Further Funding: Opportunity for change

Further Funding: Opportunity for change

Further funding is an ‘opportunity for step change’, as UKRN calls for new university collaborations to meet research culture goals Research England today announced further funding for higher education research institutions to support efforts to enhance research...

Reflection on the Leadership in Academia May 2022 workshop

Content by Gareth Moore, attendee at the Leadership in Academia workshop in May 2022. Why should a PhD student be concerned with leadership training? After all, being in a position of leadership, especially in academia, comes after many years toiling in the lab....

Changing Research Culture – Leadership in Academia May 2022

Content by Tabea Gerlach, attendee at the Leadership in Academia workshop in May 2022. Before coming into this workshop, I had little idea of the skills or characteristics a leader should bring. I had seen so many examples of bad leadership in academia and thought...
Three Take-Aways from Leadership in Academia May 2022

Three Take-Aways from Leadership in Academia May 2022

Content by Nadine Aschaur, attendee at the Leadership in Academia workshop in May 2022. Blog: Three Take-Aways Being grateful about the opportunity of participating in the transformational UKRN Leadership Training 2022, I am delighted to share three take-aways:...
Open Research Week 2022

Open Research Week 2022

Marcus Munafo (Chair of UKRN Steering Group) and Andrew Jones (Local Network Lead for the University of Liverpool) will be taking part in Open Research Week 2022, hosted by the local Universities in Liverpool. They will be discussing the benefits of adopting open...