Scientist on Tour

Blog Post by Jodi Walsh, Yr 3 PhD Student, Renewable Energy (CEMPS) Cornwall

Last year, I was asked by the South West Institute of Physics (IOP) to go on tour with my Research. Yes, on tour, like a rock band, only less drugs and rock and roll, more dodgy cafeteria food and school children.…

Call for Papers: Breaking Boundaries Conference

An Interdisciplinary Humanities and Social Sciences Postgraduate Conference
27 April 2017
Hadyn Ellis Building, Cardiff University, Cardiff, CF24 4HQ

Are you a Humanities or Social Science postgraduate research student in the GW4 University group?  Would you like the opportunity to present your research in an open, friendly and supportive environment?…

Researcher-Led Initiative Awards – Closing Date Friday 13th January, 5pm

Thinking about applying for an RLI Award? Hear from two of last year’s recipients below about how RLI funding helped to support networking activities and provided opportunities for reflecting on and developing organisational skills!

Recipient: Dr. Benjamin Gardner, Research Fellow in Physics and Astronomy

Award activity: CEMPS Early Career Researcher Network: Continuation Fund

The RLI award helped us to kick-start our peer network, to get us focussed on the issues that matter, and to modify the way we operated to make it more sustainable and more valuable for its members.

Why become a tutor for The Brilliant Club?

The Brilliant Club is a charity with the overarching aim of bridging the gap between under-represented school pupils and highly-selective universities. This is achieved by matching PhD researchers with schools where they deliver a research programme to small seminar groups, culminating in the students completing a final assignment and being awarded with university-style grades at a graduation event.…