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Latest news for staff at the University of Edinburgh.

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Newton Fellowships awarded

The University is to host three researchers who have received Newton International Fellowships from the Royal Society and British Academy.

Published 26 January.

Newton Fellowships awarded

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Award for recycling pioneer

A School of Chemistry colleague has received an award for helping launch the UK's first scheme to recycle scientists' disposable gloves.

Published 26 January.

Award for recycling pioneer

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Relocation support enhanced

The University has revised its relocation policies and services for new staff members moving to Edinburgh.

Published 23 January.

Relocation support enhanced

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Community engagement on agenda

The discussion theme for the University's next Senate meeting is 'Community Engagement as an Integral Part of the Curriculum'.

Published 21 January.

Community engagement on agenda

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Ethical efforts recognised

Edinburgh has achieved an upper second-class award in People & Planet’s University League 2015.

Published 20 January.

Ethical efforts recognised

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Rector candidates announced

Two candidates are to contest the Rectorial Election 2015, which will take place 10-11 February.

Published 20 January.

Rector candidates announced

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Mentors/mentees sought

The University is recruiting applicants for the 2015 Mentoring Connections programme.

Published 16 January.

Mentors/mentees sought

Dive in to Innovative Learning Week

ILW2015 booking opens

Staff are encouraged to 'dive in' to Innovative Learning Week (ILW), as booking for events opens.

Published 16 January.

ILW2015 booking opens

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Leaver's checklist available

Staff leaving the University can now access an End of Employment Leaver's Checklist.

Published 15 January.

Leaver's checklist available

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Senate Committees update

The latest edition of the University Senate Committees' Newsletter is available to view online and download.

Published 15 January.

Senate Committees update

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Chance to 'get connected'

Research and academic staff who are new to the University are invited to attend a welcome day and networking event.

Published 13 January.

Chance to 'get connected'

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Roadshows to focus on learning and teaching

Staff are encouraged to attend roadshows about the University's Learning and Teaching Vision.

Published 9 January.

Roadshows to focus on learning and teaching

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Update for USS members

The Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) Members' Annual Report 2014 is available to view and download.

Published 9 January.

Update for USS members

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Early-career research event

Early-career research staff are invited to apply to attend an international event on innovation and entrepreneurship.

Published 8 January.

Early-career research event

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Adverse weather guidelines

With wind and rain warnings issued across many parts of Scotland, staff are reminded that they can consult the University’s Adverse Weather Policy.

Published 7 January.

Adverse weather guidelines

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New Year Honours for staff

Three staff members have been recognised in the Queen’s New Year Honours list.

Published 6 January.

New Year Honours for staff

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