Vitae Blog

Welcome to the Vitae Blog where you will find topical and informative posts relating to the world of Vitae and researcher development.

About the People and Talent Strategy Advisory Panel and how you could get involved

  Aidan Grimsley, Portfolio Manager – Skills and Careers Unit, Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) tells us more about the...

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Great expectations for #VitaeCon2021

Dr Katie Wheat, Head of Engagement & Policy, looks forward to Vitae Connections Week 2021 (#VitaeCon2021) and shares with us what to look out for this...

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The Postdoc-10 Study: Understanding how Postdoctoral Researchers utilise their 10 development days

Dr Elizabeth Adelodun is a Neuroscientist , Senior Graduate School Tutor (ECR Lead) at Brunel University, London and   Churchill Fellow.  Elizabeth...

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Curiouser and curiouser: looking under the bonnet at researcher diversity data

By Dr Robin Mellors-Bourne, Director for Research & Intelligence, The Careers Research & Advisory Centre (CRAC) Ltd.  In a recent blog, I reflected on...

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Another step towards making research funding more inclusive

By Dr Robin Mellors-Bourne, Director for Research & Intelligence, The Careers Research & Advisory Centre (CRAC) Ltd.  Robin shares some thoughts about...

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A Vision for Specialised Mental Health Training for Supervisors - Part 2

We continue this series with Dr Katherine Parker-Hay who joined Vitae as a research assistant under the supervision of Dr Kate Jones to work on ‘The...

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No cameras, no lights but definite Zoom action

Sarah Nalden, Communications and Marketing Executive, at Vitae, rounds-up the tips and advice from this years'  Vitae 3MT® competition tips 2020 finalists...

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Nourishing researcher development through the growth of CEDARS

Join us on Tuesday 12 October 2021 for 'Getting the most out of your CEDARS data' During Vitae Connections Week in September 2020, participants heard...

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A Vision for Specialised Mental Health Training for Supervisors - Part 1

This week we hear from Dr Katherine Parker-Hay who joined Vitae as a research assistant under the supervision of Dr Kate Jones to work on ‘The Supervisor’s...

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Digital Delivery - Advice for online sessions & workshops

by Dr Julie Reeves, Researcher Developer at University of Southampton. Julie wrote this piece as an output from a virtual workshop delivered for the...

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