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BRIHC Research Fellowships

BRIHC Research Fellowships
Description
The University of Birmingham is delighted to announce these exciting opportunities for three outstanding early career researchers to join BRIHC's vibrant research community on a two year research fellowship, starting in September 2017.
Date:
23/03/2017

British and Brazilian universities unite to tackle major global problems

British and Brazilian universities unite to tackle major global problems
Description
Experts from the University of Birmingham joined partners at São Paulo State University (UNESP) on Monday 13 March to lay the foundation for joint research aimed at solving major problems facing both countries.
Date:
23/03/2017

Landmark signing provides boost to Birmingham Life Sciences

Landmark signing provides boost to Birmingham Life Sciences
Description
The University of Birmingham has purchased 9.9acres of land in the Selly Oak area to develop a brand new Life Sciences Park.
Date:
23/03/2017

Professor Francis Davis discusses religious literacy, or lack thereof, in government agencies on BBC Radio 4

Professor Francis Davis discusses religious literacy, or lack thereof, in government agencies on BBC Radio 4
Description
Senior government defense adviser, Major-General Tim Cross, has said that Foreign Office officials' understanding of the importance of religion is inadequate. He discusses this with Professor Francis Davis, former faith advisor to cabinet ministers and Director of Public Policy at The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding or Religion, on BBC Radio 4 Sunday Programme on March 19, 2017.
Date:
22/03/2017

Voting open as young video makers compete to support Brazil in solving resources problems

Voting open as young video makers compete to support Brazil in solving resources problems
Description
People around the world can vote in an exciting global video competition that is helping children and young people play their part in helping to secure future supplies of food, water and energy in Brazil.
Date:
21/03/2017

Ambassador delivers keynote talk to launch Birmingham's Brazil Week

Ambassador delivers keynote talk to launch Birmingham's Brazil Week
Description
The Brazilian Ambassador visited the University of Birmingham today to launch its first 'Brazil Week' and learn more about the University's work with his country.
Date:
21/03/2017

Voting open as young video makers compete to support Brazil in solving resources problems

Voting open as young video makers compete to support Brazil in solving resources problems
Description
People around the world can vote in an exciting global video competition that is helping children and young people play their part in helping to secure future supplies of food, water and energy in Brazil.
Date:
21/03/2017

Orson Welles plays starring role in creating Brazilian folklore

Orson Welles plays starring role in creating Brazilian folklore
Description
American filmmaker Orson Welles changed the perception of the Brazilian Northeast when he filmed the story of four campaigning fishermen for an ill-fated and uncompleted movie, a study reveals.
Date:
20/03/2017

Economic History and/as History of Economics: On Affinities, Old and New

Economic History and/as History of Economics: On Affinities, Old and New
Description
Audio recording of a Ivan Boldyrev (Humboldt University, Berlin) In conversation with Roger Backhouse (Economics, University of Birmingham).
Date:
20/03/2017

Birmingham Researchers Power to Victory!

Description
The institution of Engineering and Technology's Midlands Power recently held its annual prize award. The annual prize award is an opportunity for students across the Midlands to showcase a poster about a project they have worked on.
Date:
20/03/2017
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