Archive for March 2016

Jon Chouler on his Chem Eng internship at Wessex Water

PhD student, Jon Chouler, went on a three-month internship with Wessex Water in Bath.

Athena SWAN lecture: Register by Wed 23 Mar

'Equality & inclusivity in science' by Professor Melanie Welham, interim Chief Executive of BBSRC

University of Bath spin-out in £440m merger

University spin-out Vectura, who develop inhalable dry-powder drugs to treat lung diseases, will take over London based Skyepharma to create a £1bn British company generating more than £150m of sales a year.

MAKE: An artistic adventure for children, Thu 7 Apr

A day-long movement and art workshop suitable for children aged 7-11, at The Edge.

Summer jobs on campus – apply here

Can you work full-time between June to the end of September? If so, we want to hear from you.

3-Minute Thesis final: Wed 23 March

Seven PhD candidates battled through the heats, but only one can be crowned champion

Introducing the Three Minute Thesis finalists: Science

3MT is a global competition, where students are challenged to explain their thesis to a non-specialist audience in just three minutes.

Making headlines with research

Andy Dunne writes about using the media to promote your research and expertise

Academics and pressure to embellish impact of research

Richard Watermeyer, Senior Lecturer in Education, writes for The Conversation

University hosts Turkish-British Forum

Politicians, business leaders and high ranking officials from the UK and Turkey met at the University of Bath

Listen: The politics of risk and resilience

Inaugural lecture by Professor Bill Durodié, Dept of Politics, Languages & International Studies

Steve Egan on new research facility

Vice-President (Implementation) writes about plans for unique £50m automotive facility

LITEbox event: Copyright on Tue 26 Apr

Registration now open for the talk on copyright issues, given by the Office of the University Secretary Legal Adviser and local solicitors

Bath in BIS Science and Innovation Audit

We are at heart of new BIS plans to identify areas of potential global competitive advantage

University hosts Turkish-British Tatlidil Forum

Politicians, business leaders and high ranking officials from the UK and Turkey met at the University of Bath last weekend (11-13 March 2016) for the fifth Turkish-British Tatlidil Forum.

Bath in new Government initiative to increase investment in world-leading research & innovation

The University of Bath is at the heart of a consortium of businesses and organisations from across South West England and South East Wales selected to take part in the first wave of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills’ (BIS) Science and Innovation Audit (SIA).

We are most recommended university

THE Student Experience Survey finds Bath is joint top university in the UK that students would recommend

Bath named most highly recommended university in the UK

We have been named joint top university in the UK that students would recommend to their friends, according to the THE (THE) Student Experience Survey 2016.

Milner Centre for Evolution green light

We have received planning consent for the first centre of its kind in the UK, with work due to start in August

IPR blog: The EU debate in Northern Ireland

Blog by Dr Sophie Whiting, Lecturer, Department of Politics, Languages & International Studies.