Apply now! @RSTMH is looking for Global assessors to review and assess its small research grants. Great opportunity to get insight into funding review process, to improve research practice, and expand your skills rstmh.org/jobs/global-as…
Delighted to be joining the #DurhamCommission on Creativity & Education - and especially pleased to have been asked as someone from beyond the arts. Creativity is something we use and need more of in every field of human endeavour... (1/2)
So far, Parkland is *not* fading from the news the way that mass shootings usually do. (The graph shows Google searches for the term "gun control".) The students speaking out makes a pretty big difference.
In the latest of my on-going series of un-asked for job application advice, here's one for free. If you're referring to your number of 'years of experience' in a certain sector in your covering letter, your undergrad doesn't usually count...
Guy just jumped onto the tube, beating the closing doors Bourne-style, then visibly giggled to himself for 5 mins about how awesome it was. Now reading a calculus adventure book to calm himself down. Nerds are the best.
It's the final countdown! Today is the last day that the UK Government matches donations to our Safe Pair of Hands appeal! Thank you for all the donations so far, with your help we are able to transform lives in #Kisumu! #UKaid#Healthyhands@DFID_UKow.ly/dzRe30i6GYd
These inevitably make uncomfortable reading. An organisation has to be willing to face up to uncomfortable issues and say we’re not where we want to be and we will change theguardian.com/society/2018/f…
As someone writing a book about race and science, reactions to the #CheddarMan work are fascinating. We seem unable to resist the temptation to project modern-day notions of race onto the far distant past. Folks, almost nobody then looked the way we do now!
The markets have all been on a ridiculous bull-run for like, what, a year? Most of the major indexes near or at all-time highs. Why is everyone losing their minds over a correction? Guess the media loves a panic.
The Democrats are pushing for Universal HealthCare while thousands of people are marching in the UK because their U system is going broke and not working. Dems want to greatly raise taxes for really bad and non-personal medical care. No thanks!
Two of the biggest costs of living in London are housing and transport. So if your mortgage is paid off and your all-zones travelcard is free then yeah, no shit, 18k (after tax) is going to be liveable on