Category: Research

Research

Open access and monographs – a new HEFCE project

Earlier this year HEFCE held two consultations with the sector about open access outputs and the post-2014 REF exercise (likely to be REF 2020). As part of this is was suggested that monographs should not fall into the requirement to be freely available in order to be eligible for submission to the next REF, and […]

Cyber Security Seminars: Suggestions for Speakers and Topics

If you have been following my previous posts then you will know that today is the final Cyber Security Seminar for this semester. We hope you have found the seminar series interesting so far. We are currently planning the seminars for next semester. Please get in touch if you have suggestions for potential speakers, or […]

BU present at European Midwives Association Education Conference

At the end of November Stella Rawnson and Catherine Angell (both Senior Lecturer in Midwifery at BU) attended the European Midwives Association Education Conference in Maastricht, the Netherlands. This two-day event brought together 300 midwife educators from universities across Europe, from Norway to Greece and Ireland to Hungary. Stella presented ‘The best people for the […]

Friday the 13th, unlucky for some, but not for FIF applicants! Last chance to apply!

If you would like to apply to any strands of the FIF in this round please make sure you submit your application by the deadline which is 2pm on Friday 13 December. No exceptions will be made to this deadline. For all the updated strand policy documents, Fund FAQ’s and information about applying, please visit […]

Service Computing Seminar: Servicing Big Data

As part of the Service Computing Seminar (SCS) project, funded by Bournemouth University Fusion Investment Fund, we would like to invite you to the Service Computing Seminar Title: Servicing Big Data Time: 14:00-16:00 Wednesday, 18 Dec. 2013 Venue: PG143 (Thomas Hardy Suite, Talbot Campus) Speaker: Prof. Athman Bouguettaya, Head of School of Computer Science and […]

Tweets, Likes, Diggs and Memes – using social media to your advantage #downwiththekids

Do you want to know how to use social media to enhance your research profile and get your message to a wider audience? Then this session is for you! Our expert presenter – Prof Dimitrios Buhalis – will cover how to use social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook to network online and raise […]

The 5 ‘Golden Rules’ for e-submission of bid applications

For all standard RCUK bids (for example AHRC, ESRC, EPSRC, MRC, NERC, etc), the requirement is for the completed application to be submitted on J-es (J-es is the Research Councils’ web-based Joint Electronic Submission system for grant applications and award administration) by the Principal Investigator at least 5 working days before the application deadline. The […]

Congratulations and Good Luck

November saw a steady level of activity for bids being submitted and a number of awards were won with congratulations due to Schools for winning research grants, consultancy contracts and organising Short Courses. The most notable success for this month was in the Media School and congratulations go to Jian Jun Zhang and the Centre […]

It’s deadline day for Fusion Investment Fund applications

If you would like to apply to any strands of the FIF please make sure you submit your application by the deadline which is 2pm today! No exceptions will be made to this deadline. For all the updated strand policy documents, Fund FAQ’s and information about applying, please visit the FIF intranet pages. The Fusion […]

Latest major funding opportunities

he following opportunities have been announced. Please follow the links for more information: AHRC are offering Digital Transformations Amplifications Awards. Apply by 20/02/14 for up to £64,000. POST are hosting a new fellowship scheme in collaboration with the ESRC. Applications close 13/01/14. Would you be interested in giving this years Wilkins-Bernal-Medawar Lecture for the Royal […]