entries in the BIOSI 3-Word Photo Contest covering many different aspects of BIOSI including teaching, research and engagement activities. There were many entries from the field and some humorous entries too. You can see some of the entries in Twitter HERE. Voting took place at the Millennium stadium at the All Staff
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NEWS: Welsh Crucible 2017 – Apply now!

Posted on 3 January 2017 by Amy Baldwin

The call for applications is now open for the Welsh Crucible 2017. I took part last year and would throughly recommend this to anyone looking to further their career. Here are the details: In 2017, 30 exceptional researchers from across Wales will be selected to take part in the award winning Welsh Crucible. It aims to
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INTERVIEW: Why apply for the seedcorn fund?

Posted on 2 June 2016 by Maddy Young

With the announcement of the 2nd Annual Seedcorn Fund, we asked one of the 5 recipients of last year’s seedcorn fund to describe what the money meant to him.  Sean’s successful seedcorn fund application was entitled “Understanding the role of mechanobiology in the early stages of pancreatic cancer”, and he used the money awarded to
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The Post-doc Academy: How to get a job in academia

Posted on 10 May 2016 by Maddy Young

Last week was the first event of a new series of talks and training activities run by Cardiff School of Biosciences aimed at supporting post-docs in their careers, called the Post-Doc Academy. Run by Professor Daniela Riccardi (our deputy Head of School), the talk was aimed at letting post-docs know what to focus on when trying to build their
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