Institute for Future Transport and Cities joins leading national cyber security consortium
30
Nov

Institute for Future Transport and Cities joins leading...

The Institute for Future Transport and Cities (IFTC) has joined the PETRAS National Centre of Excellence for Internet of Things (IoT) Systems Cyber Security.

2020

Fully funded Arts and Humanities PhD opportunities for the next generation of researchers from the Midlands4Cities partnership
20
Nov

Fully funded Arts and Humanities PhD opportunities for the...

Coventry University is proud to be part of the Midlands4Cities (M4C) funded Doctoral Training Partnership

2020

RISING Global Peace Forum hailed as major success
16
Nov

RISING Global Peace Forum hailed as major success

Coventry’s RISING Global Peace Forum has been hailed a major success in helping to mobilise global influencers in efforts to deliver more positive cultures and...

2020

Launch of the ‘Postdigital Intimacies’ Network at Coventry University
16
Nov

Launch of the ‘Postdigital Intimacies’ Network at Coventry...

The Centre for Postdigital Cultures (CPC) has been awarded funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) for a new network exploring how digital...

2020

Coventry University hosts first UK ‘Visualise Your Thesis’ Competition for Postgraduate Researchers
11
Nov

Coventry University hosts first UK ‘Visualise Your Thesis’...

Postgraduate candidates from across the university put together short videos to bring their PhD projects to life.

2020

Enhancing staff doctoral training provision in South Africa
09
Nov

Enhancing staff doctoral training provision in South Africa

Coventry University’s Centre for Global Learning: Education and Attainment (GLEA) recently launched its pre-doctoral research programme in collaboration with South...

2020

Researchers unveil secrets behind "Game of Thrones"
06
Nov

Researchers unveil secrets behind "Game of Thrones"

Researchers from Coventry University joined those from four other universities to probe how the sprawling, dynamic, complex narrative of A Song of Ice and Fire achieved...

2020

Coventry’s RISING Global Peace Forum goes virtual as a result of the latest COVID-19 lockdown
05
Nov

Coventry’s RISING Global Peace Forum goes virtual as a...

Organisers of the internationally-recognised event, taking place from 11-13 November, have decided to move the whole event online in light of the Government’s new...

2020

MiFriendly Cities initiative ranks in the European top ten for its political innovation impacts in human rights
30
Oct

MiFriendly Cities initiative ranks in the European top ten...

The MiFriendly Cities programme being delivered across Coventry, Birmingham and Wolverhampton has been selected as an outstanding example of political innovation in...

2020

Data scientists develop mathematical models to understand COVID-19 intervention strategies, informing public health policy in South Africa
26
Oct

Data scientists develop mathematical models to understand...

A project led by Coventry University’s Centre for Data Science (CDS) has developed mathematical models to predict outcomes of the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa.

2020

Improving diagnosis and support of specific learning difficulties in the UK education system
21
Oct

Improving diagnosis and support of specific learning...

The UK government has published a rapid evidence review by Professor Julia Carroll, from Coventry University’s Centre for Global Learning: Education and...

2020

Associate Professor Siobhan Davies CBE awarded Damehood in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours
16
Oct

Associate Professor Siobhan Davies CBE awarded Damehood in...

Associate Professor Siobhan Davies has been given the highest order of recognition for her continued service and contribution to the dance industry.

2020

Nobel Peace Prize recognises food security as an instrument of peace
13
Oct

Nobel Peace Prize recognises food security as an instrument...

We asked Mike Hardy, founding Director of the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) for his views on this year’s Nobel Peace Prize.

2020

Postgraduate researcher receives the ‘Rising Researcher Award’ for her work on suicide prevention
09
Oct

Postgraduate researcher receives the ‘Rising Researcher...

Mirabel Pelton, a PhD candidate in the Centre for Intelligent Healthcare, has been awarded the Rising Researcher Award for her work on suicide prevention in autistic...

2020

CyberOwl granted US Patent for cutting-edge network security monitoring technology
08
Oct

CyberOwl granted US Patent for cutting-edge network...

CyberOwl, a Coventry University spinout cybersecurity company, has today announced the issuance of a new U.S. patent for the invention of its groundbreaking network...

2020

Research shows it is possible to stop smoking and simultaneously lose weight
02
Oct

Research shows it is possible to stop smoking and...

As research suggests that both smoking and obesity are risk factors for developing severe COVID-19 symptoms and other life-threatening diseases, there has never been a...

2020

RISING Global Peace Forum attracts stellar line-up
21
Sep

RISING Global Peace Forum attracts stellar line-up

Coventry's RISING Global Peace Forum is attracting a stellar line-up of speakers to explore this year’s theme the ‘Culture of Peace’ highlighting the...

2020

Collaborative research project launched to advance Women’s Communal Land Rights in Africa
11
Sep

Collaborative research project launched to advance Women’s...

Coventry University academics have received funding to advance Women’s Communal Land Rights (WCLR) in East and West Africa as they aim to address the research gap...

2020

First PhD candidate selected for ARAP Programme in Singapore
09
Sep

First PhD candidate selected for ARAP Programme in Singapore

Coventry University has selected PhD Candidate Dominik Klepl as the first researcher to join the A*STAR Research Attachment Programme (ARAP).

2020

Professor Mike Hardy steps back from the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations
08
Sep

Professor Mike Hardy steps back from the Centre for Trust,...

Professor Mike Hardy stepped down from his role as Executive Director of the centre at the end of July 2020.

2020