Inspiring Research

May 2016

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NEWS FROM THE RSO

 

RESEARCH NEWS AND SUCCESSES

ARC LINKAGE RESULTS FOR FLINDERS
Flinders was successful as part of seven awarded Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Projects in the latest round. 

YOUNG SCIENTISTS IN TOP 10
Rising Flinders medical researchers Dr Stephanie Shepheard and Dr Mona Awadalla will be in the spotlight at this year’s SA 2016 Fresh Science challenge.

JUSTINE SMITH ELECTED TO EXECUTIVE OF WORLD EYE RESEARCH BODY
Professor Justine Smith has been elected Executive Vice President of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO).

GERMAN CABARET CENTRE STAGE FOR FLINDERS RESEARCHER
Robyn Archer, Honorary Doctor of the University, and Emeritus Professor Michael Morley, School of Humanities and Creative Arts, will present two shows at the upcoming Adelaide Cabaret Festival.

DOWN SYNDROME GENES POINT TO CAUSE FOR DIABETES
The genetics of individuals with Down Syndrome have provided Flinders researchers with a method to identify a single gene that may be responsible for defective insulin secretion in type 2 (acquired) diabetes.

FROM UN HEIGHTS TO OCEANS DEPTHS, FLINDERS ARCHAEOLOGISTS TAKE GLOBAL LEAD
Flinders became only the second university in the world to chair a UNESCO UNITWIN Network for Underwater Archaeology Meeting, cementing the University’s position at the epicenter of international underwater archaeology.

THE ARPNET DILLY BAG
The Dilly Bag is a practical field guide to participatory and other research tools for use by Aboriginal Research Practitioners in Australia (ARPNet).

 

NEW OPPORTUNITIES

LIBRARY PUBLISHING SUPPORT
Dr Gillian Dooley took up the new role of Publishing Support Librarian at the beginning of 2016. 

VITAE RESEARCHER DEVELOPMENT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 2016 - CALL FOR CONTENT
The call for content for this year’s annual Vitae Researcher Development International Conference, which will take place between the 12-13 September in Manchester, UK, has opened.

FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS ON TELEHEALTH
The 5th International Conference on Global Telehealth (GT2016) has put out their final call for papers on original contributions in all fields of Telehealth (and closely related topics in eHealth).

 

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS AND CONFERENCES

RESEARCH PROFESSIONAL: WORKSHOP AND UPDATE
If you are interested in sourcing a broad and diverse range of research funding this workshop will be of interest. 

PLANNING YOUR RESEARCH CAREER
As a researcher, you probably know you should plan your research career and you probably do have some ideas of what you would like to achieve in the future.

RESEARCH DATA AND SYSTEMS DROP-IN SESSION - JUNE
The Research Data and Reporting Team next monthly drop-in session for interested academic and professional staff will be held on Tuesday 28 June 2016.

 

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