Research announcements

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Announcement of Opportunity: UK Climate Resilience (Met Office open calls)

Closing date: 13 Sep

8 Jul 2019

The Met Office are inviting expressions of interest for the Strategic Priorities Fund (SPF) UK Climate Resilience programme in a number of areas.

Announcement of Opportunity: UK IODP Knowledge Exchange Coordinator

Closing date: 29 Aug

4 Jul 2019

Proposals are invited for a Knowledge Exchange Coordinator for the UK International Ocean Discovery Program (UK IODP). The Knowledge Exchange Coordinator will be tasked with establishing, maintaining and energising links with the wider environmental science and industrial communities, and increasing national awareness of UK-IODP activities and opportunities.

Announcement of Opportunity: Landscape Decisions mathematical and statistical challenges - Second call

Closing date: 10 Sep

27 Jun 2019

UK Research & Innovation invite proposals to this call on the Strategic Priorities Fund programme on 'Landscape Decisions: Towards a new framework for using land assets'.

Announcement of Opportunity: RoSES - Challenge 3

Closing date: 19 Sep

25 Jun 2019

Proposals are invited to address challenge 3 of the Role of the Southern Ocean in the Earth System (RoSES) research programme.

Announcement of Opportunity: Influence of Man-made Structures In The Ecosystem

Closing date: 19 Sep

25 Jun 2019

Proposals are invited for a new research programme on tackling critical gaps in the scientific understanding of the role North Sea energy installations have on the North Sea ecosystem structure and function.

Additional funding awarded to Exploring & Understanding Colombian Bio Resources projects to enhance integration activities

20 Jun 2019

Additional funding has been awarded to enhance integration activities between the UK and Colombian projects funded as part of the Newton-funded Exploring & Understanding Colombian Bio Resources programme.

GSAG new member appointments

20 Jun 2019

NERC is delighted to announce the appointment of three new members to the Science Advisory Group.

Announcement of Opportunity: Understanding and countering plant bacterial disease

Closing date: 25 Jul

12 Jun 2019

BBSRC, on behalf also of Defra, NERC and the Scottish Government, have announced a call for research to address threats to UK plant health and biosecurity from bacterial diseases.

Programme Coordination Team for the Landscape Decisions programme appointed

11 Jun 2019

A multi-disciplinary programme coordination team at the University of Leicester has been appointed for the UK Research & Innovation Strategic Priorities Fund programme 'Landscape Decisions: Toward a new framework for using land assets'.

Sustainable Agriculture Research & Innovation Club (SARIC) Impact Summary Booklet 2019

6 Jun 2019

NERC and the Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council have recently published a refreshed SARIC Impact Summary for 2019.