Archive for the ‘People news’ Category

Volunteering at Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2017

CSCT student Suzy Wallace blogs about her experience of helping at The Summer Science Exhibition.

Nominations for B&NES Council Chair’s Community Awards

Nominations are welcome for The Chair of B&NES Council’s Community Awards, which recognise volunteers, community leaders, organisations, carers and local businesses.

Student Imogen excited about sporting education at Bath

Rising England star & BSc(Hons) Sport & Exercise Science student Imogen Allison believes she is in the best place to continue her education on and off the court after committing to Team Bath Netball for the 2017-18 season.

Welcome to new staff who joined us in July

The new starters update gives the name, job title & department of all new members of staff who started with us in July 2017. Enjoy your time at the University!

An invitation from Diane Aderyn

Diane invites colleagues to the Claverton Rooms for cake and drinks on Wed 16 Aug at 3pm

New Heads of Department from 1 Aug 2017

Our academic leadership webpage has been updated in time for the new academic year.

Academic lead for Doctoral College

Prof Cathryn Mitchell will be the Academic Director of our new Doctoral College which comes into existence today

Marketing award for PhD student

PhD student Marilena Gemtou received a Worshipful Company of Marketors external website award last week for her work on customer revenge behaviour.

Cathryn Mitchell delivers Royal Institute of Navigation keynote

Cathryn Mitchell gave the President's Invitation Address at the Royal Institute of Navigation's 11th AGM

Death of Prof Darryl P Almond (formerly of Materials Science)

We regret to announce the death of Emeritus Professor Darryl P Almond, who joined the University of Bath in 1976.

Alumna Fran on top of world as England win Cricket World Cup

Sports Performance graduate Fran Wilson, who scored 159 runs in five matches, helped England win the Women’s Cricket World Cup on an unforgettable Sunday afternoon of high drama at Lord’s.

Bidding farewell to Diane Aderyn

Our Director of Finance & Procurement is retiring in August after 24 years with the University

IPR appoints new Reader in Public Policy

Dr Matt Dickson is to become Reader in Public Policy in the Institute for Policy Research (IPR)

Fantastic response to Andy Dunne's fundraising efforts

Andy with his family (Laura, Imre and Orla) pre-swim in Bournemouth.

New role for Professor Barry Gilbertson

One of our lay Council members has been appointed Chairman for Bath World Heritage Group

Graduate visits new lab funded by his gift

Students & staff gathered for the official opening of the Tarr Bioinformatics lab, in Biology & Biochemistry

Congrats to our latest HEA Fellows via the Bath Course

The Bath Course in Enhancing Academic Practice is designed for academic staff and teaching fellows to support their development whilst on probation.

Golden finish for student athletes at European U23 Champs

University of Bath sporting scholar Cameron Chalmers enjoyed his “best moment in sport so far” when he anchored the Great Britain men’s 4x400m relay team to gold at the European U23 Athletics Championships in Poland.

Margaret Roper, philanthropist, dies aged 78

Over the past 12 years, Margaret & Brian Roper's generous gifts to the University have had a huge impact, enriching the lives of thousands of indivduals.

Press officer tackles triathlon for charities that saved son