News with tag 'research'

Date: 05/08/2016

The ACU is delighted to announce the winners of the 2016 ACU Titular Fellowships. These awards provide academics from various disciplines with the opportunity to visit prestigious institutions across the Commonwealth between October 2016 and ...

 
Date: 10/06/2016

The ACU Perspectives speaker series offers our members a chance to contribute to the discussions on the future directions of higher education, to share their ideas and experiences, and to bring insights from their own region, institution or ...

 
Date: 13/05/2016

Early career and established scientists in the Commonwealth are invited to apply for a limited number of funded delegate places at the Tags: research, bursary, science, conference, Commonwealth, PhD

 
Date: 09/05/2016

On Thursday 28 April Dr Sara McLean gave a lecture at Linacre College to share her research into neuropsychology, ...

 
Date: 05/04/2016

As part of the ACU’s work on open science, we are supporting a small cohort of early career researchers from member institutions in developing countries to attend a short course in the data science approaches and skills that are ...

 
 
Date: 01/07/2015

The seventh annual Publishers for Development (PfD) conference – which took place in London, UK, yesterday – explored five core ...

 
Date: 05/06/2015

Earlier this week, the ACU successfully launched the third of its new Member Communities at the Houses of Parliament in London, UK.

 
Date: 15/05/2015

The SARIMA ACU conference was officially opened this week by Professor Jeremy Farrar, Director of the Wellcome Trust. His keynote address was titled ‘Science, technology and innovation for a healthy, sustainable and prosperous globe ...

 
Date: 01/05/2015

Open access, open data and now open science and open innovation have become key funding themes, especially in the European Commission and the

 
Date: 31/03/2015

Professor Dame Sally Davies, the Chief Medical Officer for England and Chief Scientific Adviser for the UK Department of Health, delivered an insightful

 
 
Date: 13/03/2015

The High-Level Policy Dialogue (HLPD) Bureau met for the third time to make progress on their input to a roadmap developing a long-term EU-Africa research and innovation partnership with a particular focus, initially, on food ...

 
 
Date: 09/02/2015

The ACU Perspectives speaker series will return on Monday 23 February 2015 with a talk on supporting diversity ...

 
Date: 01/12/2014

In line with its strong commitment to the development policy agenda, the ACU, in cooperation with SARIMA, will be holding an international conference ...

 
Date: 17/09/2014

Universities must do more to link their research with the real problems confronting their country. That was the message propounded by Dr Sania Nishtar at Going Beyond 2015 in Islamabad, Pakistan, last week   ...

 
Date: 21/08/2014

The 2014 Publishers for Development conference took place in Oxford recently under the theme Research Matters for Developing Countries. The conference was attended primarily by academic librarians, international publishers, ...

 
Date: 11/07/2014

Twelve universities from Africa have been selected to take part in a new ACU-run project that will help them to develop their academic staff early on in their careers.

The project, called ‘ Tags: Africa, research, training, early careers, capacity building, open access, STARS

 
Date: 17/03/2014

African universities are gradually introducing new mechanisms to encourage the uptake of research by key stakeholders, although much more remains to be done. These are the findings of a benchmarking exercise undertaken by the Development ...

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