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New IODP Science Evaluation Panel co-chair selected

2 Aug 2018

The JOIDES Resolution Facility Board has confirmed Professor Lisa McNeill of the National Oceanography Centre Southampton, University of Southampton as the next co-chair of the IODP Science Evaluation Panel.

NERC invests £22 million in major research programme on the Atlantic Ocean

2 Aug 2018

A new research programme will investigate the impacts of climate change and human activities on the Atlantic Ocean, from the surface to the deep seabed.

Global Challenges Research Fund: UKRI-UNDP joint report - Expressions of interest

Closing date: 31 Aug

24 Jul 2018

UK Research & Innovation (UKRI) in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) invites expressions of interest for a joint team of UK researchers and UNDP policymakers to collect evidence, develop original arguments and compose a major UKRI-UNDP report on how science, research and innovation might most effectively accelerate progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals for developing countries.

Omics Announcement of Opportunity: Synthesis projects

Closing date: 19 Sep

20 Jul 2018

NERC in collaboration with the Science & Technology Facilities Council is inviting proposals for Synthesis projects in Environmental 'Omics.

UK IODP - Celebrating 50 years of scientific ocean drilling

Closing date: 1 Sep

6 Jul 2018

Scientists from all levels of the UK-IODP community, including those not previously involved in scientific drilling expeditions, are invited to a two-day celebration of scientific ocean drilling at the Natural History Museum, London on 27-28 September 2018.

MagellanPlus workshop - Navigating the IODP proposal system

Closing date: 4 Sep

4 Jul 2018

This three-day workshop in Southampton on 24-26 September 2018 will introduce early career and PhD researchers to the opportunities, capabilities and processes of the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP), and the ways to get involved.

UK and Germany combine forces to fund crucial Arctic science

3 Jul 2018

For the first time, the UK and Germany have joined forces to investigate the impact of climate change on the Arctic Ocean.

UKRI - JSPS joint call 2018

Closing date: 14 Aug

28 Jun 2018

UK Research & Innovation and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science are pleased to invite applications to the first UKRI-JSPS joint call.

Innovation Projects open call

Closing date: 26 Sep

20 Jun 2018

NERC is inviting proposals to the Innovation Projects open call to support projects which focus upon generating user applicable outputs from past and/or current research council funded research and which translates them into outcomes that achieve impact within the NERC remit.

Innovation Follow-on Fund

Closing date: 19 Sep

20 Jun 2018

NERC is inviting proposals to the Innovation Follow-on Fund call, a 'proof of concept' fund to support the commercialisation of ideas arising from NERC or other research council funded research.