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Upcoming events

VR grant writing workshop

Gain insight in order to make your VR application stellar. The workshop is general and applicable for people writing starting grants, project grants and postdoc grants.

When? 14.30 – 16.30 on 25th of November, 2019
Where? Triple Helix

14.30 Intro to the workshop (Ronnie Berntsson from Future Faculty)
14.35 Grants Office – what can we do to help and what you should think about when writing a VR application (Anders Wennström from Grants Office)
15.00 What is a good application from a reviewers perpective – part 1 (Nasim Sabouri, 2019 chair of VR panel MH-F3)
15.25 Coffee
15.45 What is a good application from a reviewers perpective – part 2 (Lars Weinehall, 2019 member of VR panel MH-G1)
16.10 The only grant you know you will not get is the one you don't apply for (Ronnie Berntsson, Future Faculty)

Previous events

May 10th, 2019, Horizon scanning workshop – how to maximize the chance of a successful academic career. Event with led by Prof. Nicol Keith from Univeristy of Glasgow, UK.

May 8-9th, 2019, Lunch seminar with Innovationskontoret – make more of your research – protect, develop and finance

February 28, 2019, Future Faculty Kick-off
Future Faculty had a kick-off where we invited new and old members to come and discuss what they thought we should work at.

November 20, 2018, How to succeed as a researcher: UmU
The Young Academy of Sweden and the Future Faculty at Umeå University had the pleasure to arrange an event about career systems and how to succeed as a researcher at UmU.

November 15, 2018, And then there was light
How to get your VR-grant. Future faculty held a seminar (part 1) on how to write a successful VR application.


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