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Invitation to participate in focus groups on gender, progression and promotion

The Gender Equality Steering Group would like to invite members of staff to a series of focus groups seeking to find out more about their experiences and perspectives of career promotion and progression within the University.

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Review of the Office of Scholarly Communication - responses sought

The University is undertaking a Review of the Office of Scholarly Communication and welcomes your views on how the University’s support for open research might be improved, especially regarding the particular needs of postdocs.

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NERC Innovation Placements 2017

NERC’s Innovation Placements call is inviting researchers to apply for six to 12 month placements based in business, policy and civil organisations.

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Job Opportunity: Project coordinator, Canada-UK Postdoctoral Fellowship scheme

The Canada-UK Foundation in the UK is establishing a prestigious postdoctoral fellowship scheme between both countries - they are looking to appoint a Project Coordinator.

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Dignity at Work invitation for volunteers: apply by 11 June

The University would like to train a number of additional Dignity@Work volunteers to join its internal Dignity@Work Contacts Service and in particular would like to reach out to the postdoc community.

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New online course - Academic Consulting: The Fundamentals

Cambridge Enterprise has just launched a new, free online course to learn about consultancy.

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Third anniversary of the Postdoc Centre @ Mill Lane

Today we're celebrating three years of dedicated support for postdocs at Mill Lane.

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Postdoc Business Plan Competition - apply by 29 June

Cambridge Enterprise and the Entrepreneurial Postdocs of Cambridge (EPoC) have launched their business creation competition for postdocs of the University of Cambridge, a fantastic opportunity for anyone with a passion for entrepreneurship and an idea to explore.

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Join Development i-Teams to explore alleviating global poverty

Apply by 2 May to join a Development i-Team to investigate ways of alleviating global poverty using Cambridge ideas.

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Job Opportunity - Postdoc Research Staff Co-ordinator (Part Time)

The OPdA is looking to appoint an experienced co-coordinator to provide a core service supporting the Postdocs of Cambridge (PdOC) Society and the wider postdoc community of 4,000.

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Industry exchange funding for biomedical science and technology - apply by 5 April

Academics and industrial collaborators may apply for funding to carry out collaborative research in any area of biomedical science and technology through the Cambridge Academy of Therapeutic Sciences.

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Updates to Employee Self Service

UIS and the HR Division have launched a new version of Employee Self Service (ESS). ESS lets you update some of your personal details and check your payslips and P60s.

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Grants available through the Returning Carers Scheme - apply by 17 March

The Returning Carers Scheme provides funds to support career development following a career break or a period of leave for caring responsibilities.

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Join Technology i-Teams for Easter Term – apply by 5 March

Interested in how new inventions are commercialised? Looking for some hands-on business skills and experience?

Join Technology i-Teams for Easter Term – apply by 5 March - Read More…

Early Career Academic Grants for conference participation - apply by 2 April

Applications are now open for grants from the Association of Commonwealth Universities to enable participation in academic conferences in another country.

Early Career Academic Grants for conference participation - apply by 2 April - Read More…

Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Impact and Public Engagement with Research - apply by 21 April

The University runs two sets of parallel awards to recognise achievements in the areas of Impact and Public Engagement with Research. Applications for the 2017 Awards are currently open until Friday 21 April 2017.

Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Impact and Public Engagement with Research - apply by 21 April - Read More…

BBSRC Innovator of the Year Awards - apply by 15 February

BBSRC Innovator of the Year Awards - apply by 15 February

This competition recognises and rewards individuals and small teams who have harnessed the potential of their BBSRC-funded research. This year the categories also include early career researcher innovators.

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UK Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Research Fellowships - apply by 10 April

UK Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Research Fellowships - apply by 10 April

The new UK Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Programme is now open for applications. This programme has been created to fund basic research in areas of interest to the intelligence, security and defence community.

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UCCRI/Wolfson College Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - apply by 6 March

UCCRI/Wolfson College Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - apply by 6 March

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship based at the University of Cambridge Conservation Research Institute to assess the role of forests and landscapes in relation to climate change, agricultural production and livelihoods.

UCCRI/Wolfson College Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - apply by 6 March - Read More…

Postdocs invited to attend ETECH lecture series

Postdocs are invited to sit in on Cambridge Judge Business School's ETECH lecture series during Lent term.

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CUE Ideas Take Flight £1K Competition now open

CUE Ideas Take Flight £1K Competition now open

Cambridge University Entrepreneurs (CUE) has opened its £1k business plan competition - application deadline Saturday 28 January 2017.

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Researcher Development Programme for postdocs - event calendar

Researcher Development Programme for postdocs - event calendar

Find out what career development opportunities are available to you through the RDP this term.

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Institute of Physics Early Career Awards 2017 - open for nominations

The IOP's call for nominations for the 2017 Awards, including Early Career Medals, is open until 31 January 2017.

Institute of Physics Early Career Awards 2017 - open for nominations - Read More…

Public engagement & outreach training for AHSS postdocs

Public engagement & outreach training for AHSS postdocs

Apply by Monday 23 January 2017 for the Rising Stars course - training in public engagement.

Public engagement & outreach training for AHSS postdocs - Read More…

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Invitation to participate in focus groups on gender, progression and promotion

Jun 26, 2017

The Gender Equality Steering Group would like to invite members of staff to a series of focus groups seeking to find out more about their experiences and perspectives of career promotion and progression within the University.

Review of the Office of Scholarly Communication - responses sought

Jun 16, 2017

The University is undertaking a Review of the Office of Scholarly Communication and welcomes your views on how the University’s support for open research might be improved, especially regarding the particular needs of postdocs.

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