Archive for October 19, 2020

ESRC Festival of Social Science – November 2020

2020 has been a challenging year for Manchester, with many famous festivals and productions unable to proceed during these unprecedented times. However, the annual Festival of Social Science, which takes place from November 7th-15th will go ahead as planned in a new virtual format. The local version of this national festival is now in its sixth year – academics from The University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University and University of Salford will be partnering up to present the very latest in social science research. read more


Research Funding Application Notification Now Online

Have you prepared a bid or grant application for submission in the past few months? Did you notice that there are a few changes in the process?

Here are the changes:
* Colleagues need to complete a Grant notification form (NGA).

* The Associate Dean for Research (ADR) must sign the NGA.

* A requirement that applications align to the School Research Strategy.

* Decent funding recovery, to ensure where possible that the project is not delivered at a loss.

The Schools of Health; Science Engineering and Environment now have online grant notification sites.

These will enable the ADRs to approve the applications seamlessly.

Check them out Health , SEE

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