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Coventry University project wins funding in bid to make Coventry and Warwickshire an immersive technology hub
11
Aug

Coventry University project wins funding in bid to make...

Coventry University’s ambitious bid to make Coventry and Warwickshire the number one region for immersive technology has been awarded funding by UK Research and...

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2020

British Academy commissions new research into Faith-Based Services during COVID-19
04
Aug

British Academy commissions new research into Faith-Based...

A Coventry University research proposal around the impact of COVID-19 on Christian Faith-Based Organisations (FBOs) in the UK, has been selected for a British Academy...

2020

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities launches first set of PhD studentship opportunities
04
Aug

Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities launches first set...

The Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities is offering 5 fully-funded PhD projects related to its key thematic areas: Cultural Memory, Well-being and the Arts and...

2020

“Cooking Connections Coventry” supports wellbeing during COVID-19 through food-based activities
03
Aug

“Cooking Connections Coventry” supports wellbeing during...

Researchers from Coventry University and the University of Warwick have been supporting people aged 55+ across Coventry during the COVID-19 pandemic, as part of a...

2020

Dr Alex Roberts secures prestigious Faraday Institution Industry Fellowship
30
Jul

Dr Alex Roberts secures prestigious Faraday Institution...

Dr Alex Roberts, Associate Professor at the Institute for Future Transport and Cities, has secured one of six Industry Fellowships from the Faraday Institution for his...

2020

Is it time to update the UK’s national PE curriculum?
28
Jul

Is it time to update the UK’s national PE curriculum?

A study by Professor Michael Duncan has examined the effectiveness of the UK’s national Physical Education (PE) curriculum in comparison to the Badminton World...

2020

The Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences offering fully funded studentships to tackle COVID-19
27
Jul

The Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences offering...

Coventry University’s Centre for Sport, Exercise and Life Sciences are inviting applications for nineteen PhD studentships designed to deliver research-led...

2020

Coventry University launches 50 fully-funded COVID-19 related PhD opportunities
16
Jul

Coventry University launches 50 fully-funded COVID-19...

Coventry University has launched a suite of 50 fully-funded PhD studentships designed to deliver research solutions to the challenges posed by the pandemic.

2020

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

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