Archive for the ‘People news’ Category

Housing project led by graduate wins The Stirling Prize

Goldsmith Street, a council housing development in Norwich has been named the UK’s best new building by industry body RIBA

Staff Wellbeing Kickstart Week

Spaces are still available to book on this week's activities for staff

Mental Health and Wellbeing

Professor Bernie Morley's message on World Mental Health Day.

Rachel Forrester-Jones named director of CASP

The Centre for the Analysis of Social Policy (CASP) enters a new phase as Professor Rachel Forrester-Jones takes over from Professor Paul Gregg as director.

Dr Gearon speaks at University of California

Dr Gearon attended the event as part of a visit to the USA during which she presented at a conference and met with senior academics and practitioners.

Global Chair Scheme 2020/21

The International Relations Office invites nominations for Global Chairs in Research or in Social Innovation for the 2020/21 academic year.

Staff Spotlight on... Danielle Starling

We spoke about country music, YouTubers and Staff Spotlights.

Welcoming Erasmus, Exchange and Visiting Students

The International Relations Office welcomed 120 new exchange and visiting students to Bath on the 23rd September 2019.

Brexit update: staff immigration advice sessions

Richard Brooks, Director of HR, announces a further series of individual immigration advice sessions for our international staff and their families.

Professor Bill Durodie to speak at fringe event

Professor Bill Durodie (PoLIS) will speak at this fringe event at the Conservative Party Conference tomorrow.

New member of professional staff elected to Council

Malcolm Holley has been elected to serve a three-year term.

University Athena SWAN Leader vacancy

The University is recruiting for a part-time, fixed-term role which is only open to internal applicants.

Staff Spotlight on… Ana Bertolossi

We spoke about Brazil, British humour, and teaching.

£250,000 gift to support Mechanical Engineering students

This donation was made possible by the legacy of the late Arthur Clements CBE.

New UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships announced

Dr Patrick Bury (PoLIS) has been awarded significant new UKRI funding to further his work on Transatlantic counter-terrorism.

Intersectionality and Athena SWAN

Moving beyond a single dimension of inequality.

Staff Wellbeing Kickstart Week

Kickstart your mental wellbeing with a range of activities for staff taking place 14-18 October.

Staff spotlight on... Professor Gregory Sankaran

We spoke Beethoven, Italy and the University staff and postgraduate students Cricket Club.

Global climate change day of action

As you may already be aware, there is a global day of action on Friday 20 September, in response to the growing challenge of climate change.

New Chair of Democracy Commission

Newham Council has appointed Director of the IPR, Professor Nick Pearce, as Chair of a new Democracy and Civic Participation Commission.