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Opinion, Resources

OPINION: Science and social media – Alice Gray

Posted on 14 June 2018 by Andrew Hollins

Do you engage in social media, or is it that mysterious ‘dark art’ that you don’t venture into? During the 2018 Research Staff Group away day Alice Gray presented on “Science and social media”, and subsequently agreed to turn a portion of her talk into a blogpost. Here is that post outlining the simplicity, reach, and potential
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Committee, Meetings, News

MEETING: next RSG meeting date – 26th June 2018

Posted on 11 June 2018 by Andrew Hollins

A regular open meeting of the Biosciences Research Staff Group will be held in Room C1.29 of the Sir Martin Evans Building between 2:00pm and 3:30pm. Everyone with an interest in the School of Biosciences Research Staff Group are very welcome We look forward to another fabulous meeting which will feature, among other items: •
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Careers, International, Interview, Opinion

INTERVIEW: A conversation with Maria Lo Giudice

Posted on 1 June 2018 by Andrew Hollins

In what could be seen as a bit of a departure for the blog this post reflects a conversation that I had with one of the School’s PhD student cohort, Maria Lo Giudice. Maria like growing numbers of PhD candidates enjoys a multi-partner, multi-institute, and multi-country period of study in seeking her doctorate. She is a visiting
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Careers, Funding, News, Resources, Seedcorn fund

NEWS: Call for applications to the 4th Annual Post-doc Seedcorn fund

Posted on 20 March 2018 by Andrew Hollins

The BIOSI Research Staff Group (RSG) is pleased to announce the call for applications to the 4th Annual Post-doc Seedcorn Fund. The RSG committee invite Research Staff with 2 or more years post-doc experience to apply for a Seed Corn grant to further their research and career aspirations. The grants are intended to fund 1 week’s worth
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