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Using policy studies and evidence to make an impact

Paul Cairney (@CairneyPaul), Professor of Politics and Public Policy (Faculty of Arts & Humanities), has been working with a wide range of scholars and practitioners to develop practical advice from policy studies. Here we discuss his aim to combine insights from… Continue Reading →

Smog and Samosas #GCRFIndia

Louise McCabe is a Senior Lecturer in Dementia Studies and recently attended the RCUK Global Engagement Meetings . In the following post, the first in a series of posts from the Global Engagement Meetings, Louise reflects on her time over in India. … Continue Reading →

Resources for Researchers at Stirling

At Stirling we have a great range of resources to support our staff including opportunities specifically targeted at researchers as well as training which is open to all.  We also have access to a range of external on-line materials, and… Continue Reading →

Iridis Launch – 21st September 2017

On Thursday 21 September (World Alzheimers Day), Lisa Idebolo, Research Policy Officer, and Jennifer Noble, Contracts Manager, from Research & Innovation Services attended the launch of the Iridis app in the University of Stirling’s innovative Iris Murdoch building. The Iridis… Continue Reading →

SUII – Scotland 2030

Ahead of roadshows for their next themed call on ‘Scotland 2030’, we invited programme manager of SUII (Scottish Universities Insight Institute), Nicola Duncan to give us the lowdown on the Scottish Universities Insight Institute. 

#StirResearchBites: Using Altmetric to strategically promote your research

Lisa Idebolo is a Research Policy Officer in Research & Innovation Services, her portfolio of work includes Research Performance Indicators & Metrics, Strategic Projects and Research Committee. Along with Fiona Millar, she attended Prof Kevin Tipton’s Research bites sessions to… Continue Reading →

Major Funding Initiatives Workshop – Tuesday 27th June

On Tuesday, Research & Innovation Services hosted their first Major Funding Initiatives Workshop with the aim to support our research community and researchers prepare for key calls and to stimulate the discussion of new ideas. For the workshop, teams of researchers from… Continue Reading →

ODA Compliance

If you’re applying for funds from calls such as the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) you need to be Official Development Assistance (ODA) compliant (catchy!). But what does that mean?

Research Drive

Where do you hold your research data? Laptops, portable hard-drives, USBs, Dropbox? These devices are not necessarily safe or secure and could be in breach of your funders’ policies.

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