People, skills and training news
BBSRC has produced its first ‘Vision for Postdoctoral Researchers’, to act as a term of reference for BBSRC and its grant holders in shaping activities to support the postdoctoral community. The vision document demonstrates BBSRC’s commitment to supporting a world-class community of postdoctoral researchers, linking into BBSRC’s Strategic Plan and Research Councils UK’s Terms and Conditions for Research Grants.
BBSRC Council members, institute researchers and current and former BBSRC grant holders are among those recognised in the New Year's Honours list 2015. The New Year's Honours recognise individuals for their service to the United Kingdom.
The Institute of Food Research is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Ian Charles as its new Director and to lead the programme to develop the UK’s new Centre for Food & Health to be based at the Norwich Research Park. Professor Charles returns to the UK from Australia where he is currently Director of the ithree institute, University of Technology, Sydney.