Vice-Chancellor blog on the Higher Education and Research Bill January 18:
Professor Graham Galbraith, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Portsmouth, has written a guest blog for the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI) on how an amendment in the Higher Education and Research Bill, that would require annual publication of visa data for all institutions, could be a positive move.
Transcription Tuesday January 13:
The magazine of the popular Who Do You Think You Are? TV programme is looking for contributions to GB1900.org, an online project partnership involving the University of Portsmouth.
The magazine is running it’s first-ever Transcription Tuesday event on 17 January and it is promoting GB1900 as one of six transcription websites, hoping to encourage as many people to set some time aside to contribute towards one of the projects – even if it's just for half an hour.
To help GB1900.org and take part in Transcription Tuesday, please click here.
New business experts appointed January 9: Experts in marketing, entrepreneurship and global business sustainability will join the University of Portsmouth’s Business School this year. Dr Giampaolo Viglia starts this month as Reader in marketing, Martina Battisti joins in February as Professor of small business and entrepreneurship and Diego Vasquez-Brust commences his post in June as Professor of global business sustainability and strategy. Dean of the Business School, Professor Gioia Pescetto, said: “We are delighted to welcome these new senior colleagues who will augment and diversify our research and supervisory capacity.”