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Does swimming make you hungry?
07
Jul

Does swimming make you hungry?

Many recreational swimmers claim to feel ‘ravenous’ during and after swimming. Professor David Broom from the Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences...

2020

Senior CBiS researcher co-authors ground-breaking new book
30
Jun

Senior CBiS researcher co-authors ground-breaking new book

Oxford University Press has published Strategy: Theory, Practice, Implementation, a new book co-authored by Maureen Meadows, a Professor of Strategic Management within...

2020

Securing the future of mobility for a post-pandemic world
30
Jun

Securing the future of mobility for a post-pandemic world

Professor Siraj Shaikh has outlined why a focus on cyber security is crucial to ensure that lessons learnt from the COVID-19 pandemic do not go to waste.

2020

Professor Elena Gaura’s efforts to raise profile of women engineers recognised on International Women in Engineering Day
23
Jun

Professor Elena Gaura’s efforts to raise profile of women...

Professor Elena Gaura has been recognised by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) for her efforts to engage and improve outcomes for women in...

2020

Coventry University Shortlisted for Two 2020 Postgrad Awards
16
Jun

Coventry University Shortlisted for Two 2020 Postgrad Awards

Coventry University has been shortlisted for two 2020 Postgrad Awards. The initiative, hosted by FindAMasters and FindAPhD, invites nominations from students undertaking...

2020

Coventry University spin-out receives £50,000 to test COVID-19 drugs
11
Jun

Coventry University spin-out receives £50,000 to test...

A Coventry University spin-out company has been selected to test the safety of new drugs being developed to combat COVID-19.

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2020

Reimagining the Book Stand: Virtual Platforms for Academic Publications
03
Jun

Reimagining the Book Stand: Virtual Platforms for Academic...

Researchers from the Centre for Postdigital Cultures (CPC) at Coventry University are reimagining the book stand to highlight the possibilities of open access publishing...

2020

Flatten the Curve, Grow the Care: Looking Beyond the Pandemic
22
May

Flatten the Curve, Grow the Care: Looking Beyond the...

Researchers from Coventry University’s Centre for Postdigital Cultures (CPC) have worked with a number of collective care, mutual aid and solidarity initiatives to...

2020

Novel respiratory rate measurement technologies could play a key role in the early diagnosis of severe illness in COVID-19 patients.
22
May

Novel respiratory rate measurement technologies could play...

CIH research has identified that novel technologies could play a key role in the early diagnosis of severe illness, providing healthcare professionals with the vital...

2020

Coventry University Professor made a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences
21
May

Coventry University Professor made a Fellow of the Academy...

Professor Megan Crawford, Director of Post Graduate Programmes at Coventry University’s Centre for Global Learning: Education and Attainment (GLEA), has received a...

2020

Coventry University research centre presented with prestigious gender equality award
18
May

Coventry University research centre presented with...

The Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) has been presented with an Athena SWAN Bronze Department Award in recognition of its commitment to promoting...

2020

Two-meters apart: discussing the impacts of a "loss of touch"
13
May

Two-meters apart: discussing the impacts of a "loss of...

Researchers from the Centre for Dance Research at Coventry University recently came together to discuss what a lack of touch means for us during the COVID-19 lockdown.

2020

Midlands4Cities Funding for Coventry PhD Projects
07
May

Midlands4Cities Funding for Coventry PhD Projects

Applicants of the Midlands4Cities Doctoral Consortium have been awarded funding to begin their PhD’s at Coventry University in September.

2020

Coventry University awarded £300K for environmental research in Algeria
01
May

Coventry University awarded £300K for environmental...

The Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) has been awarded £300k by The British Academy to research solutions to environmental issues and how these...

2020

Coventry University project powering Rwandan hospital as refugee camp locked down by coronavirus
22
Apr

Coventry University project powering Rwandan hospital as...

A solar-powered electricity system installed in an African refugee camp as part of a project led by Coventry University is now helping the fight against the COVID-19...

2020

Generations: Online Preview of Coventry’s Roma Community Exhibition
17
Apr

Generations: Online Preview of Coventry’s Roma Community...

Coventry University’s Centre for Dance Research (C-DaRE) has teamed up with the Belgrade Theatre to host a taster of an exhibition spotlighting Coventry’s...

2020

Outstanding Research Supervision Team Awards 2020
03
Apr

Outstanding Research Supervision Team Awards 2020

This year’s Outstanding Research Supervision Team Award was presented as part of the Doctoral Capability and Development (DCAD2020) Online Conference.

2020

Coventry University-led research to benefit Kenyan small-scale livestock farmers
30
Mar

Coventry University-led research to benefit Kenyan...

Farming families in rural Kenya could benefit from new research led by Coventry University which aims to show how to improve grazing and livestock performance.

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2020

Visiting Fellow Carla Cruz at CAMC
20
Mar

Visiting Fellow Carla Cruz at CAMC

In June, CAMC welcomes Visiting Fellow Dr Carla Cruz from Porto University.

2020

'Women in Research' Blog Launched to Celebrate International Women’s Day
06
Mar

'Women in Research' Blog Launched to Celebrate...

The Women in Research (WinR) network has launched a new blog to celebrate the diversity of work being undertaken by female researchers across the university.

2020

Coventry University ranked 15 in the UK
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year for student experience
QS Five Star Rating 2019
Coventry City of Culture 2021