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Careers, Funding, Opinion, Resources

It’s not me, it’s you – taking setbacks in context

Posted on 13 November 2017 by Andrew Hollins

Unfortunately, it is all too easy to take the chain of rejected research paper submissions, grant funding submissions, studentship or fellowship applications deeply personally. The biggest, and for some the hardest, trick is not to take these professional outcomes to heart. So, whilst easily suggested and not so easily done the main thing to remember is
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Committee, Meetings, News, Opinion

NEWS: next Research Staff Group meeting, 15th November 2017

Posted on 8 November 2017 by Andrew Hollins

Research Staff Group meeting, Wednesday the 15th of November 2017 The open meeting will be held in Room C1.29 of the Sir Martin Evans Building between 2pm and 3:00pm. Everyone with an interest in the School of Biosciences Research Staff Group are very welcome We look forward to another vibrant meeting which will cover :
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Careers, Funding, International, Reviews

The Travelling Postdoc: Staff Outward Mobility Fund

Posted on 31 October 2017 by Liliana Ordonez

“The world is not in your books and maps, it’s out there” – I repeated this Gandalf quote to myself while I was stuck on a plane for 11 hours, travelling to a country I had never been to before, where I didn’t speak the language and meeting someone I had only had email correspondence with.
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News, Reviews, Seminars

REVIEW: Early Career Researcher Fellowship Hints and Tips Event

Posted on 17 October 2017 by Andrew Hollins

The origin of this particular Early Career Researcher event After completing her PhD in the School of Biosciences under the supervision of Prof Stephen Dunnett, Dr Emma Yhnell was able to obtain her own independent research funding soon after and began her Health and Care Research Wales Fellowship in October 2016 within the Neuroscience and Mental Health Research
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