In August 2014, The Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research (CMISt) was launched. It combines the strengths of two existing research centres in Social Sciences at The University of Manchester, the Cathie Marsh Centre for Census and Surveys Research (CCSR) and the Institute for Social Change (ISC). On the new website you can browse the full range of short courses we have … [Read more...] about October 2014 Short Courses Programme at University of Manchester
The Digital Researcher 19 October, Nottingham Are you making the most of new technologies in your research? The Vitae Midlands Hub and the Midlands Energy Consortium are running the Digital Researcher to help researchers make the most of new technologies in their research. This event will provide hands on experience and will allow researchers to explore the use of Web 2.0 in … [Read more...] about The Digital Researcher
Social Enterprise Competition The Faculty of Humanities in partnership with UMI3 and its supporters are delighted to launch the Social Enterprise Innovation Competition 2012. We now welcome competition entries for innovative social enterprise projects. This competition will enable Faculty of Humanities academics, postgraduates and staff to submit an idea for a social based … [Read more...] about Social Enterprise Competition & Application Workshop
The Thesis Whisperer (aka Dr. Inger Mewburn) is visiting the UK and Vitae have organised for her to deliver some workshops - details and booking arrangements below: Write that journal article in 7 days Audience: Postgraduate researchers Research staff Dates and location: This workshop will be held twice in the following locations: 30 April, Bangor University, … [Read more...] about The Thesis Whisperer is Coming to Town!
IT Services is running a series of courses aimed at staff and postgraduates undertaking or interested in computational research. The courses are staged to lead you from understanding basic principles such as accessing high performance computing facilities to programming using parallel languages/extensions. Understanding the masses of data we collect is also covered via a … [Read more...] about Training Courses in Computational Research