SAVE THE DATE: The GuildHE Research Summer School will take place in Mary Ward House, London on 7- 8 September 2020 Why attend The GuildHE Research Summer School is a great opportunity for doctoral researchers to: Focus on your own professional development as a...
Join a Brexit Readiness Roadshow event in October: Universities UK, in collaboration with GuildHE and Universities Scotland and Universities Wales are hosting events across the UK to help higher education providers prepare for a no-deal Brexit. The...
A unique service for researchers in smaller and specialist universities and colleges, is being launched today (4th March 2019) at the British Library. GuildHE Research (previously known is as CREST - the Consortium for Research Excellence, Support, and Training) will...
Two projects using sound and advanced digital creative technologies will be developed to drive innovations in learning in schools and care of people with Dementia thanks to funding from CREST, GuildHE’s research network. Memory Tracks will investigate the impact of music as a means to stimulate memory and promote independent living amongst those living with […]
Dr Helen Hanna from Leeds Trinity University has recently received an award of over £12,000 from the British Academy to run a two-day workshop on how to write for publication in English language journals in education and how to develop research funding proposals with UK collaborators. She will be partnering with Dr Wei Shen from […]
The Royal Agricultural University (RAU) has been selected to lead research which addresses significant challenges facing the calf rearing sector, including reducing antibiotic use and maintaining welfare. Funded by AHDB Beef & Lamb, the project will produce guidance on best practice for rearing dairy-bred beef calves, helping producers to run a more efficient and profitable calf rearing business. Dr […]
SAVE THE DATE: The 5th CREST Summer School will take place in London on 3-4 September 2018. The Summer School is open to research students from CREST member institutions. Participants will take part in workshops and discussion sessions with a range of speakers and organisations, including the Wellcome Trust, the British Library, Ipsos Mori, the British Academy, […]
Leeds Arts University, UK. Title: Expanding Communities of Sustainable Practice Key note Speaker: Joanna Boehnert, Joanna is the author of Design, Ecology, Politics: Towards the Ecoscene. https://ecocene.wordpress.com/ and founder of Eco Labs – a not for profit design research lab and studio engaged in the communication of complex environmental problems that creates resources, projects and […]
York St John University are pleased to invite applications for the following PhD studentship Funded PhD Studentship Staging Change: Leadership, Engagement and Advocacy in Learning Disability Theatre York St John University in collaboration with Mind the Gap theatre company The School of Performance and Media Production is seeking applications from candidates interested in pursuing a […]
Falmouth University are delighted to announce that this year’s Doctoral Studentship call is now live. We will be offering up to 4 fully funded studentships and successful candidates will be invited to teach up to 180 hours per year, within the department of their Director of Studies. Information about the award, and the project calls […]
Building on our successful symposium in October 2016, we are excited to announce our second, one day symposium at Leeds Arts University continuing the dialogue on how to expand communities of sustainable practice within and beyond art and design schools. Given the need for art and design education to transform its mode of operating in […]
By Lauren Taverner Brown With climate change a current hot topic in the news – this week UK and US scientists launched a £20million Antarctic research expedition to investigate the precarious state of the Thwaites glacier – Retreat Cornwall is a creative residency that will explore what life might look like when sea levels rise, and organisers […]
A new event for hedgehog carers/rehabilitators, vets, students, and researchers. A full day of talks, discussions and practical training sessions in the Gloucestershire countryside. The programme will provide an opportunity for those with lots of experience, or very little, to share their experience, learn from others, and discuss the latest research affecting care of the […]
Exploring endangered forms of industrial craft specific to the ceramics industry, peformance installation “Pattern Book”
CERAMICS – Pattern Book For nearly two decades Prf Neil Brownsword has highlighted endangered forms of industrial craft specific to the ceramics industry of his home town – Stoke-on-Trent. His residency at the V&A in 2017-18 was driven forward by the museum’s collection of 18th and early 19th century North Staffordshire ceramics and pattern books […]
Bradford College, new centre for research, The Northern School for Research into Art and Material Culture
The Northern Centre for Research into Art and Material Culture: Process/Philosophy and Praxis The Faculty of Art and Creative Industries at Bradford College have inaugurated a new centre for Research named The Northern School for Research into Art and Material Culture. This title encompasses many of the themes of the School’s research but also connects […]