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Whitworth’s RESEARCH in the Park
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Whitworth’s RESEARCH in the Park

Guest post by Nicola Harding (MMU) who teamed up with Rachel Smith (UoM) to collaborate with The Whitworth for REAlab 2016. During the summer of 2016 I embarked upon a research project with Dr Rachel Smith, assessing the impact of a new installation in Whitworth Park, Manchester. Facilitated by REALab in conjunction with the Whitworth … Continue reading

REAlab 2016: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
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REAlab 2016: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

Applications are now open to participate in REALab 2016 for doctoral researchers interested in developing and deliver co-designed research projects in collaboration with non-University organisations. This fully funded opportunity is open to PhD candidates across all faculties of the University of Manchester and to doctoral researchers at cohort universities of the North West Consortium Doctoral Training … Continue reading

REAlab RESEARCHER-LED PROJECTS 2016: OPEN CALL
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REAlab RESEARCHER-LED PROJECTS 2016: OPEN CALL

REALab is thrilled to announce a new stream of funding for this year’s edition. In addition to the consultancy projects presented by our partnering organisations that will be announced later in February, we are pleased to offer current doctoral researchers at the University of Manchester and the other institutions of the North West Consortium DTP … Continue reading

New Round to Open February 2016
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New Round to Open February 2016

Following the successful pilot launched last year, REALab is pleased to announce it is running a new round of programming for 2015-16. This new edition will present an enhanced training provision with even more practical tools in project management, an initial workshop with partners to discuss challenges and co-design the projects’ outlines  and more awards available … Continue reading

REALab 2015: AWARDS ANNOUNCED
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REALab 2015: AWARDS ANNOUNCED

    On the 20th of July 2015, Dragons and challengers gathered in School of Arts, Languages and Cultures for the very first edition of REALab’s Dragons Den. The ‘Dragons’ for the day were Meg Hugh and Jan Hicks (MOSI), Sonya Lopez (Kindling Trust), Jérome Brillaud (Head of SALC Graduate School and artsmethod Director), Martin Henery (Manchester … Continue reading

REALab to launch soon!
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REALab to launch soon!

Almost everything is ready to launch REALab, a new programme hosted by The University of Manchester aimed at postgraduate researchers who want to develop their skills in research engagement and project management and collaborate with external organisations. We are currently working with our partners to define the challenges to which researchers are invited to respond by … Continue reading