Archive for April 2018

VC candidate information pack

A candidate information brief has been produced about the role of Vice-Chancellor and how to apply

Richard Brooks' HR Blog - VC recruitment

Director of HR, Richard Brooks, provides an update on the search for our new Vice-Chancellor

Gerald Walters Memorial Lecture 9 May

Prof Ian Goldin (University of Oxford) speaks about 'the disruptive changes shaping our world' 5.30 to 6.30pm

Request software for teaching next academic year

Computing Services has sent out an email to staff who may need to request software for the next academic year with a link to the new form

Excel - PivotTables and data, 2 May 10am to 12pm

Historical photographs at The Edge galleries

This exhibition of 200 photographs is drawn from the extensive collection of the archive of modern conflict and takes place between 20 April and 16 June

The Blues Awards 2018

The Annual Blues Awards took place at the Assembly Rooms on Wednesday 25 April 2018

Obituary - Tony Draper

It is with much sadness that we announce the death of Tony Draper who passed away on 21 March

Brexit and UK Financial Services: Where Do We Stand?

Time has moved on since the Referendum on 23rd June 2016 but enormous uncertainty still surrounds the UK’s trading and economic relationships with the EU

How maths saves time and money

IMI has been highlighted in a national review of Knowledge Exchange in the Mathematical Sciences

Prof. Dylan Thompson on 'The Truth About Obesity'

Professor Dylan Thompson from the Department for Health speaks to BBC 1's 'The Truth About Obesity'

IT maintenance: Sharepoint, SAMIS, Pure & more - Tues

Another successful Applicant Visit Day on a Saturday

Over 400 prospective students and their guests attended an Applicant Visit Day last Saturday (21st April)

Staff Spotlight on...Vasanta Subramanian

This week's spotlight is on Dr Vasanta Subramanian who discusses ‘Disease in a Dish’ and table tennis

15 days to nominate for the Staff Recognition Awards!

Get your nominations in for this year’s Staff Recognition Awards by 10 May 2018

Seeking a Chair of Ethics Committee

Senior academic staff are invited to apply for the role of Chair of the University Ethics Committee

Single fathers in birds bring up young

A new study from the Milner Centre finds an imbalance of the sexes leads to single parenting in birds

Prof Edmund Keogh: Sex and gender differences in pain

Professor Edmund Keogh from the Dept of Psychology talks to the Pain Research Forum about gender differences in pain

Sustainable soil-based construction

Soil-based construction materials could provide the poorest people with strong, affordable housing

Two bath undergraduates claim national awards

Undergraduates Rachel Hayden (Civil Engineering) and Charlie Francis (Accounting and Finance) have claimed awards at the national Undergraduate of the Year awards 2018