By Claudine Anderson, Policy Manager, Public Engagement with Research, RCUK Strategy Unit. The world of research is amazing – new developments are leading to exciting discoveries, changing the way we live and our understanding of our environment. At Research Councils UK, the partnership of the UK’s 7 research councils, we invest in only the most […]
Studentship information – Update The team has been working hard to get the student project information that we hold into the system as planned but we have since identified some important data protection issues that need resolution, along with some outstanding technical issues, to ensure faithful transfer of data to the RCUK Gateway to Research […]
By Dr Monika Sharma, Senior Programme Manager, RCUK India Until October 2011, when I was an enthusiastic researcher, all that attracted my attention was to publish research in high impact factor journals. Thereafter, to taste something different, I joined Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) where my major task was to disseminate information on various research funding opportunities […]
By Claudine Anderson, Policy Manager, Public Engagement with Research, RCUK Strategy Unit. Last week the winner of Engage 2014 was announced to celebrate achievements in public engagement with research across the UK. The competition, organised by the National Co-ordinating Centre for Public Engagement and funded by RCUK, the UK Higher Education Funding Councils and the […]
The latest updates made to Gateway to Research (GtR) include classification information from the RCUK Research Classification System and the Health Research Classification System (HRCS). You will notice that we have now included the Technology Strategy Board Logo on our Home Page. Clicking on the TSB or RCUK logo will take you the Home Page […]
By Claudine Anderson, Policy Manager, Public Engagement with Research, RCUK Strategy Unit. Giving a young person a taste of a real work environment can be a powerful experience. It can open their eyes to careers which they may not have previously considered or develop their interest for a particular career into a real and serious […]
By Geeny George Shaju, Communications Manager RCUK India. It’s interesting to note how workshops bring together the best minds; minds that are passionate about their work and want to share their expertise and knowledge. And there is no mind without a brain. On this occasion it was the Aetiology and life course of substance abuse […]
Contact Us: If you have any comments or suggestions for improvement you can email the team on email@example.com or leave a message on the blog http://blogs.rcuk.ac.uk/category/gtr/. The latest updates made to Gateway to Research, including improved search functionality and API improvements, are as follows: ENHANCED SEARCH FUNCTIONALITY When searching by Grant Reference only (using Advanced […]
By Dr Helen Bailey, Deputy Director RCUK India One of the great aspects of our role here in India, is the huge diversity of the research and people we engage with. India has a wealth of expertise in so many areas of research, representing a great range of opportunities for UK collaboration. At Research Councils […]
Contact Us: If you have any comments or suggestions for improvement you can email the team on firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message on the blog http://blogs.rcuk.ac.uk/category/gtr/. Following the highly successful official launch of Gateway to Research (GtR) at the House of Commons on December 4th 2013 we are pleased to announce the latest changes and improvements to enhance the […]
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