Call for Papers: The 7th MMU Postgraduate Research Conference 2014 ‘Making An Impact With Research’ When: Tuesday 4th November 2014 Place: MMU Business School Time: 9am – 5pm The term ‘impact’ is now at the centre of academic discourse and the need to ‘make an impact’, whether that be in research, scholarship or teaching, is […]

Wednesday 27th- Friday 29th August , 9:30- 5pm Venue: Basement Cluster, Humanities Bridgeford Street Tutor: Graeme Hutcheson This course provides a general introduction to analysing data using statistical models. Over three days, participants are guided through the process of defining statistical models, inputting these models into a statistical analysis package and then interpreting and presenting […]

Professor Mike Apple Wednesday 9th July, 5pm Room C5.1, Ellen Wilkinson Building Please contact shelley.darlington@manchester.ac.uk to reserve a place

University of Manchester Postgraduate Summer Research Showcase (UoM-PSRS) ***** Tuesday 24th June 2014,  12.30pm – 3.00pm, Whitworth Hall (number 50 on campus map) Registration is free A light buffet lunch will be provided ***** http://www.mdc.manchester.ac.uk/events/uom-psrs/ ***** This exciting new event hosted by Manchester Doctoral College will bring researchers from across the University together under one roof. Over […]

Tuesday 24th June 2014,  12.30pm – 3.00pm, Whitworth Hall (number 50 on campus map) Registration is free A light buffet lunch will be provided ***** http://www.mdc.manchester.ac.uk/events/uom-psrs/ ***** This exciting new event hosted by Manchester Doctoral College will bring researchers from across the University together under one roof. Over 170 posters will be presented by postgraduate research students from […]

Research Matters: Practical sustainability: what can be learned through inter-generational action research?” Lydia Merrell Room C3.30, Ellen Wilkinson Building Weds 25th June, 12.00-13.00   It is 7 years since the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) produced its report on Skills Needs in the Environment Sector and since then it has become evident – from the […]

Michael Wigglesworth shall be running a multiple regression seminar 17:30 – 20:00, Thursday 19th June in B3.17 Ellen Wilkinson. This is an optional seminar run for the M.Ed Psychology of Education, but he would like to extend an invitation to others if they would find this useful. The session is primarily aimed at students who currently have […]

As you are aware the University is committed to encouraging and supporting its research students to look beyond the lecture theatre and laboratory; and to consider the wider implications and applications of their research.   We are therefore delighted to be offering a short intensive version of the successful Innovation and Commercialisation of Research Course for Postgraduate Researchers. In […]

See attached a flyer for our forthcoming Manchester Education Debates. As you’ll see from the attached the debates are intended to tackle some of the major educational issues of the day timed to coincide with run up to the General Election. It would be good to involve our PGR students in these debates so do […]