Posted on August 26, 2016
Dr Gareth Owen, Senior Lecturer in Inorganic Chemistry has recently been published in 'Chemical Communications’, the journal published by the Royal Society of Chemistry who focus on advancing excellence in the chemical sciences.
Posted on August 18, 2016
The Sustainable Environment Research Centre (SERC) at the University of South Wales (USW), as part of a successful collaborative HE bid, has been funded by EPSRC for the next 4 years to develop a breakthrough technology with integrated low cost bio-electrochemical processes to convert CO2 into liquid fuels for transportations, energy storage, heating and other applications.
Tagged: Engineering Research
Posted on June 16, 2016
Dr Ruth McElroy of the Centre for the Study of Media and Culture in Small Nations and Director of the USW Research Institute for Creative Industries, features in the Parliamentary Report, published today on Broadcasting in Wales.
Posted on May 24, 2016
A new £36m EU-backed scheme to develop post-graduate research and innovation skills in partnership with small and medium-sized businesses has been announced by the First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones.
Posted on May 17, 2016
The Business Accountability and Responsibility Centre (BARC) is hosting a high profile parliamentary event to discuss recent guidelines from the Sentencing Council.
Posted on April 22, 2016
Congratulations to Professor David Pickernell who has been awarded best paper in the 6th Global Innovation and Knowledge Academy 2016.
Posted on February 5, 2016
USW Creative Industries Research Institute Director, Dr Ruth McElroy appears at Parliament this week.
Tagged: Creative Industries
Posted on February 5, 2016
Dr Fiona Reid is a historian of the social and medical impact of the First World War in Britain and France, and of refugees in the Second World War.
Her recent paper is My Friends Looked at Me in Horror: Idealizations of Wounded Men in the First World War.
Tagged: History Research
Posted on July 9, 2015
The results of the latest International Student Barometer survey have been published and show the University’s Graduate Research Office ranks amongst the top five universities in the UK for international student support.
Posted on March 20, 2015
The Women in Universities Mentoring Scheme (WUMS) is currently inviting applications from women working in academic and support roles at all levels in HE to participate in the scheme.
Posted on February 20, 2015
Are you a research active member of staff and would like the opportunity to join one of the Research Institutes? Criteria for membership includes research funding applied for and obtained, quality of outputs and volume of research students supervised. Although a minimum threshold is expected, criteria will differ from discipline to discipline and will be dependent on the seniority of the academic. Emerging researchers will be considered for inclusion in Research Institutes, set appropriate targets and provided with mentoring and support to help them to achieve their goals. If you have already applied for membership of a research institute but were unsuccessful you can reapply but it is advisable to speak to a Research Institute Director first. The Deadline for applications is 5.00pm on the 31st March.
Posted on February 2, 2015
Dr Jane Davies, Faculty of Life Sciences and Education, has been awarded a PhD for her thesis, “A contemporary examination of screening for peripheral arterial disease for the purpose of cardiovascular risk assessment.”
Tagged: PhD research
Posted on November 24, 2014
Do you want to be part of decision making at the heart of science and research, helping build a globally competitive, knowledge-based UK economy?
Posted on November 14, 2014
If you missed the inaugural lecture of Professor Gideon Calder on November 11, 2014, you can watch the video online here.
You can also download the lecture notes here.
Tagged: Professorial Inaugural Lecture
Posted on November 3, 2014
Would you like to be a Research Student member of the University’s Research Programmes Sub Committee?
We are currently seeking expressions of interest for research student representation on the University’s Research Programmes Sub Committee (RPSC), chaired by Professor Paul Roach. The terms of reference of the Committee include identifying and disseminate good practice in the delivery of research degrees. RPSC meets five times per year and meetings are held on a Wednesday afternoon at 2pm on Trefforest Campus.