About the King’s Research Consultancy
The King’s Research Consultancyis a programme offering PhDs (post-upgrade) the opportunity to consult on a specific research project within a department at King’s College London, or with an external organisation.
You can benefit from this scheme by:
Gaining advanced levels of work-based experiential learning and build on research, analytical and project management skills.
Having access to pre-consultancy training and support from King’s Careers & Employability, if required.
Having the opportunity to apply your PhD subject knowledge to a commercial project, impacting significantly and tangibly on organisational or departmental outcomes.
We are delighted to invite you the Lion’s Den Challenge Start-Up Competition (LDC). The university’s flagship start-up competition that equips King’s students, alumni & staff with practical business skills, whilst giving them an opportunity to win up to 7 awards and £11,000 prize money to help develop and test their businessideas and prototypes.
No previous knowledge or experience in business required – you don’t even need to have an idea when you come to the workshops!
Call for participants
Are you a postgraduate research student or early career researcher interested in exploring the experimental potential of radio in academic research?
Critical Waves aims to inspire creative approaches to academic research through an innovative series of talks and events, in person and on air, delivered by Birkbeck College in partnership with the ICA and Resonance 104.FM.
The internet and streaming technology have propelled us into a new era of radio. Recording devices on laptops and phones, free online audio-editing software, podcasts and internet-radio mean that producing and broadcasting radio content has never been easier. Drawing upon radio’s legacy as a forum for radical thought and experimentation, Critical Waves explores the potential of radio in academic research today.
There are 35 places available for current post-graduate research students and early career researchers to attend two days of talks and workshops taking place at the ICA and Birkbeck College in March and April 2015, which will offer inspiration and advice on radio production. Both events are free to attend and a light lunch will be provided. In response to the events participants will be expected to independently produce their own short radio programmes based on elements of their research. Continue reading →
Staff and postgraduate students are invited to a workshop organised by Dr Ruth Craggs and hosted by the Geography Department.
Bringing together historians and geographers to discuss the loose theme of ‘Empire, decolonisation and expertise’, it will take place during the first week of term, on Wednesday 24th September, Pyramid Room, 4th Floor, King’s Building, 13.30 – 18.00, followed by wine and nibbles from 18.00 – 19.00.