Inspiring Research

August 2014

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NEWS FROM THE RSO

ERA 2015 UPDATE
Two information sessions were held on 7 August 2014 at Flinders for faculty staff to attend.

 

RESEARCH NEWS AND SUCCESSES

SA SCIENCE EXCELLENCE AWARDS RESULTS
The SA Science Excellence Awards celebrated their ten years in fine style at a gala night at the Adelaide Town Hall, 8 August 2014, where Flinders University was  successful with their nominees on the evening.

NHMRC FELLOWSHIPS RESULTS
On Friday 29 August 2014, the Minister for Health, Peter Dutton, announced the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) 2014 Practitioner and Research Fellowships.

SPORT IN FOCUS - SHAPE RESEARCH CENTRE LAUNCH
Flinders new Sport, Health and Physical Education (SHAPE) Research Centre was launched at a symposium at Flinders in the City on 22 August 2014.

FLINDERS SPACE ARCHAEOLOGIST IN CONVERSATION WITH “SPACE ODDITY” ASTRONAUT
As a space archaeologist, Dr Alice Gorman from the Department of Archaeology gets to meet more astronauts than most people. Colonel Chris Hadfield, however, is in a league of his own.

NANOCONNECT IN THE NEWS
NanoConnect is the industry collaboration program managed by Flinders Centre for NanoScale Science and Technology.

 

NEW OPPORTUNITIES

 

AINSE, NOT JUST FOR SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
At a symposium and information session held at Flinders on Tuesday, 19 August, approximately 30 Flinders staff and students were able speak with key researchers from ANSTO and AINSE.

ECR GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP AVAILABLE
The Grant Writing Workshop, recently run by RiAus has been made available on their website.


SEMINARS, CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS

ECR NETWORK: UNDERSTANDING THE POLITICAL FRAMEWORK FOR RESEARCH
The ECR Network program specific for Adelaide professional research scientists returns in 2014. This year they are opening the eligibility to include not only early career researchers, but also late-stage PhD students and mid-career researchers.

ARC PRESENTATION - HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
The Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences invites all interested parties to a presentation by Professor Denise Meredyth, Executive Director, Humanities and Creative Arts Australian Research Council.

ARMS SA CHAPTER 2014 – PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY
The first of two SA based, ARMS Accreditation Foundation Module Professional Development sessions will be held in October.

PhD SPEED DATING
After the success of the first PhD Speed Dating event, held on 23 July at the Flinders New Venture Institute’s first ever ‘PhD Speed Dating’ event, a second event will be held on Wednesday, 19 November from 6 PM.


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