Thursday, 5 September 2019

Inside No 10

Top notch chap.

Jo Johnson, the Science Minister, resigned today. Now read on.

Thursday, 1 August 2019

Arc Welding

Arc welding (Photo by Pete Wright on Unsplash)
So today I start a new job. I'm taking on the role of Director of Eastern Arc.

If you've not come across Eastern Arc before, there's more on this regional consortium below. I'm really excited to be taking up this new challenge, and I think there's huge potential in this collaboation of three radical universities, born in a time of optimism and change, which form an arc across the outward facing prow of the UK.

Before I step up to this prow, I wanted a moment to take stock and share eight things I've learnt from my time in supporting academics with their proposals.