Events diary

Research

  • Supervision of Doctoral Students: Pedagogy and Practice

    Date: 21 January - 28 January 2015
    Venue: Room 5E07, Frenchay

    This two day course is designed for new/inexperienced doctoral supervisors. We will cover the main milestones of the doctoral journey from admission to completion and you will have the opportunity to discuss the role of the supervisory team.

  • Integrity Workshop

    Date: 27 January 2015
    Venue: 3C01, Frenchay Campus

    Are you ethical? Does it matter? Assess your ability to act with integrity in the workplace at the Integrity Workshop on Tuesday 27 January.



  • Bristol Centre for Linguistics Seminar Series 2014/15: Rik Cheston

    Date: 28 January 2015
    Venue: Room 2S703, Frenchay Campus

    "Analysing the accounts of people affected by dementia about their illness: the Assimilation of Problematic Experiences of Dementia" by Rik Cheston (UWE, Bristol)

  • Increasing Research Impact through Policy Engagement: A Parliamentary Workshop

    Date: 28 January 2015
    Venue: Room Q405, Frenchay campus

    The first of four research impact seminars focusing on evidence based policy-making and influencing public policies.

    Policy-makers require accurate and timely evidence to assess complex issues and propose policy solutions for these issues. What are the policy makers' incentives and their capacity to make use of evidence based research? What are the drivers for researchers to influence public policies?

  • CRIB Research Seminar: 'Crop improvement for better food safety'

    Date: 30 January 2015
    Venue: Room 4B031, Frenchay Campus

    Professor Nigel Halford of Rothamsted Research will present as a guest speaker at the CRIB seminar on 'Crop improvement for better food safety: Genentic and agronomic approaches to reducing the formation of acrylamide, a probable carcinogen, during the processing of wheat, rye and potato'.

  • The Progression Exam

    Date: 02 February 2015
    Venue: 4D24, Bolland Library, Frenchay Campus

    This workshop will help you to successfully navigate Progression by explaining the regulations surrounding this important hurdle in your research degree journey, and providing hints and tips on putting together the written element and preparation for the oral examination.

  • NVivo 10: Software for Qualitative Data Analysis

    Date: 03 February - 04 February 2015
    Venue: IT Training Room 2, Botetourt House, located on the Bristol Business Park (opposite the East entrance to Frenchay Campus)

    NVivo is designed to facilitate the management of qualitative research and analysis. A powerful and logical software, similar in architecture to Microsoft packages, NVivo supports a range of qualitative methodologies, particularly those that rely principally on coding as the means of conceptualisation. It is also suitable for mixed methods projects.

  • Bristol Centre for Linguistics Seminar Series 2014/15: James Murphy

    Date: 04 February 2015
    Venue: Room 2S603, Frenchay Campus

    Political apologies in non-monologic settings

    by James Murphy (UWE, Bristol)

  • A-Z of EU bidding: Impact & Evaluation of EU Bids

    Date: 04 February 2015
    Venue: Room 2S611, Frenchay campus

    This session is aimed at those with prior experience of EU bidding. It will explore in more detail why some bids are more successful than others and may provide an opportunity to discuss the participants' impact statements for their proposals.

    The session will be subject to demand from bidding departments.

  • ATLAS.ti

    Date: 05 February - 06 February 2015
    Venue: IT Training Room 2, Botetourt House, located on the Bristol Business Park (opposite the East entrance to Frenchay Campus)

    ATLAS.ti is designed to facilitate the management of qualitative research and analysis. A powerful and flexible software, ATLAS.ti is suitable for a range of qualitative methodologies, including those that rely on the creation of free-association trails through data as well as those that rely on coding as the means of conceptualisation.

  • Bristol Leadership Centre Research Seminar - Dr Marian Iszatt-White

    Date: 09 February 2015
    Venue: Room 4B021, Frenchay Campus

    Dr Marian Iszatt-White will be our guest speaker as part of the Bristol Leadership Centre Research Seminar series. Presenting: Leadership as Emotional Labour.

  • The Digital Researcher

    Date: 10 February 2015
    Venue: 4D24, Bolland Library, Frenchay Campus

    Social media is booming. You can now find user-generated content in just about every sphere of life: politics, music, history, you name it and it can be found. What about academic research? Are the critics right to sneer at social media as a trivial, time wasting activity, or could there be a real benefit to the researchers who do engage with social media tools?

  • Bristol Centre for Linguistics Seminar Series 2014/15: Sue Roulstone

    Date: 11 February 2015
    Venue: Room 2S609, Frenchay Campus

    'Speech Therapy and Child Language Development'

    by Sue Roulstone (UWE, Bristol)

  • Seminar: The wonderful world of remote sensing - why we need ERDAS!

    Date: 11 February 2015
    Venue: Room 1K2, Frenchay Campus

    We rely increasingly on information from remote sources such as aerial photographs, LIDAR and multispectral imagery.

    Extraction of information from these sources is vital and ERDAS is the processing software of choice, from large scale military operations to desktop research projects. This seminar will provide information and tips on the use of ERDAS.

  • First Steps to Small Group Teaching

    Date: 13 February 2015
    Venue: 4D24, Bolland Library, Frenchay Campus

    This session will explore the principles of teaching and learning, in the context of small group facilitation in laboratory-based teaching and/or seminars providing opportunities to discuss how adults learn, using your research experience in the classroom and managing a group of learners.

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