Inspiring Research

September 2014

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NEWS FROM THE RSO

ERA 2015 UPDATE
Dr Ula Alexander has joined the Research Services Office as the ERA Project Officer. She will be in the office from Wednesday to Friday each week.

ARC LINKAGE PRESENTATIONS NOW AVAILABLE
The presentations from the recent ARC Linkage workshop are now available on the Research Services Office Past Presentations page. A FAN and password are required to access the page.

RESEARCH INTEGRITY AND THE AUSTRALIAN CODE FOR THE RESPONSIBLE CONDUCT OF RESEARCH
Dr Peter Wigley, Manager, Research Ethics and Integrity - Research Service Office, will present on the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research for central university staff and any other interested staff and students.

 

RESEARCH NEWS AND SUCCESSES

FLINDERS PROFESSOR ELECTED AS PRESIDENT OF INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION
At the recent International Conference of Legal Ethics, held at City University Law School, London, Professor Kim Economides, Dean, Flinders Law School, was elected President of the International Association of Legal Ethics (IAOLE).

FLINDERS ENGINEER LEADS ASIA MISSION
Distinguished Australian biomedical engineer Professor Karen Reynolds, Medical Device Research Institute (MDRI) will lead a group mission to Singapore at the end of this month to broaden Flinders University’s international research and development horizons.

NEW MANUAL TO IMPROVE GENERAL PRACTICE PATIENT SAFETY
A world-first patient safety manual is being developed to improve safety in Australian general practices.

A NEW JOURNEY WITH THE MAGGIE BEER FOUNDATION
A new partnership between Flinders University’s Discipline of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Maggie Beer Foundation to improve nutrition in Australia’s aged care facilities is officially underway, with staff and students heading to the Barossa Valley last week to begin the crusade.

ANZORS MEETING HOSTED BY FLINDERS
The 20th annual Australian New Zealand Orthopaedics Research Society (ANZORS) meeting was held at Flinders in the City on 21-23 September 2014, hosted by Flinders University.

 

NEW OPPORTUNITIES

NEW DATASET RELEASES FROM THE ABS
The Australian Buereau of Statistics (ABS) / Universities Australia agreement allows researchers from Flinders to apply for access to various confidentialised datasets. 

OFFICE OF LEARNING AND TEACHING GRANTS AND FELLOWSHIPS
The University strongly encourages its staff to consider these opportunities. OLT Grants and Fellowships awarded under these schemes are recognised as Category 1 Research Grants under the national rules for the recognition of research funding.


SEMINARS, CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS

DISCOUNTED WORKSHOPS ON OFFER
Approximately 100 recoded, high quality lectures are available free of charge for staff and students that address the various aspects of undertaking research.

CUSAPS LECTURE
The Centre for United States and Asia Policy Studies (CUSAPS) will be hosting a lecture by Ms Lies Marcoes-Natsir on A Journey Against Defeat: Narratives of Women’s Rejection of Poverty.

RESEARCH INTEGRITY AND THE AUSTRALIAN CODE FOR THE RESPONSIBLE CONDUCT OF RESEARCH
Research integrity involves the responsible conduct of research, and the handling of research misconduct. In this country, the prevailing guideline for research integrity is the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research (‘the Code’), published in 2007 by the ARC, NHMRC and Universities Australia (the national Vice-Chancellor’s organisation).


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