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The Pepperific Life

April 12, 2014

The Pepperific Life is a blog by Pepper Tan about single motherhood. In her blog, Pepper discusses the highs and lows about being a single mom. Her blog is peppered with advice about dating, raising a child and helpful household DIYs. Pepper’s blog,, was voted as the Top 25 Single Mom’s of 2013. Her […]

RMS Course – The Big Freeze: A Course in Cryo Techniques for Electron Microscopy

January 22, 2014

Date: 6th – 11th April 2014 Location: Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, UK This popular RMS course covers all aspects of cryo-techniques for electron microscopy and is aimed at biological sciences, but the methods can be transferred to other fields. The intensive five day course teaches sample preparation and cryo-microscopy techniques for both scanning and transmission electron […]

Real Life Maths – STEM Ambassadors

January 10, 2014

  To help encourage more girls to study and enjoy maths, STEMNET sought out six diverse and inspirational women, who are STEM Ambassadors, to talk about the importance that maths plays in their role on an everyday basis.  Their stories are intended to engage young people’s interest, motivate their future development and develop excitement about […]

Daphne Jackson Trust opportunity at John Innes Centre, Norfolk

December 27, 2013

Applications are invited for a Daphne Jackson Fellowship that will be hosted by the John Innes Centre at the Norwich Research Park.  The scientific research at the Centre makes use of a wide range of disciplines in the biological and chemical sciences, including cell biology, computational and mathematical biology, biochemistry, chemistry, genetics and molecular biology. […]

WISE Leadership Training for Women in STEM

December 27, 2013

  10th January 2014, London This is an exciting opportunity for individual women to benefit from expert leadership training designed to be life changing and inspirational. Meet fellow professionals; enjoy an empowering experience and return to work ready to take on anything! This one day course is designed for women at the early stages of […]

Ofsted agrees on need to drive gender balance in physics

November 27, 2013

In response to the publication of Ofsted’s Maintaining curiosity: A survey into science education in schools, the Institute of Physics (IOP) has issued a supportive response. Professor Peter Main, Director of Education and Science at IOP, said, “We welcome this wide-ranging and compelling report and are particularly pleased to see Ofsted giving greater emphasis to […]

Daphne Jackson Fellowship Opportunities at the University of Leicester

November 20, 2013

Daphne Jackson Fellowship Opportunities at the University of Leicester Looking for the opportunity to get back into research? Applications are invited for two sponsored Daphne Jackson Fellowships to be hosted and half sponsored by the University of Leicester. Facilitated by the Daphne Jackson Trust, the remaining funding will be matched with another suitable sponsor.

Opportunities and Challenges with 3D bioprinting, Wednesday 2nd October, Cambridge, UK

September 11, 2013

  UniverCELLmarket will launch ”Opportunities and Challenges” with 3D bioprinting on Wednesday 2nd October at the Hauser Forum in Cambridge, UK

The 2013 Pregnancy Summit – 16th – 18th October

May 15, 2013

  Euroscicon are pleased to announce that The 2013 Pregnancy Summit  will take place from the 16th – 18th October at The 02,  South East London.

Cancer Research UK – Science Communications Manager

April 30, 2013

Science Communications Manager – SCI00307 London-London – Angel Head Office Part Time 21 hours per week Circa £31,000 – £36,700 pro rata p.a. inclusive Closing date – 8th May 2013   Are you a passionate and creative science communicator? At Cancer Research UK, we are a collective force, leading pioneering life saving research in the […]

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