Inspiring Research

April 2015

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NEWS FROM THE RSO

RESEARCH PROFESSIONAL
Flinders University has recently renewed its site licence to the on-line grants opportunities search engine and information database Research Professional. Research Professional is hosted through the Research Services Office and is available to all Flinders staff and students with an ‘@flinders’ email address.

 

RESEARCH NEWS AND SUCCESSES

PALLIATIVE CARE AWARD A FIRST FOR FLINDERS
The American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) has awarded an Australian a prestige award for the first time.

FLINDERS INCLUSION IN NEW DIGITIAL RENAISSANCE EDITIONS
Two Renaissance plays, edited by Professor Joost Daalder, Department of English, Creative Writing and Australian Studies, have been included in a new series, Digital Renaissance Editions.

POLICY’S PROMISE FOR FAIRER HEALTH OUTCOMES
A new Centre for Research Excellence (CRE) on the Social Determinants of Health Equity, dedicated to achieving fairer health outcomes and improving the wellbeing of Australians, was launched at Flinders on 24 April 2015.

FLINDERS GLOBAL YOUNG SCIENTIST RETURNS FROM SUMMIT
In January 2015, 293 young researchers (PhD and post-doctoral level) from around the world were invited to attend the Global Young Scientists Summit (GYSS) in Singapore. Amongst these young researchers was Dr Stefania Velardo, Sport, Health and Physical Education (SHAPE) Research Centre.

REVEALING THE NEW PAST: INTERNED IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Collaboration between Flinders and History SA has resulted in an exhibition at the Migration Museum and a book on a little-known chapter of South Australian First World War history.

 

NEW OPPORTUNITIES

PAST PRESENTATIONS RESOURCES
The Research Services Office hosts, runs, and advertises research related workshops and seminars to develop researchers and professional staff. Presentations, recordings and other materials from these workshops and seminars are available for viewing/downloading from the Past Presentations webpage.

 

SEMINARS, CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS

SEVEN SECRETS OF HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL RHD STUDENTS
What are the things that RHD candidates do to finish on time, to overcome isolation, doubt and writers block and to enjoy the process? And just as importantly what do they do in order to spend guilt-free time with their family and friends and perhaps even have holidays? If this sounds appealing, then this session will be of particular use to you.

TURBOCHARGE YOUR WRITING
Would you like to know the secret to high output, low stress scholarly writing? In academia it is often assumed that writing comes naturally. However, an overwhelming body of research shows that there are very clear and practical strategies that can greatly increase your writing productivity.

 


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