EPSRC Research Software Engineer Fellowships Call

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EPSRC has announced a call to support Research Software Engineer (RSE) Fellowships for a period of up to 5 years. The Fellowships are open to exceptional individuals in the software field who demonstrate leadership and have combined expertise in programming and a solid knowledge of the research environment.

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Deadline for Research Infrastructure Procurement

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The University end of financial year is rapidly approaching and, as usual, Research IT anticipates making a procurement for the Central Shared Facility (CSF) and other Research Infrastructure platforms, such as the DPSF and iCSF, at this time.  Thank you to those researchers who have already committed funds!

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Call for Participation – Mathematica Summer Workshop

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Research IT is organising a Mathematica Summer Workshop at the University of Manchester on the 27th – 29th of June 2017.  This will be an opportunity to bring the regional Mathematica user community together to exchange experiences and showcase research projects and teaching experience involving Mathematica.

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State of the Nation report on Research Software Engineers

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If you are wondering where the term “Research Software Engineer (RSE)” came from then a new report could help to explain.  The first State of the Nation Report for Research Software Engineers provides a history of the RSE campaign and a snapshot of the RSE community as it stands today.

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