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BU Research Staff Association

BU Research Staff Association (RSA) is a forum to promote BU research culture. Research staff from across BU are encouraged to attend to network with others researchers, disseminate their work, discuss career opportunities, hear updates on how BU is implementing the Research Concordat, and give feedback or raise concerns that will help to develop and support the research community at BU.

Writing mornings

The BU RSA meets informally at a writing morning which is open to all staff at BU. Each writing morning provides an opportunity for focused writing time with networking over the coffee break.

Dates for 2018/19 are as follows, with more to be added shortly. Please also look for announcements on the BU Research Blog and your faculty blog.

Date Time Venue
21 November 2018 08.30am-1pm P402, Poole House, Talbot Campus
22 January 2019

 

08.30am-1pm EB304, Executive Business Centre, Lansdowne Campus

Events

BU RSA also take part in events to showcase BU research. This includes the BU Festival of Learning, anyone interested in taking part should contact a Research Staff Representative to find out more.

BU Research Staff Representatives

There are two BU Research Staff Representatives. Their role is to facilitate the BU RSA coffee mornings and attend the BU Research Concordat Steering Group and the University Research and Knowledge Exchange Committee to provide an update on the BU RSA and raise any feedback or concerns. This ensures that feedback and concerns raised by research staff are fed into the BU Research Concordat Action Plan, so that they are addressed going forwards.

The current BU Research Staff Representatives are:

Dr Emma Pullen

(Acting, during Dr Heward’s maternity leave)

epullen@bournemouth.ac.uk

Post-Doctoral Research Assistant – Sport & Physical Activity (Social Sciences)

Currently on Maternity Leave:

Dr Michelle Heward
mheward@bournemouth.ac.uk

Ageing and Dementia Research Centre

 

Each Faculty also has a Research Staff Representative. Their role is to support the BU reps in facilitating the BU RSA coffee mornings and attend the BU Research Concordat Steering Group and Faculty Research and Knowledge Exchange Meetings to provide an update on the BU RSA and feedback any comments or concerns.Faculty Research Staff Representatives

The current Faculty Research Staff Representatives are:

Faculty of Health and Social Science Dr Sarah Collard:  scollard@bournemouth.ac.uk

Dr Nirmal Aryal: naryal@bournemouth.ac.uk

Faculty of Media and Communication Dr Ehtzaz Chaudhry: echaudhry@bournemouth.ac.uk

TBC

Faculty of Science and Technology Dr Arif (Md) Anwary: manwary@bournemouth.ac.uk

Dr Chris Stantis: cstantis@bournemouth.ac.uk

Faculty of Management Dr Arif (Md) Anwary: manwary@bournemouth.ac.uk

Dr Chris Stantis: cstantis@bournemouth.ac.uk

Have your say….

If you are a member of research staff and have any feedback or concerns that you would like to raise, please come along to the next coffee morning or contact any of the Research Staff Representatives to share your thoughts. All comments will be treated in confidence.

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