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Birmingham Fellow Dr Chris Laoutaris talks to BBC Radio London about his new book

Birmingham Fellow Dr Chris Laoutaris talks to BBC Radio London about his new book
Description
Dr Chris Laoutaris, Birmingham Fellow at The Shakespeare Institute, talked to Dotun Adebayo on BBC Radio London about his new book, Shakespeare and the Countess: The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe.
Date:
24/04/2014

Blog: Should I stay or should I go? Why the UK should stay out of the Crimea issue

Blog: Should I stay or should I go? Why the UK should stay out of the Crimea issue
Description
Iván Farías, Doctoral Researcher in the Department of Political Science and International Studies argues why the UK should stay out of the Crimea issue.
Date:
24/04/2014

Birmingham Three Minute Thesis Competition

Description
The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition returns this year which challenges PhD students to effectively communicate the significance of their research in just three minutes.
Date:
07/04/2014

Oxford Journals Article prize for Best Paper

Oxford Journals Article prize for Best Paper
Description
Our late colleague Francesca Carnevali was co-winner of a prize for the best paper published in Enterprise and Society in 2013.
Date:
02/04/2014

Government Workshop with Baroness Warsi

Description
Students from the 'Doing of Not Doing God: religion, policy and politics' third year Social Policy undergraduate module were given the opportunity to meet and hear Baroness Sayeeda Warsi speak about the role and relevance of different religious communities in the city of Birmingham.
Date:
31/03/2014

Call for papers: Transcending Boundaries in the Law

Call for papers: Transcending Boundaries in the Law
Description
Birmingham Law School's annual postgraduate research conference seeks contributions from postgraduate students in all areas of law. Deadline: 28 April 2014. The conference will be held on 13 June at Birmingham Law School. KEYNOTE SPEAKER JUST ANNOUNCED
Date:
28/03/2014

Vikings: life and legend

Vikings: life and legend
Description
Dr Chris Callow is curating a series of films as part of the British Museum's exhibition.
Date:
28/03/2014

Chancellor George Osborne announces 22 new Centres for Doctoral Training

Description
Postgraduate training in a wide range of engineering and scientific fields important to the UK's economy received a further boost today. Twenty two new Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs) were announced by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, The Rt. Hon George Osborne MP. The University of Birmingham will host one of these of new centres in the area of Formulation Engineering.
Date:
28/03/2014

Business School Doctoral Scholarships available for 2014/15

Description
Birmingham Business School is pleased to announce a number of PhD scholarships for the 2014/2015 academic year in the areas of Accounting and Finance, Economics, Management and Marketing.
Date:
28/03/2014

'Images of Research' competition won by School of Education postgraduate researcher

Description
The overall winner from this years Images of Research Exhibition, has been awarded to Hannah Hames, a PhD student here in the School of Education.
Date:
27/03/2014

MA Modern British Studies

MA Modern British Studies
Description
Drs Christopher Moores and Matt Houlbrook discuss the MA Modern British Studies. This new course is available for 2014 entry.
Date:
27/03/2014

Andreas Kanaris Memorial prize

Andreas Kanaris Memorial prize
Description
Sabrina Intelisano from Philosophy wins a School award.
Date:
27/03/2014

Belief and the Great War

Belief and the Great War
Description
A new article by Dr Michael Snape for the Voices of War and Peace website.
Date:
27/03/2014

Teaching excellence award

Teaching excellence award
Description
Deryn Guest from Theology and Religion wins Head of School's award in teaching excellence at the School of Philosophy, Theology and Religion.
Date:
27/03/2014

Discussion paper series; three new papers now available

Description
'Brand recognition', 'Hong Kong's growth enterprise market' and 'Global value chains and industrial relations research' are the topics covered in the latest Business School discussion papers.
Date:
27/03/2014

SET for Britain

Description
In March 2014 doctoral researcher Rebecca Sindall presented her research into the optimisation of renewable energy to MPs and engineering experts at the Houses of Parliament as part of the Set for Britain competition.
Date:
25/03/2014

The importance of reputation building and management

Description
Professor Stephen Brammer discusses the importance of the reputation of a company, with particular regards to Asian economies.
Date:
19/03/2014

Feminist Philosophy Reading Group

Feminist Philosophy Reading Group
Description
This week, Doctoral Researcher Sarah-Louise Johnson discusses the feminist philosophy reading group at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
17/03/2014

Hear Dr Finola Kerrigan discuss the #reellives social media competition

Description
Hear Dr Finola Kerrigan discuss the #reellives social media research project competition in this Birmingham Business School podcast.
Date:
17/03/2014

Teaching Fellow in African Studies and Anthropology

Teaching Fellow in African Studies and Anthropology
Description
This Department of African Studies and Anthropology is advertising for a three-year teaching appointment. The candidate should preferably be an anthropologist (although suitably qualified applicants in other disciplines will be considered) with expertise on any region of Sub-Saharan Africa.
Date:
17/03/2014
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