Research Day 2020
Date: Wednesday 02 December 2020
Time: 09:00 - 17:00
Research Day this year will take place on 2 December, taking place for the first time entirely online.
Running from 10am to 4.30pm, the day will take a different format to previous years. Morning sessions will focus on undergraduate, Master’s student and PhD candidate presentations selected from submitted abstracts with for awards in each category. Student prizes will be awarded based on voting from those participating in Research Day; contenders will be chosen from the top three abstracts in each of the categories of undergraduate, MSc/MRes and PhD/MD.
Later, a highlight will be the annual Thomas Young Lecture will be followed by brief talks from research staff selected to receive Outstanding Research Awards.
The Awards, which will be open both for self-nomination and for staff to nominate their colleagues, will include the following categories:
Outstanding research publication for the academic year 2019/20
Excellence in public/civic engagement
Outstanding research achievement by a University Lecturer
Outstanding research achievement by a University Senior Lecturer
Postdoctoral research scientist excellence award
Abstract submission for the categories of undergraduate, MSc/MRes and PhD/MD is now open.
The Outstanding Research Awards nominations process will open shortly.
The new format is for one year only due to Covid-19.
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