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Research Assistant for Hydrogen Storage A4B Project

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

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Academics Contribute to International Women's Day feature

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.

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Research Fellow: School of Engineering

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.

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£1.5million research grant win

Posted on February 28, 2014

USW is one of a consortium of six UK universities that has been awarded a major £1.5m research grant by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) under its Connected Communities Programme.

Tagged: Funding News

Research Mentoring Scheme Deadline 28th February

Posted on February 25, 2014

The Research Mentoring Scheme (RMS) is a new scheme that aims to promote and facilitate professional development for researchers.

The scheme will enable mentees to receive encouragement, support and advice from a more experienced colleague to help overcome obstacles to career progression, realise potential and fulfil career aspirations.

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Vacancy for Research Assistant - Software Engineer

Posted on February 6, 2014

The Wireless and Optoelectronic Research and Innovation Centre (WORIC) which is based at the Faculty of Computing, Engineering & Science at the University of South Wales, is seeking an experienced software developer research assistant to work on a A4B funded Proof of Concept project in collaboration with industry, mainly Keima Wireless, an international Cardiff based radio planning company.

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Vacancy for Research Assistant - Radio Access Network Planner

Posted on February 6, 2014

The Wireless and Optoelectronic Research and Innovation Centre (WORIC) which is based at the Faculty of Computing, Engineering & Science at the University of South Wales, is seeking an experienced radio planner research assistant to work on a A4B funded Proof of Concept project in collaboration with industry, mainly Keima Wireless, an international Cardiff based radio planning company.

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Tom Wood Landscapes curated by Professor Mark Durden

Posted on January 20, 2014

Curated by Professor Mark Durden, TOM WOODLANDSCAPES, opens on Friday January 17th 2014 at Mostyn, Llandudno.

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Higher Academic Awards - Workshop

Posted on January 13, 2014

Applications are invited for the titles of Reader and Professor.

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Higher Academic Awards - Call for Applications

Posted on December 20, 2013

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.

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New podcasts with Philip Gross

Posted on December 5, 2013

To celebrate the launch of his new book Later (Bloodaxe Books), we have produced three new podcasts with Philip Gross, professor of creative writing.

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Genomics staff win international award for paper

Posted on November 28, 2013

Maggie Kirk and Emma Tonkin from the The Genomics Policy Research Unit have been awarded the Best of Journal of Nursing Scholarship—Clinical Scholarship prize for one of their papers at the 42nd Biennial Convention of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International in Indianapolis, 15th- 20th November 2013.

Genetics-Genomics Competencies and Nursing Regulation was written with co-authors Kathleen Calzone (National Cancer Institute, US) and Naoko Arimori (St Luke’s College of Nursing, Japan). In the paper, they reported a survey and used three case studies to develop a model for nursing professions in other countries to locate their progress in engaging with genetics and genomics in nursing education, practice and policy, identifying critical success factors in doing so.

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USW research consortium selected to support a research and development fund for the arts in Wales

Posted on October 30, 2013

A research consortium led by the University of South Wales has been selected to support a research and development fund for the arts in Wales.

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Research Institute Success

Posted on September 9, 2013

Researchers from the Research institute for Computing and the Digital Economy have been chosen as lead consortium for the Digital Research and Development Fund for the Arts in Wales following a UK wide competition.

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In a Times Higher piece, Bela Arora argues the need for improving learning spaces

Posted on August 29, 2013

Bela Arora, Chair of USW?s Learning Spaces Pedagogic Research Group, writes an opinion piece in today?s Times Higher, Thursday, 29 August.

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