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ESRC publishes response to review of PhD in the social sciences

06 December 2021 News

ESRC has published its vision for and changes to postgraduate training in response to an independent, comprehensive review of the PhD in the social sciences. The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) commissioned CFE Research and the University of York to conduct a review of the PhD in the social sciences in February 2020.

Researchers join forces with the public to investigate food safety

16 November 2021 News

UKRI and The Food Standards Agency (FSA) have announced a new collaboration which will engage the public to tackle food standards challenges. A total of £200,000 will fund six projects that connect researchers with members of the public to explore a range of important issues around food safety.

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