Posted on October 22, 2014
Welsh Elite Performance Sport Innovation Network (WEPSIN) is a Welsh Government funded organisation that seeks to draw on academic expertise from science, medicine and technology to work with Welsh Business and Industry to deliver cutting edge solutions for high performance Welsh sport.
Posted on October 21, 2014
Guoping Liu, Professor of Computing, Engineering and Science at the University of South Wales, has been named among the world’s 2014 Highly Cited Researchers by Thomson Reuters.
Spotlighting some of the standout researchers of the last decade, the list includes more than 3,000 authors worldwide in 21 science and social science fields.
They represent the top 1 per cent of researchers most cited in their specialty areas.
Prof Liu’s research focuses on the theory and technology of networked multi-agent control systems.
Posted on October 15, 2014
Steve Smith, Professor of Political Philosophy and Social Policy, is researching how the experience of melancholy can enhance happiness and wellbeing – and the practical applications of this
Posted on October 7, 2014
A University of South Wales lecturer has been awarded a grant from the British Academy for research into what inspires people to write.
Dr Angharad Saunders, Senior Lecturer in Human Geography, has been awarded a grant from the British Academy to carry out a research project on travel and writing.
Tagged: Funding News
Posted on September 8, 2014
Amy Genders a USW research student recently interviewed Kip Jones to find out more about how he uses social media to share his research and his advice for other academics who want to try their hand at blogging.
KIP JONES, an American by birth, has been studying and working in the UK for more than 15 years. Under the umbrella term of ‘arts-based research’, his main efforts have involved developing tools from the arts and humanities for use by social scientists in research and its impact on a wider public or a Perfomative Social Science. Jones is Reader in Performative Social Science at the Centre for Qualitative Research at Bournemouth University.
Tagged: PhD research
Posted on August 15, 2014
Applications for Readerships and Professorships will be considered by the Higher Academic Awards Committee in December 2014 and the deadline for submissions to the Research Office for this meeting is Friday 5th September 2014.
Posted on August 13, 2014
Creative Industries academic to appear on BBC Radio Wales.
Posted on July 28, 2014
The Higher Academic Awards Committee considers applications and proposals for the conferment of readerships, professorships, visiting professorships, visiting fellows and emeritus professorships. They also consider applications for the award of higher doctorates.
Posted on July 25, 2014
The BBC Academy is organising a day of free introductions to the world of broadcasting to help black, Asian and minority experts feel more comfortable about appearing on TV & Radio as expert contributors or presenters – and boost the diversity of experts in the media.
Posted on July 2, 2014
Posted on May 19, 2014
The second Annual Postgraduate Researchers (PGRs) Presentation Day was held at the University of South Wales Postgraduate Centre on Friday, May 16, 2014.
Posted on March 11, 2014
The Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science are seeking a Research Assistant to supervised research projects by providing support for researchers and research teams to support A4B Proof of Concept project.
This post is fixed term until 28th February 2015.
Closing date – Friday, 14th March 2014
Posted on March 7, 2014
Forced marriage, fourth wave feminism, the presence of women in public life and the Oscars are a few of the topics being tackled by academics in our International Women’s Day feature.
Posted on March 5, 2014
Applications are invited for a two-year full-time post-doctoral research position in the School of Engineering at the University of South Wales. This high profile project is funded by the European Commission’s Seventh-framework programme which involves 12 other partners from leading Universities and industries.