Tag: Bangor University

Modelling the impact of shelterbelts on livestock productivity and welfare (PhD Scholarship)

Modelling the impact of shelterbelts on livestock productivity and welfare. School of Environment, Natural Resources and Geography, Bangor University, UK Project ID: BUK211 Annual Stipend: £14,300 Application Deadline: 17:00 on 31st July 2018 Applications are invited for a three-year research PhD studentship in the area of sustainable intensification of livestock systems at the School of… Read more »

Global award for Bangor University wetland scientist and KESS 2 academic

Prof Chris Freeman

A Bangor University lecturer has received a top international award for his work on understanding some of the world’s most important habitats. Prof Chris Freeman from Bangor University was given the prize after receiving nominations from scientists around the world, who praised him as a leader in his field. The Society of Wetland Scientists (SWS)… Read more »

Womenspire success for KESS 2 academic supervisor Delyth Prys

Delyth Prys

KESS 2 academic supervisor and head of Bangor University’s Language Technologies Unit, Delyth Prys, has been given an award by Wales’ leading gender-equality charity recently, in recognition for her pioneering work in the field of minority language technologies. Delyth leads a team of programmers, software developers and lexicographers at Bangor University’s Language Technologies Unit, a specialist… Read more »

Non Williams, KESS 2 student, elected for seat in Welsh Government ‘Young People in Agriculture Forum’

KESS 2 would like to extend congratulations to our PhD candidate Non Williams on recently being elected to sit on the Welsh Government’s ‘Young People in Agriculture’ forum in Builth Wells. Non, who is currently researching ‘Optimised management of upland pasture for economic and environmental benefits’ within the ESF funded KESS 2 structure, will be… Read more »

The application of Systems Thinking Approaches to the development of integrated care services for adults with complex care needs: a systematic review  (MRes Scholarship)

The application of Systems Thinking Approaches to the development of integrated care services for adults with complex care needs: a systematic review Bangor University, School of Healthcare Sciences, College of Human Sciences Project ID: BUK2151 Annual Stipend: £11,472 tax free over 12 months Application Deadline:  Friday 20th July 2018 Project Description: This project presents an… Read more »

Children’s perceptions of parents’ use of technology in Wales (MRes Scholarship)

Children’s perceptions of parents’ use of technology in Wales School of Healthcare Sciences, Bangor University (Bangor or Wrexham campus) Project ID: BUK2150 Annual Stipend: £11,472 tax free over 12 months (September 2018 – August 2019) Each KESS 2 study also includes a Postgraduate Skills Development Award and a generous travel and equipment allowance. Application Deadline:… Read more »

KESS 2 Central celebrates Europe Day at Bangor University (Photo Gallery)

For Europe Day 2018, the KESS 2 Central team joined forces with other European Funded projects for a social morning with coffee and cake at The Management Centre, Bangor University. The event was jointly organised between KESS 2, Bluefish, ISPP and SEACAMS, which are all supported by EU funds through the Welsh Government. The morning… Read more »

Europe Day 2018 celebrated by KESS 2 participants (Interactive Map)

On Wednesday, 9th May 2018, KESS 2 participants celebrated Europe Day by taking to social media to share the benefits EU funding is providing for their doctoral-level study in Wales. Led by Bangor University, KESS 2 facilitates collaborative research projects between universities and businesses across Wales and is supported by European Social Funds (ESF) through the Welsh Government. Throughout Europe… Read more »

Implementation of intergenerational care: evaluating the factors that facilitate and hinder the adoption and sustainability of an intergenerational programme in a community setting (MRes Scholarship)

Implementation of intergenerational care: evaluating the factors that facilitate and hinder the adoption and sustainability of an intergenerational programme in a community setting. School of Healthcare Sciences, Bangor University Project ID: BUK2159 Annual Stipend: £11,472 tax free, paid over 12 months (August 2018 – July 2019). Each KESS 2 study also includes a Postgraduate Skills… Read more »

Climate vulnerability and adaptation at multiple scales (PhD Scholarship)

Climate vulnerability and adaptation at multiple scales SENRGy, Bangor University Project ID: BUK2163 Annual Stipend: £14,483 p.a. Application Deadline: 6 July 2018 Project Description : Applications are invited for a three-year research PhD studentship in developing and applying a toolkit for climate change mitigation at the School of Environment, Natural Resources & Geography, Bangor University,… Read more »