News

2nd Annual Post-doc Seedcorn Fund

Posted on 12 May 2016 by Maddy Young

The Biosi Research Staff Group are pleased to be able to announce the call for applications for the 2nd Annual Post-doc Seedcorn Fund. There are up to 6 grants of up to £2,000 each available, and it is open to all post-docs within Cardiff University School of Biosciences who have more than 2 years experience.
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NEWS: Committee Vacancies

Posted on 11 May 2016 by Maddy Young

Why be a RSG representative? Opportunity to influence School policy A platform to share information, knowledge and experience Be part of a supportive network of likeminded researchers Develop your CV Provide a voice for early career, fixed-term and open-ended contract researchers Gain experience / understanding of University structures, systems and processes In order to keep
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SEMINAR: BioConnect Seminar – “Utilising Social Media to Promote your Research”

Posted on 18 April 2016 by Andrew Hollins

This week there is a BioConnect Seminar that may be of interest to RSG members, titled “Utilising Social Media to Promote your Research”. It starts at 1.10pm (Buffet lunch from 12.30pm) this Wednesday 20th April 2016: 6th Floor Seminar Room, The Sir Martin Evans Building (BIOSI 3). The speaker, Joe Nicholls (Lecturer in Medical Education and Education Cardiff University), will
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NEWS: BIOMEDIA – The who? The where? The what?

Posted on 11 April 2016 by Andrew Hollins

Here in the department we are lucky to have access to a weekly news bulletin email for staff and postgraduates within Cardiff School of Biosciences. Currently there have been over 900 issues (which through simple maths is over at least 17 years), it is looked after and published by the team in the School Office. Generally
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MEETING REPORT: CURSA AGM

Posted on 31 March 2016 by Andrew Hollins

Meeting report: the Cardiff University’s Research Staff Association  Annual General Meeting – Held on Wednesday 16th March (Ty Dewi Sant, Heath Park Campus) To start off what we hope will be an ongoing series of posts about meetings, symposiums and talks attended by BIOSI research staff members we have a collection of contributions from the CURSA AGM event. Here we
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NEWS: Going live!

Posted on 14 March 2016 by Andrew Hollins

After several weeks in behind the scenes ‘beta’ this blog is now ‘LIVE’. The experience of putting just this first collection of posts together has been something of a revelation, everything from the realisation that we will have to form an editorial team through to the relief that everyone who has been approached to contribute has been
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NEWS: meet the 2016 RSG committee at large

Posted on 11 March 2016 by Andrew Hollins

Spring 2016 team of Research Staff Group representatives With the upcoming committee meeting in mind we thought we should introduce the current team of representatives from around the School drawn from each of the School’s Research Divisions. Periodically the composition of the team changes, so from time to time we will post a list of
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