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BioConnect Seminar Series 2014-15

Seminars to take place in Room C/0.13, Sir Martin Evans Building at 1.10pm on alternate Tuesdays unless otherwise stated.  Buffet lunch will be provided for most talks at 12.30pm in the new BIOSI Foyer, Sir Martin Evans Building.

 

3rd September 2014

Dr Andy Bailey, School of Biological Sciences, Bristol University

Title: BBSRC South-West Doctoral Training Partnership (SWDTP): understanding how studentships will be distributed

In 2013 CU became an associate member with access studentships. The partnership is managed by Bristol University who are keen to engage with Potential PhD supervisors at CU and raise awareness of how the consortium will work going forward

 

17th September 2014 - 1.10pm in Room E/1.03, Sir Martin Evans Building

B. Fahnert., SM. Rutherford, K. Sheppard, L. Woodgate, School of Biosciences, Cardiff University

Title: Getting to grips with being a personal tutor: An update on supporting students and helping them develop graduate competencies

 

1st October 2014 - 1.10pm in Room E/1.03, Sir Martin Evans Building

Dr Glen Sweeney and Tim Higgins, School of Biosciences, Cardiff University

Title: Feedback and Assessment

 

29th October 2014 - 1.10pm in Room E/1.03, Sir Martin Evans Building

Clare Hughes, Esh Mahenthiralingam, Jo Cable & Beatrix Fahnert

Title: Supervision of final year projects - guidance for Postgrads and Postdocs

 

12th November 2014

Alex Goodwin (Eurofins) plus Q & A Session by Steve Turner and Angela Marchbank

A smooth transition for our new sequencing arrangements: Interactive training session of Eurofins website and Q & A to clarify the new arrangements for sequencing 

 

19th November 2014 - 1.10pm in Room E/1.03, Sir Martin Evans Building

Dr Henrietta Standley, School of Biosciences, Cardiff University

Title: International Ambition: Opportunities for funded research and teaching placements

 

26th November 2014 - 1.10pm in Room E/1.03, Sir Martin Evans Building

Adrian Harwood, Helen White-Cooper and Ros John, School of Biosciences, Cardiff University

Pathways to Impact Workshop: To provide hint and tips on developing Pathways to Impact statements for furture BBSRC applications 

 

3rd December 2014

Rhian Phillips, Registry, Cardiff University

SIMS training for postgraduate monitoring 

 

12th December 2014

ORCA/Open Access

Sam Jones, Library Services, Cardiff University

 

 

Details on further talks for 2014-2015 to follow shortly