Archive for the ‘RIS - Research & Innovation Services’ Category

New electronic research ethics process

Research active academics: in mid-March we will launch our new Electronic Ethics Form & approval process

Responsible Research Assessment and Management

We have recently launched a set of principles outlining our approach to research assessment and management including the use of quantitative metrics.

@Home with ERC adv grants, IRO funding & MSCA fellowships

RIS' next information-packed@Home session will take place on Thursday 2 March when three upcoming funding calls will be discussed.

ResearchFish submissions: 6 Feb – 16 Mar

Research Councils require all funded PIs & research students to submit details of their ongoing research

RCUK Energy Programme visit: Wed 22 Feb

RCUK Energy Programme are running a series of regional visits to share information with academics, researchers and research office personnel about the dynamic energy research landscape and discuss their future plans.

Meet Head of Theme, EPSRC Healthcare Technologies: 2 Feb

Learn more about the EPSRC's funding opportunities in the Healthcare Technologies theme and get useful hints and tips.

Navtech KTP graded ‘Outstanding’

Navtech provides innovative radar surveillance solutions for industries focused on safety & security

Water & agricultural management in Sub-Saharan Africa: 19 Jan

If you are interested in GCRF and/or water and agricultural management research, this would be a great opportunity to hear about challenges faced on the ground in the Sub-Saharan region and to explore partnership with a leading Institute as Dr Greenwell Matchaya, the Southern African Coordinator for the Regional Strategy Analysis and Knowledge Support Systems at the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), visits the University.

Submit international research fund bids to Dean/HoD by 6 Jan

Please submit applications for the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) to your Head of Department & Dean by Friday 6 January, one week before the application submission deadline: 13 January 2017.

Celebrating 40 years of Knowledge Transfer Partnership success

The KTP@40 event was most timely, with the University of Bath turning 50 this year, reinforcing the benefits of research collaborations with industry; a bedrock of the institution’s culture.

University hosts 2016 Business Dinner

In late September we hosted our annual Business Dinner at the Roman Baths as part of our 50th Anniversary celebrations; the event brings together academics with external partners to stimulate discussion around opportunities for future collaborations across themes aligned to the University’s research strengths.

Researchers: Top tips for achieving impact

A new ‘Top tips’ flyer, produced by Research Innovation Services (RIS) and the Impact Operations Group, is a handy reference point for researchers at all levels as we look ahead to the next REF at the start of this new academic year.

Top tips for achieving impact

Find out more about achieving impact with a new top tips flyer.

Making data work harder for academic and HR staff

Blog post from Katy McKen, Head of Research Information & Intelligence, for Efficiency Exchange.

RIS' inaugural grant writing retreat - a success!

Over two days at Bailbrook House Hotel, sixteen academics and researchers were able to fully dedicate their time to the development of research proposals - interspersed with some very nice food and coffee! There are plans to run similar events in the future.

Funding to work with Latin America

We are pleased to announce the Santander Extraordinary Call for activities with a Latin American partner

Making sense of Stern review: 12 recommendations

To help us make sense of Stern and its implications for Bath, Katy McKen (Head of Research Information & Intelligence) has put together this list of the 12 main recommendations covered by Stern.

New ways of working for all researchers

RIS is launching PAM, our new Proposal & Award Management System, on Monday 1 August

Bid for São Paulo researcher exchange funding by 25 Jul

The University of Bath and the São Paulo State Research Foundation (FAPESP) are inviting bids for funding to support projects that involve the exchange of researchers.

Talk about EPSRC's five-year plan

Please watch the video of the talk to learn how to continue to access resources to deliver excellent research