Let’s celebrate the significant contributions, dedication and expertise of outstanding students at the KCLSU (King’s College London Students’ Union) Awards 2017.
If you know someone who’s done fantastic work and made a real impact on our community, nominate them (or encourage them to nominate themselves) for a KCLSU award here by 5pm on Friday 7 April.
You’ll find full details of the categories and criteria on the website here, and if you have any questions or concerns email AwardsSeason@kclsu.org
This year we’re celebrating Crowns & Colours and the KCLSU Awards in one event – a great night to celebrate students’ achievements with peers and VIPs at the prestigious KCLSU Awards 2017 ceremony, held from 7pm on Tuesday 30 May 2017 at De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms.
With a bigger venue and more options, this year all students will have the chance to book tickets and attend the awards, with a choice of drinks reception or a three course meal with wine. Tickets go on general sale from 14 April.
Now in their ninth year, the Times Higher Education Awards represent a unique and high-profile opportunity to celebrate the excellence and amazing achievements of UK higher education institutions.
The shortlisted candidates for the Times Higher Education Awards 2013 have now been unveiled and we are delighted that King’s College London has been shortlisted for a THE Award in the ‘Outstanding Support for Early Career Researchers’ category.
The project shortlisted is entitled “Train the Trainers – developing the teaching and training skills of postdoctoral researchers” and aims to harness the skills and experience of our postdoc community by training and mentoring them to deliver personal and professional skills development sessions to PhD students. The project also aims to enhance the career prospects of our postdocs by enabling them to develop teaching and training skills which are necessary for progression into an academic career. The project runs annually and there will be an opportunity for most postdocs to be trained in Spring 2014.
This project is part of the portfolio of work done by the Researcher Development Unit based in the Graduate School at King’s. The Researcher Development Unit’s mission is to provide high quality personal, professional and career development for all researchers at King’s, in line with the policies from funders, the QAA and the Concordat for the Career Development of Researchers. The work done by the RDU with post-docs has also been recognised by the award of the HR Excellence in Research badge.
The winners will be announced at a ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London on 28 November 2013.