Month: July 2020

Message from the Vice-Chancellor

Posted on 22 July 2020 by Colin Riordan

Dear colleague, Almost as surprising as the dramatic changes wrought by COVID-19 have been the ways in which many aspects of academic life have proceeded as they would in any other year, albeit by different means and sometimes in a different form. Undergraduate assessment is complete, exam boards have been held and degrees awarded. As
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Kim Graham and Claire Morgan

An update for our postgraduate research students

Posted on 8 July 2020 by Claire Morgan

Dear all Following our communication to you in June, we wanted to update you on what we have been doing over the past month to support our postgraduate research students further. This includes work helping our research community start a safe return to campus, as well as the processes we have developed to administer and
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Flexible working and voluntary severance schemes

Posted on 2 July 2020 by Sue Midha

Dear colleague, The impacts of COVID-19 have required significant and rapid changes for us all – both to our home lives and to the way we work. As a community we have responded positively to these challenging circumstances, whilst also supporting each other, caring for families, and often volunteering in the community. On 4 June
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