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  • Early career researchers’ advice for future PhDs

    This year’s Research Rocket was a celebration of the contributions our early career research community are making and a welcome to all those who have joined us in recent months. The speakers, all current PhD students or post-doctoral research staff,...

  • Katrina returns

    Katrina has now returned from her maternity leave. We bid farewell to Andrew Dunne from the Research Marketing Team as he returns this week to his role within the press team, where he'll continue to support the Faculty of Humanities...

  • A brave new world: Digital Marketing MBA Masterclass

    I’ve only recently joined the Research Marketing team but have been at the University for a couple of years now. One of the advantages I’ve found from working here is having a wealth of academic knowledge in such close proximity,...

  • Strengthening our marketing ties with Stellenbosch

    Over the past year we've done more to tell the stories behind some of the many research collaborations that have come about as a result of the University's focus on internationalisation.  In 2016, via the new 'Worldwide' section of our website, we promoted...

  • Marketing Saiful Islam's Ri Christmas Lectures

    Hopefully in between mince pies and merriment you caught this year's Royal Institution (Ri) CHRISTMAS LECTURES broadcast on BBC FOUR over three nights during the festive period and delivered by our very own Professor Saiful Islam. In the time between...

  • Reddit's Ask Me Anything

    Just before Christmas I blogged on our use of Facebook Live to engage our social media followers in a new way about our research and expertise. This time it's the turn of another social media tool: Reddit's 'Ask Me Anything' (AMAs). ...

  • Engaging our followers through Facebook Live

    Promoting our research and expertise using social media is not a new thing, but over this past year we’ve done much more to think about the ways in which we’re using our main social channels to grow our audiences and...

  • Welcome to Sophie

    Today we welcome Sophie Miles to the Research Marketing Team as our brand new marketing officer. Sophie's role is split between research marketing and student recruitment marketing, and she will report into Katrina in the research marketing team, and Sophie...

  • Glistening research stories decorate campus

    You may have spotted our brand new series of research posters springing up around campus over the past few weeks to coincide with the start of the new academic year. Recently installed across 13 locations from the East Building to...

  • Farewell to Maree

    It is with a heavy heart that we bid Maree farewell this week. Maree has been an active member of the research marketing team since she joined the University two years ago and has been instrumental in the success of...