Archive for June 2014

Vacancy: Associate Dean (Research) in Faculty of HSS

An opportunity has arisen for an Associate Dean (Research) in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences from 1 January 2015, or as soon as possible thereafter, for three years in the first instance (with re-appointment subject to a review of performance).

Swimming pool to be refurbished

An exciting refurbishment project of our swimming pool & facilities is due to start in August

Hemp-lime construction panels on test at University's new Building Research Park

New research facility tests hemp lime construction techniques

A message from the Vice-Chancellor

Dame Glynis talks about events of last month and this week's summer graduations

Double graduation for one family

This week's graduation ceremonies will mark a double for one family - with both a mother and her son graduating on the same day.

Launching our new Building Research Park

Hemp-lime construction is being tested at our new Building Research Park near Swindon

IT maintenance affects email: Tue 1 Jul 6-9am

Bath Science Academy - career development for research staff

Do you want to pursue a career in Academia but don’t quite know what you need to become a lecturer? This programme, for ambitious and talented members of research staff in the Faculty of Science, aims to give you the insight and knowledge you need to reach the next stage in your academic career.

Who are we giving honorary degrees to this week?

Our honorary graduates come from all walks of life and have made significant contributions in their field.

Researcher highlights the science of penalty success

How can teams best prepare for penalty shoot-outs in this year's World Cup? Our researcher has the answers.

Bath's Theatre Royal plays host to major Portuguese event

The Portuguese Minister for Education and Science, Mr Nuno Crato, the Portuguese Ambassador to the UK, Mr João de Vallera and the Portuguese film director, Mr Ruben Alves were among attendees at a national event held in Bath last weekend.

2014 summer graduation web pages now live

See all the news about the 2014 summer graduations taking place at Bath Abbey this week

Why do British MPs submit false expense claims? Wed 2 Jul

Research student Tarun Chakravorty from our Department of Economics is to give a talk titled 'Corruption: Good or Bad?' at the Bath Royal Literary & Scientific Institution on Wednesday 2 July 2014.

Chairing recruitment panels: Wed 9 Jul

An awareness-raising course for anyone chairing a recruiting panel at the University.

Restricted parking in East & G car parks: Fri 27 Jun

200 spaces in the middle of East Car Park and 25 spaces in the central island of G Car Park will be reserved for participants in the DRSA sports day.

Celebrate graduation day with a selfie!

To share the fun of the occasion celebrate graduation day with a selfie and share on Twitter at #BathGradSelfie

Exploring electrochemistry in Wells

The 10th international ECHEMS conference titled 'Electrochemistry in Molecular Understanding' took place in Wells from 17 to 20 June 2014.

From the judo mat to the research lab: getting the balance

Team Bath judo player Jan Gosiewski explains how he balances working full-time and studying for a PhD with a career as an athlete.

Improving NHS patient outcomes

New research collaboration with the Royal United Hospital will challenge the 'weekend phenomenon'

New research to improve health challenges in seven day hospital care

The lottery of patient prognosis determined by the time of day, and day of the week that a patient is admitted to hospital is to be challenged thanks to a new research collaboration between researchers at Bath and the city’s Royal United Hospital (RUH).