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KESS 2 at Bangor University showcase ESF funding to Welsh Government delegation

On Friday 14th September a Welsh Government delegation joined KESS 2 participants at Bangor University for a project showcase event hosted at The Management Centre in Bangor. The KESS 2 programme was chosen as a prime example to highlight the benefits of European Social Funds (ESF) and delegates were treated to an exhibition of a… Read more »

Research Masters scholarships in Molecular Medicine

Research Masters scholarships in Molecular Medicine Bangor North West Cancer Research Institute, School of Medical Sciences, Bangor University Project ID: BUK2175; BUK2176; BUK2177; BUK2178 Annual Stipend: £11,586 Application Deadline: 14/9/2018  Four competitive KESS 2 studentships are available to excellent students to fund a Research Masters degree in Molecular Medicine. The studentships provide a stipend of… Read more »

Revolutionary bee tracking research project featured on BBC Countryfile

BBC Countryfile

On Sunday 26th August 2018, a Bangor University KESS 2 project researching bee tracking was featured on BBC One’s topical programme Countryfile. Academic supervisor Dr Paul Cross and PhD candidate Jake Shearwood spoke to Matt Baker about the research and development of technology for tracking bees by the means of revolutionary miniature electronic devices, or… Read more »

Long-range bumble-bee and Asian Hornet telemetry through metal nanoparticle coating and harmonic radar detection (PhD Scholarship)

Long-range bumble-bee and Asian Hornet telemetry through metal nanoparticle coating and harmonic radar detection Bangor University: School of Electronic Engineering; School of Environment, Natural Resources & Geography Project ID: BUK298 Annual Stipend: from £14,483 Application Deadline: 14th September 2018 Applications are invited for a three-year research PhD studentship in nanotechnology/ microwave engineering at the Schools of… Read more »

Improving the Forecasting and Inventory Management functions in Carl Kammerling International, an SME in Gwynedd (MRes Scholarship)

Improving the Forecasting and Inventory Management functions in Carl Kammerling International, an SME in Gwynedd Bangor Business School, Bangor University Project ID: BUK286 Annual Stipend: £11,586 Application Deadline: 20th September 2018 Applications are invited for a one-year Masters by Research studentship in Operations Management at the Bangor Business School, Bangor University. The studentship is funded… Read more »

Enhanced utilisation of embedded RFID technology with bio-based materials (MRes Scholarship)

Enhanced utilisation of embedded RFID technology with bio-based materials Bangor University and the Biocomposites Centre Project ID: BUK2160 Annual Stipend: £11,472 Application Deadline: 14/09/18 Project Description : We are looking for a graduate with experience in materials science and an interest in electronics to work on an exciting and industry relevant project whilst gaining a… Read more »

High throughput screening of human cancer samples using novel cancer-specific biomarkers for the development of digital patient stratification technologies based around the Axio Scan.Z1. (PhD Scholarship)

High throughput screening of human cancer samples using novel cancer-specific biomarkers for the development of digital patient stratification technologies based around the Axio Scan.Z1. North West Cancer Research Institute, School of Medical Sciences, Bangor University. Project ID: BUK2173 Annual Stipend: £14,198 Application Deadline: 16th September 2018 Project Description The process of oncogenesis is associated with… 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:  18th September 2018 Project Description: This project presents an exciting… Read more »

KESS 2 Awards : The Annual Event : 2018

Awards 2018

On Thursday 26th July 2018 the second KESS 2 Awards, an annual event held for participants of the ESF funded project, was hosted at St Fagans National Museum of History in Cardiff. The evening consisted of a live competition of engaging presentations, each competing for a chance to win up to two awards; The Sustainability Award… 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 »