Upcoming Events

'The developing human brain' public lecture Feb 25, 2019 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM — Chancellor's Building, Edinburgh, EH16 4SB
ISMRM Workshop on MR Value Mar 11, 2019 - Mar 13, 2019 — University of Edinburgh
European Molecular Imaging Meeting 2019 Mar 19, 2019 - Mar 22, 2019 — Scottish Event Campus, Glasgow
Edinburgh SPM Course 2019 Apr 01, 2019 - Apr 05, 2019 — University of Edinburgh
Health Innovation and Technologies Research Festival Apr 01, 2019 - Apr 02, 2019 — James Watt Centre, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh

Call for Carnegie Research Assessors

Carnegie Trust are recruiting experienced Peer Reviewers to join its pool of Carnegie Research Assessors

For many years the Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland has been awarding research grants to academics in the Scottish universities. Currently the Trust operates the Research Incentive Grants (RIG) Scheme which offers up to £10,000 of funding to early career researchers from any discipline to undertake short exploratory projects, develop new research activities or carrying out proof-of-principle studies.

It is important that when identifying applications deserving of funds that the Trust makes careful judgements and selects only those proposals of the highest quality. It is in this regard that the Trust is seeking to recruit volunteers from within the SINAPSE community willing to assist in the capacity of Carnegie Research Assessor. The assistance of researchers and academics working across all disciplines of imaging is being sought, and could be hugely valuable to the Trust.

The Trust operates two grant rounds per year and an Assessor will typically be sent between 1 and 3 proposals to review for any given round. Assessors may also be invited, subject to availability, to sit as Panel Members on our two Selection Committees which are convene during each round and tasked with ranking the proposals in terms of research quality.

To register interest in joining the pool of Carnegie Research Assessors, please visit https://www.carnegie-trust.org/schemes/research-schemes/review-process.html#become-a-carnegie-research-assessor