News with tag 'early careers'

Date: 06/11/2017

The ACU is leading an innovative new project – Partnership for Enhanced and Blended Learning (PEBL) – designed to address the critical staff shortages facing universities in east Africa, while improving outcomes for students.

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Date: 08/05/2017

On Thursday 4 April, Dr Shadreck Chirikure, Associate Professor in the Department of Archaeology at the University of Cape Town, gave the annual ACU Lecture at Linacre College.

Dr Chirikure gave a fascinating talk titled "Was the ...

 
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: 19/05/2015

A further 39 emerging academics from across the Commonwealth will get the chance to broaden their horizons and develop their international contacts for the first time, thanks to the third round of a grant programme funded by the Association of ...

 
Date: 05/12/2014

Today we're opening applications for a new round of grants for early career academics seeking their first international collaboration. Over 40 Tags: bursary, early careers, Commonwealth, membership

 
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: 11/04/2014

36 more early career academics will be given the chance to broaden their networks and expand their knowledge as beneficiaries of the second tranche of Early Career Academic Grants, funded by the ACU.

To mark its Centenary, the ACU ...

 
Date: 03/03/2014

The second instalment of the Australia Africa University Network (AAUN)/ACU International Africa Forum, will take place at the University of Pretoria, South Africa, on 4-6 April 2014.  

The Forum will focus on the themes of ...

 
Date: 25/11/2013

Applications are now open for the second round of Early Career Academic Grants. The scheme aims to enable a further 50 emerging academics from ACU member universities to broaden their horizons and develop their international contacts by ...

 
Date: 18/07/2013

Twenty emerging academics from ACU member universities across the Commonwealth will get the chance to broaden their horizons and develop their international contacts as the first recipients of grants from a new grant programme funded ...

 
Date: 27/03/2013

Professor Graeme Hugo, Director of the Australian Population and Migration Research Centre at the University of Adelaide, has called for new approaches to be considered to facilitate development-friendly models of migration for academic staff, ...

 
Date: 17/01/2013

UniPID, in cooperation with the University of Helsinki, will host the second DocLinks Summer School in Helsinki, Finland, on 2-5 July 2013. The Call for Applications for the DocLinks Summer School is now open with the deadline for submission ...

 
Date: 02/11/2012

The importance of supporting early career researchers when building scientific capacity in developing countries – and the ACU's work in this area – was recognised by a UK Parliamentary committee last week.

In its report

 
Date: 18/01/2012

The consortium for our new project to establish a unique network for doctoral students and early career researchers in African and European countries – DocLinks – are meeting at the ACU today to discuss the initial stages of ...

 
Date: 03/11/2011

A project to establish a unique network for doctoral students and early career researchers in African and European countries was launched today by the Association of Commonwealth Universities at the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) ...