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Career - Research Management - 12.09.2020

Career - Research Management - 11.09.2020
Scientists awarded share of ¤677 million to unravel scientific mysteries
Three early career researchers at the University of Birmingham have been awarded 2020 European Research Council Starting Grants to tackle some of the biggest scientific questions of our time.

Innovation - Career - 11.09.2020
Creative industries in South Wales benefit from £900,000 to test new ideas
An initiative to drive innovation in the South Wales screen and news sectors has announced 33 projects as part of its latest funding round.

Career - Economics / Business - 10.09.2020
Two overlooked ways to boost the economy
Enhanced investment in care industries like education and health will simultaneously help women and the economy, Associate Professor Elizabeth Hill finds.

Research Management - Career - 03.09.2020

Career - Politics - 02.09.2020
How the Swiss fared under partial lockdown
A joint study by EPFL, the Idiap Research Institute and the University of Lausanne's Institute of Psychology has provided us with a unique snapshot of how Swiss residents experienced the partial lockdown measures resulting from the coronavirus pandemic. The findings include gender disparities, doubts about the future and hopes for change.

Social Sciences - Career - 31.08.2020

Economics / Business - Career - 27.08.2020
Converging on Entrepreneurship
Cognitive Science major Neve Foresti working on an app's user experience for the Diabetes Design Initiative at the Design Lab.

Administration - Career - 27.08.2020
Emails worth $100 million: Economists use ’nudges’ to increase tax compliance
A picture may be worth a thousand words-but a few words can be worth millions.

Health - Career - 25.08.2020

Career - Economics / Business - 24.08.2020
Webcam sex: half a billion followers
Webcam sex: half a billion followers
The pornographic sequences broadcast live on the web feature between 300,000 and 500,000 people - the vast majority of them women - for a largely male clientele of at least 500 million followers.

Computer Science - Career - 24.08.2020
Algorithms workers can’t see are increasingly pulling the management strings
Handing management to algorithms creates 'black-box bosses' whose decision-making is hard to understand or question, writes Dr Alex Veen with co-authors in The Conversation.

Economics / Business - Career - 24.08.2020

Career - Economics / Business - 21.08.2020
Creative graduates more entrepreneurial and as employable as peers
Creative graduates more entrepreneurial and as employable as peers, new study finds Graduates in creative subjects suffer no deficit in earnings to students of supposedly "higher value" degrees such

Health - Career - 20.08.2020
UC San Diego Asymptomatic Employee COVID-19 Testing Available Now
All faculty, staff and student employees are now eligible to schedule a no-cost asymptomatic COVID-19 test.

Health - Career - 19.08.2020
Preparing for wildfire smoke during the coronavirus pandemic
University Health Services Medical Director Dr. Anna Harte, Executive Director of Environment, Health and Safety Patrick Goff and Director of the Office of Emergency Management Alicia Johnson

Career - 19.08.2020
Talking networking during a job search with U of M
With historic unemployment rates and unprecedented impacts on businesses spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of people in the U.S. are currently searching for new jobs.

Health - Career - 19.08.2020
How the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted demand in the gig economy
While the use of ride-hailing transportation services has plummeted since the coronavirus outbreak, many Americans continue to use grocery and restaurant delivery services, despite safety concerns for themselves and workers.

Career - Environment - 14.08.2020

Pedagogy - Career - 13.08.2020

Economics / Business - Career - 13.08.2020
Shareholders take a hit when CEOs earn far more than their employees
When CEOs make much higher salaries than their employees, companies can suffer financially, according to a recent study co-authored by University of Michigan professors. The growing gap in pay between CEOs and their workers has been controversial for years. The average CEO compensation has been rising, even as some individual leaders reduce their pay in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Law - Career - 11.08.2020
’It was surreal’: Law School students argue before the Seventh Circuit-from home
On June 9, four days before he graduated from the University of Chicago Law School, Addison Bennett put on a suit for the first time in months, set up his laptop in the home office in his parents' Gr

Career - Innovation - 11.08.2020

Economics / Business - Career - 07.08.2020

Career - 06.08.2020
How do you cope with the daily grind?
University of Queensland researchers hope to find out how people deal with stress at work and relax and unwind from the daily grind and whether these coping mechanisms actually improve wellbeing.
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