Monthly Archives: October 2011

ESRC Demand Management Part 5: And the winner is…. researcher sanctions!

The ESRC today revealed the outcome of the ‘Demand Management’ consultation, with the consultation exercise showing a strong preference for researcher sanctions rather than the other main options, which were institutional sanctions, institutional quotas, or charging for applications.  And therefore…. … Continue reading

Posted in Application advice, ESRC, Funding, Funding Policy, University culture | 1 Comment

A visit from the British Academy….

Ken Emond, Head of Research Awards of the British Academy, came to visit the University of Nottingham the other week to talk about the various and nefarious research funding schemes that are on offer from the British Academy.  To make … Continue reading

Posted in Application advice, British Academy, ESRC, Funding, Funding Policy, Research Costs | Comments Off on A visit from the British Academy….

Yet another ‘oh look, the start of term’ blog post….

Apologies for the lack of posts recently.  I’ve been off on leave for a couple of weeks, but although this blog is written in my own time and in a personal capacity, I decided to ended up taking a complete … Continue reading

Posted in Oasis, University culture | Comments Off on Yet another ‘oh look, the start of term’ blog post….