UNMC Three Minute Thesis Competition

The UNMC Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition was held on the 8th Sep in the Great Hall. I always look forward to this event and I was fortunate enough to be invited as one of the judges again this year. From memory, this is the fourth or fifth year that I have been invited to …

Nominations Now Open for the 2014 U21 Awards & Gilbert Medal

The following is taken from the U21 web site:. More details, along with the relevant forms can be found here. Both the U21 Awards and the Gilbert Medal have been awarded by U21 since 2012. U21 Awards¬† The U21 Awards are awarded to indivduals from within the U21 network.¬†They recognise individual efforts towards particularly innovative …

U21 Workshop on Dealing with Research Misconduct

Richard Masterman (Director of Research Graduate Services), Margaret Dowens (Chair of UNNC Research Ethics Committee) and myself recently (10th – 11th Dec 2012) attended a two day U21 workshop in Hong Kong that focused on research misconduct and how to deal with it, especially when more than one university is involved (things get even more …