Horizon 2020 – Recruitment of Experts

Horizon 2020 – Recruitment of Experts

The European Commission is currently asking people to register as an expert for future assessment rounds of Horizon 2020 funding....

The roller-coaster ride of research support

The roller-coaster ride of research support

Over the last couple of weeks, right at the height of the academic off-season, the three universities that I support...

So you have been awarded your grant…

So you have been awarded your grant…

Winning grants is tough, in fact we know it is really tough. Much time and energy is spent (often on...

British Academy competition timetable – start preparing now for the Autumn deadlines….

British Academy competition timetable – start preparing now for the Autumn deadlines….

Really useful outline of various timetables for British Academy Research Funding calls coming up in the Autumn. A range of...

Join the British Council Peer Review Panel for Newton Fund applications

Join the British Council Peer Review Panel for Newton Fund applications

Becoming part of a peer review panel is a really useful way of gaining experience of the grant making process...

Work backwards

Work backwards

Really useful advice. The process may vary slightly depending on the funder and your own universities procedures but the broad...

The challenges of being a Research Administrator…

The challenges of being a Research Administrator…

This blog doesn’t provide any specific tips on how to apply for grants or have a successful research career but...

Scholarly editing and networking

Scholarly editing and networking

Another way to network – not just for doctoral students, the ideas within the post can be applied more widely,...

Networking to success

Networking to success

When talking to academics it is apparent to me that networking is often underestimated in the grant getting world. Lots...

1 3 4 5 6 7