Senior Research Assistant: EU VITAL Project

Please find below details of a vacancy for a “Senior Research Assistant” on a new EU Erasmus+ project called VITAL which explores learning analytics in online language learning and teaching environments. Applications for the position can be made online here: http://www.uclan.ac.uk/work/working_at_uclan.php clicking on Vacancies. Job title: Senior Research Assistant (EU Vital Project) Application closing date 22/11/2015 Location: Preston Campus/virtual/off-campus Salary: F (£24,298 – £28,143)   […]

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International conference on telecollaboration in university education

The UNICollaboration team organises a biannual international conference on telecollaboration in university education. The next conference will be held at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland on 21-23 April 2016. This is a great opportunity to share your experiences of online intercultural exchange projects and to learn about the most up to date research and practice in this area. Here is the […]

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Bringing it back home, Mindfulness and sources of information about research methods

I realise that this is only one aspect of what we heard yesterday, but FutureLearn are offering a MOOC on Mindfulness from September. There are quite a lot of MOOCs from all the providers on aspects of Developing Researcher Competence. Sarah Twiby, one of our current MAs working on her dissertation, is using this YouTube channel to support her understanding […]

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