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INTERVIEW: Ali Baird – ‘research to goldsmith’

INTERVIEW: Ali Baird – ‘research to goldsmith’

Posted on 23 March 2016 by Andrew Hollins

There can often be a focus on prescribed pathways through scientific careers, however few experiences truly follow a linear trajectory. Here is an example of an evolving work / life path […]

NEWS: Going live!

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 […]

NEWS: meet the 2016 RSG committee at large

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 […]

RESOURCE: Launching a job search – web resources

RESOURCE: Launching a job search – web resources

Posted on 9 March 2016 by Andrew Hollins

Whilst it remains true that speaking to colleagues, line managers, friends, and 'real world' contacts will most likely lead to the next step in your career, there are a range […]

MEETING: The next RSG meeting – 23rd March 2016

Posted on 8 March 2016 by Andrew Hollins

Pop a note in your calendar - the next meeting scheduled Research Staff Group meeting is on Wednesday the 23rd of March (this month) @ 1pm in room E1.01, The […]

INTERVIEW: Maddy Young (RSG Co-Chair)

INTERVIEW: Maddy Young (RSG Co-Chair)

Posted on 2 March 2016 by Andrew Hollins

Contributor - Maddy Young Co-chair Biosciences Research Staff Group (Fixed Term Research Staff representative) Research Associate on a Cancer Research UK funded programme grant Since finishing my PhD at Cardiff […]

RESOURCE: Recognition of teaching and supporting learning in Higher Education for early career research staff

RESOURCE: Recognition of teaching and supporting learning in Higher Education for early career research staff

Posted on 29 February 2016 by Andrew Hollins

Contributor - Dr Beatrix Fahnert SFHEA What is in it for me?:  Recognition of teaching and supporting learning in Higher Education for early career research staff Academic staff development and […]

OPINION: Making the break to become an independent research fellow

OPINION: Making the break to become an independent research fellow

Posted on 26 February 2016 by Andrew Hollins

Contributor - Dr Catherine Hogan "Making the break to become an independent research fellow" Making the move from postdoc to fellow is a very exciting time but it is also one […]

MEETING: Cardiff University Research Staff Association Annual General Meeting

Posted on 5 February 2016 by Andrew Hollins

16 March 2016, 12:30-15:30 Rooms 4.7/4.8, Ty Dewi Sant University Hospital of Wales Heath Park Cardiff CF14 4XN Cardiff University Research Staff Association (CURSA) Annual General Meeting All staff are invited. "The […]

NEWS: Introduction to the RSG blog

Posted on 18 January 2016 by Andrew Hollins

"Hello, and welcome" to the blog conceived and designed to serve the Research Staff Group (RSG) of the School of Biosciences within the College of Biomedical & Life Sciences, part […]