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The University of Leeds are part of the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) White Rose Doctoral Training Partnership (WRDTP).  Under this partnership, any PGR Researcher within the seven partner universities can attend the events put on by the WRDTP.  They are running a range of online courses centred around...

Applications are now open for researchers from across all disciplines to deliver public engagement events We are pleased to share that Expressions of Interest are now open for the ESRC Festival of Social Science (FoSS) 2022. The festival is an annual event that showcases leading social science research or social...

Dr Martin Zebracki, School of Geography, Faculty of Environment Public Engagement Public Engagement for LGBTQ+ Inclusive Fieldwork will aim to: a) Develop and disseminate the first-ever advocacy video (completion in May 2022) addressing LGBTQ+ inclusion in fieldwork contexts. It will outline the key findings and recommendations of the PIF project, and...

We produce a monthly internal newsletter, if you are a University of Leeds student or member of staff, you can also sign up to our mailing list.  Contents listed below: LSSI UPDATES Last deadline of current Impact Acceleration Account – 6 July 2022 Call for speakers – LINK Seminar Series with Department...

The ESRC Impact Acceleration Account (IAA) supports a comprehensive portfolio of activities and resources across the social science community which will maximize the potential for impact of social science research and contribute to economic and societal development regionally, nationally and internationally. Focused on delivering impact from the outputs of on-going or completed...

Vacancy – Administrator (fixed term, 0.8 FTE) – grade 4 Do you have experience of providing high level administrative support?  Do you have good organisational and communication skills?   Do you have the ability to prioritise workload and work flexibly to support a range of activities with competing deadlines and...

We are looking for a Commercialisation Officer who will support with new commercialisation opportunities arising from research.  You will further develop skills and knowledge in IP (Intellectual Property) management and commercialisation.  You will support with the development and management of a commercialisation strategy for the Leeds Social Sciences Institute, working...

We produce a monthly internal newsletter, if you are a University of Leeds student or member of staff, you can also sign up to our mailing list.  Contents listed below: LSSI UPDATES Impact Acceleration Account – deadline 6th July 2022 What support would help you to have better, quicker impact from...

We produce a monthly internal newsletter, if you are a University of Leeds student or member of staff, you can also sign up to our mailing list. Contents listed below: LSSI UPDATES Getting the measure of ‘deep poverty’ amidst a cost of living crisis – webinar 13 April 2022, 1pm-2pm Newton...

The first full run of the programme is now open for registration. The course will run weekly between 10 May to 28 June 2022, taking approximately 2 hours per week. This programme is aimed at University of Leeds researchers and research support staff who are new, or relatively new, to...