Meetings

Cardiff University Technical Staff Conference 2017

Posted on 1 September 2017 by Andrew Hollins

Contributed by: Dr Liese Ganderton (Teaching Technical Supervisor, School of Biosciences) On 10 May, the main foyer and coffee shop areas of the Sir Martin Evans Building were buzzing with anticipation as we welcomed over 100 technical staff from schools across the University (and a few from beyond) to our first ever Technical Staff Conference. Organised by
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Bioinformatics Coffee Club (BICC) – an introduction

Posted on 6 June 2017 by Andrew Hollins

Of the many interest groups around the department, the Bioinformatics Coffee Club is one which draws participants from across all of the research divisions and our associated University Research Institutes, incorporating Biosciences, Medicine, and any other College schools which wish to attend. The intention behind setting up the group was to get to know other people working in bioinformatics,
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Research Day 2017

Posted on 3 March 2017 by Amy Baldwin

On Friday 27th January research staff from across Cardiff School of Biosciences came together to learn, plan and network. The event took place in the Central Queen’s Building from 10 am to 4.30 pm, and was organised by Ken Ewan, Lili Ordonez, Maddy Young, Andrew Hollins, Amy Baldwin and Monica Jakubowska. The aims of the day were to familiarise researchers with the
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NEWS: Research Day – Friday 27th January 2017

Posted on 20 December 2016 by Andrew Hollins

Everyone in the department should have received an invitation to our Research Staff Group Research Day, with links to the EventBrite booking system. See below for details of what we hope will be an extremely useful day for all (if you have not had booking details contact Kenneth Ewan – EwanKB@cardiff.ac.uk ). See you there… 
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MEETING: next RSG meeting 30th Nov 2016

Posted on 24 November 2016 by Andrew Hollins

The next general Research Staff Meeting will be on Wednesday the 30th November 2-3PM 1-2PM Room E1.03 in the Sir Martin Evans Building There will be donuts for all !! Come along to the meeting to hear about and discuss all the exciting new developments for Research Staff including the Research Day, the new Seed Corn
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MEETING REPORT: Time to Change Wales – Mental Health Awareness week: Relationships

Posted on 5 October 2016 by Andrew Hollins

Back in May there was an event hosted as part of the Mental Health Awareness week focusing awareness on the value of relationships in mental well being. The event also served as an opportunity to restate Cardiff Universities commitment to the Time to Change Wales charter (CU pledge) (to which the University pledged its support back in 2014). Mental Health
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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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