The inaugural Research Week @ UL will run from the 3 – 7 December with 24 events taking place across the campus. Research Week is an opportunity for our research community, from PhD to Professor, to connect, explore innovative practices and celebrate our research excellence and impact.

Throughout the week there will be events, including workshops and lectures covering topics such as academic publishing, open science, science communication, an ERC awardees masterclass, working with industry, abstract writing and research governance among others. The week will kick off with a one-day masterclass on academic publishing delivered by Nature. 

The schedule is subject to change, please check the website for updated event details or contact Follow on twitter #ResearchWeekUL 

Mon 3rd December Venue Event
09:00 – 17:00 Foundation Building FG-042 Nature Research Academy and official launch of Research Week by Dr Mary Shire, Vice President Research & Enterprise
17:00 – 18:00 Foundation Building FB-028 Thesis-in-Three Launch
Tue 4th December Venue  Event
09:30 – 11:00 Analog Devices Building University Spinout Roadshow
09:00 – 17:00 Analog Devices Building Bernal Institute Research Day
11.00 - 12.00 Kemmy Business School KBG-16 Developing the Entrepreneur: Research-led and practice-based approaches
13:00 -14:00 TBC UL Creative Research Showcase
14:00 – 16:30 Main Building - A2002  Introduction to study groups with industry in association with MACSI
Wed 5th December Venue Event
10:00 – 11:00 TBC Coffee Morning - Thinking of doing a PhD?
10:00 – 14:00 Foundation Building Atrium HRI Research Showcase and Poster Session
11:00 – 13:00 Analog Devices Building AD2-010 Open Science  Lecture by Prof Karel Luyben
11:00 – 12:00 Kemmy Business School KB1-12 Misbehaviour in Organisations: Bad Apples or Bad Barrels?
12:00 – 13:00 TBC Research Symposium 'Identity and Justice'
14:00 – 15:00 Foundation Building FG-042 Research  Seminar, Prof Stephen Senn
16:30 – 17:30 TBC Launch AHSS Research Report and Book Party
Thur 6th December Venue Event
09:00 – 11:00 Foundation Building FB-028 How to write a good abstract
11:00 – 13:00 Common Room Cities and Communities
11:00 – 12:00 Schumann Building S208 Investigating the Black Box of the Problem-Based Learning Tutorial
14:00 – 15:00 Foundation Building FB-028 Meet the Editor
15:00 – 16:00 Foundation Building FG-042 European Research Council Awardees Masterclass
15:00 – 17:00 TBC Building a Research Career
TBC TBC Artificial Intelligence and Frankenstein
Fri 7th December Venue Event
10:00 – 11:00 Foundation Building FB-028 Good Research Practice – ethics, integrity and governance
11:00 – 13:00 Foundation Building FG-042 Science Communication workshop with Jonathan McCrea
13:00 - 14:20 Nexus Innovation Centre, Lobby Tours of the Nexus Innovation Centre


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