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Are you hoping to gain promotion in 2016/2017?

  Open sessions for UoS Education, Research and Enterprise staff seeking promotion have just been announced and will be taking place on the 3rd and 6th October . To be hosted by a University Vice President, sessions will provide an opportunity for staff to gain a better understanding of the process, the career pathways and assessment criteria. The University would like to encourage applications from across all the different pathways. Continue reading →

ELESIG South Symposium – Students as Producers

The next ELESIG South symposium will take place on Wednesday June 22nd 11:00-15:30 at University of Bristol - please register online at: The second symposium organised by the Southern branch of ELESIG (Evaluation of Learners' experiences of E-learning Special Interest Group) considers the role of Students as Producers. Continue reading →

Undergraduate students exhibit their research at the Houses of Parliament

On Tuesday 2nd February, two University of Southampton students presented their research at Parliament as part of the British Council for Undergraduate Research (BCUR) ‘Posters in Parliament 2016’ event, along with selected students from 26 other UK Universities, all there to present some of the best undergraduate research in the country to an audience of MPs, Lords, Vice-Chancellors and some of the most influential people in Higher Education. Continue reading →

Lasers, Schrödinger’s cat and stargazing: an action-packed day of training for technicians

We welcomed 52 people to the latest HEaTED (Higher Education and Technicians Education Development) South Coast Regional Network event on 18th December. There was much excitement about this festive event as each participant received a goodie bag with sweets! HEaTED is the representative body for all disciplines of the technical workforce, working to make Technicians integral to the success of organisations in which they serve. Continue reading →

Futurelearn Inspiration Awards: a win for Simon Fogg

Simon Fogg, (bottom left in the image) is an enthusiastic learner on our Web Science and Digital Marketing MOOCs (and many other MOOCs too!) He has won the "Inspiration on Futurelearn" category of the FutureLearn Inspiration Awards that were announced just before Christmas. Simon developed and still manages a GooglePlus community to support these MOOCs which now has 1,355 members. Continue reading →

Vacancies: Assistant Directors (ILIaD)

Following increased funding, ILIaD is now able to appoint two Assistant Directors who will both play central roles in steering the Institute's future: Assistant Director (Education Enhancement and Innovation) Assistant Director (Educational and Professional Development) View the Recruitment pack. For an informal chat about a role with Hugh Davis, Director ILIaD, please call him on 023 8059 3540 or 023 8059 3669. Continue reading →