Month: May 2018

Vice-Chancellor’s all-staff email – May 2018

Posted on 31 May 2018 by Colin Riordan

Dear colleague Mixed news this month on league tables. Three 2018/19 rankings were published, none of them tables that we track to gauge our performance, but it is always worth reviewing what is happening. In the Complete University Guide 2019 we rose three places to be 33rd in the UK and the top university in
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Walking for wellbeing

Posted on 29 May 2018 by Jayne Sadgrove

This month I have joined almost 300 members of staff across campus in signing up to take part in an eight-week Step Count Challenge. This workplace challenge, developed by the charity Paths for All, began on 30 April and runs for eight weeks. 58 teams from Cardiff University have entered and I hope everyone is
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Help us to know you better

Posted on 17 May 2018 by Karen Holford

I am passionate about equality and for me that means not only promoting equal rights but also ensuring equality of treatment and opportunity for all our staff.  When I look around at some of the committees and boards within the University, I get a sense that the make up of these is not representative of
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UEB, 14 May 2018

Posted on 14 May 2018 by Mairwen Harris

Senate had been advised of the appointment of Professor Kim Graham as PVC Research, Innovation and Enterprise from 1 September 2018. The Vice-Chancellor had attended the Russell Group meeting at which issues with match funding requirements were raised. There had been some recent Twitter activity in relation to the Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA), it
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Unprecedented success in winning European funding

Posted on 8 May 2018 by Nora de Leeuw

I am delighted to report that in the latest round of applications to the European Commission’s Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) programme for Individual Fellowships, the University was successful with eleven of its applications. Together these awards mean that some of the very best international early career researchers will make Cardiff University their home for the
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Industrial action: Support actions update

Posted on 8 May 2018 by Amanda Coffey

Dear student, This is a note to update you further on our plans to address the disruption caused as a result of the recent industrial action. Staff have been working hard, over and since the Easter Recess, to make arrangements to address missed teaching and learning opportunities, and to ensure that assessment takes into account
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