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Tales of joy Victoria Parker

Tale of Joy for the Think Ahead Researcher Professional Development blog

From  Keira Borrill on September 16th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

CEE VR - a new immersive gaming experience

CEE VR is an immersive gaming experience developed by project team at the Department of Urban Studies and Planning, led by Dr. Nisha at University of Sheffield. The gaming experience was developed to…

From  Charles MacDonald-Jones on August 1st, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

#TalesofJoyinResearch 12 - Victoria Parker

Video for blog post on Tales of Joy in Research

From  Keira Borrill on July 31st, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Reasons To Be Proud 2019/20

There are so many reasons to be proud of Sheffield this year...

From  Ruth Kirkman on July 2nd, 2019 0 likes 274 plays 0  

The Mattress Moment

What use is an old mattress? This is the fascinating story of how our scientists are helping to solve the global food crisis using the most unlikely of materials - a pile of old mattresses.

From  Ruth Kirkman on June 27th, 2019 0 likes 92 plays 0  

Little Tales of Joy in Research by Heloise Stevance

A large number of reports about the mental health and wellbeing of researchers and academics in HE keep reminding us that things are not very rosy at the moment. Much of what is being written about…

From  Sandrine Soubes on June 18th, 2019 0 likes 6 plays

Revealed: Chatsworth's servants over the centuries

Three PhD students from the School of English have had unprecedented access to previously unseen archives at Chatsworth House for the first time. The findings have revealed fascinating new insights…

From  Ruth Kirkman on May 2nd, 2019 0 likes 210 plays 0  

Research Data Management

Research Data Management workshop delivered by Jennifer Smith (Scholarly Communications Librarian) for 1st year PhD students in the Faculty of Science.

From  Keira Borrill on March 18th, 2019 0 likes 20 plays 0  

How to beat digital distraction and write more episode 11 - How to reference your research well

In this short series of podcasts I want to help you be more productive with your writing and help you get things done. In this podcast I want to discuss the kind of things that will help your writing…

From  Andy Tattersall on February 27th, 2019 0 likes 9 plays 0  

What is the Sound of Science?

The Sound of Science - the flagship event from the 2018 Festival of the Mind at The University of Sheffield - is a unique combination of music, performance and science, that explores some of the most…

From  Tom Foster on December 11th, 2018 0 likes 95 plays 0  

Research Professionalism & Integrity introduction lecture 2018

A lecture given by Professor Tony Ryan on research professionalism and integrity as part of a compulsory module for PhD students in the Faculty of Science. Followed by a panel discussion with other…

From  Keira Borrill on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 7 plays 0  

2017 ScHARR Pemberton Lecture - Reform strategies for the NHS: effective or cosmetic cladding? - Dr Jennifer Dixon CBE

The NHS is the largest, highest profile, most complex and risky industry in Europe, in England alone spending £124bn this year, employing over 1m staff and providing care for the majority of…

From  Andy Tattersall on November 26th, 2018 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Types of Sources

Study Skills Hack created by 301 Academic Skills Centre. Primary - first hand, immediate, raw, data/findings Secondary - second hand, after the fact, interpreted, analysis Quantitative - numerical,…

From  Jessica Keen on November 23rd, 2018 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Digital Folk Project - Introduction - Simon Keegan-Phipps

The Digital Folk Project is a research project looking at the uses and impacts of digital media and technologies in folk arts participation. It was funded by the Arts and Humanities Research…

From  Nicholas Walsh on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 70 plays 0  

Digital Folk Project - Introduction and Findings - Simon Keegan-Phipps

The Digital Folk Project is a research project looking at the uses and impacts of digital media and technologies in folk arts participation. It was funded by the Arts and Humanities Research…

From  Nicholas Walsh on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Presenting Research

Study Skills Hack created by 301 Academic Skills Centre. Initially you will need to write a report or paper with results. If you have quantitative results you should consider whether you are going to…

From  Jessica Keen on November 19th, 2018 0 likes 14 plays 0