19 septembre 2017

Luxembourg announces two excellent schemes for researchers from abroad

The Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) is pleased to announce its FNR ATTRACT programme open to future research leaders (levels R2-R3) who have an excellent track record and between two and eight years of experience after their doctorate. The FNR ATTRACT grant offers them the opportunity to set up their own research team within one of the country’s research institutions in domains of strategic relevance. Candidates are offered a 5-year grant of 1.5 – 2 million euros, depending on their level of seniority (FNR ATTRACT Starting or Consolidator Grants), plus a tenure track with in-built promotion. More...

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Excellence, synergies and alignment: Lamy Group sketches out future EU research and innovation programme

EUA has responded today to the "Fab - Lab -App" report of the High Level Group of leading experts chaired by Pascal Lamy, President Emeritus of the Jacques Delors Institute. Created by the European Commission in December 2016 to explore new ways to maximize the impact of EU Research and Innovation Programmes, the High Level Group formulated 11 recommendations, among them a call for doubling the EU investment in research and innovation, linking it strongly to the future of Europe. The report was presented on 3 July in Brussels at the conference Research & Innovation – Shaping our Future. More...

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15 septembre 2017

Bourses d'excellence Eole 2017 pour la mobilité vers les Pays-Bas - Session d'automne

Le Réseau Franco-Néerlandais accorde des bourses de mobilité destinées à des étudiants en master et à des doctorants, toutes disciplines confondues, pour un séjour d'études, de recherches ou un stage aux Pays-Bas.  Date limite de réception des candidatures : 9 octobre 2017. Ces bourses sont attribuées sur la base d'une sélection stricte des meilleurs projets. Plus...

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31 juillet 2017

Models of Excellence 2017

University Business LogoBy Melissa Ezarik. We created Models of Excellence in 2015, as the definition of student success took on new meaning. More...

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30 juillet 2017

Let's use the Tef to bring lofty universities back down to earth

The Guardian homeThe Tef is an opportunity for universities to shift their focus from conducting research in ivory towers to giving all students the best experience. More...

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The Tef won't improve teaching – universities will just play the game

The Guardian homeAssessment systems that incentivise performance lead to perverse outcomes. The new teaching excellence framework will be no exception. More...

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Universities, don't rest on your laurels – use the Tef to improve

The Guardian homeThe teaching excellence framework may be controversial, but it’s an important resource for understanding and improving university teaching. More...

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27 juillet 2017

A nearly all-white diversity panel? When will universities start taking race seriously

The Guardian homeThe Research Excellence Framework equality and diversity panel is nearly all white, showing higher education has some way to go before it is truly inclusive. More...

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TEF: big upsets expected in official UK university rankings

The Guardian homeNext month’s gold, silver and bronze Teaching Excellence Framework table is likely to cost some leading institutions in reputation and cash. More...

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13 juillet 2017

La ville devient un véritable pôle d’excellence numérique

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "lavoixdunord.fr"Un nouveau master, une formation destinée aux jeunes sans diplôme, une agence du numérique pour épauler les projets innovants… Dès la rentrée 2017, Maubeuge sera une référence nationale en termes de cyber-sécurité. Un pôle d’excellence numérique, fruit d’un partenariat entre l’université, l’Agglo et la ville. Plus...

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