Northern Power Inclusion Matters

Lancaster University is a collaborator on an EPSRC funded project ‘Northern Power Inclusion Matters’. This project aims to help shape an actively inclusive culture in the Engineering and Physical Sciences (EPS) community that supports, drives and sustains greater equality for all, including traditionally under-represented groups, e.g., women, people with a disability, LGBT+, and black, Asian … Continue reading Northern Power Inclusion Matters

Concordat Event 2020

On the 3rd February 2020, the RSA held a Concordat event for researchers, their managers, and interested institutional colleagues. The event focussed on the three principles of the 2019 Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers: environment and culture, employment, and professional and career development. Attendees first heard from Prof Malcom Joyce (Dean for … Continue reading Concordat Event 2020

Measuring Academic Impact: What you need to know as a researcher

As current or emerging researchers, you may be interested in the upcoming workshop ‘Measuring Academic Impact: What you need to know as a researcher’ which is scheduled for Wednesday 8th August, 3-5pm. This course will introduce you to: Relevant metrics that show you how much attention your research outputs get What journal metrics are widely … Continue reading Measuring Academic Impact: What you need to know as a researcher

Demystifying REF: what you need to know and why

In collaboration with Research Enterprise Services (RES) and Organisation and Educational Development (OED), the RSA are delighted to announce another great training opportunity for researchers. This two-hour workshop "Demystifying REF: what you need to know and why" has been designed for research active staff who are new(ish) to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) or uncertain … Continue reading Demystifying REF: what you need to know and why

RSA Workshop: From conference attendee to leader

11am-1pm 19th June 2018 Lancaster House Hotel (near Pendle College) We welcome you to join the Research Staff Association (RSA) for an informative workshop on developing your conference profile. Pick up tips and advice from an expert panel about how they transitioned from conference attendee to a conference leader. Whether you’re planning on running your … Continue reading RSA Workshop: From conference attendee to leader