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Professional Development for all, yes I'm talking to you Researcher Developers!

I recently attended the Vitae Connections event for Researcher Developers who had, to quote the room on the day, “been around while”. We spent six glorious hours in London thinking about our own career development whilst also hearing about researcher development initiatives from various national and international universities. 1,209 more words

Fratelli Wines launches three new labels VITAE, VITAE TRE & SETTE 2011 and makes forays into Imported Wines

By  Lavina Kharkwal

Piero Massi, the famed Italian winemaker from Tuscany brought to Fratelli Wines, along with his technical expertise and passion, the most important quality needed in the business of wine making that is “ 790 more words

Wine Event

Focus on Leadership

We have all heard stories about inspirational leaders and what they have achieved but what is your leadership story? Whether you are just starting out or have been in a leadership position for many years there are always areas for improvement. 286 more words

meet Vitae // I'm Going to Jamaica!!

No, really. I’m going to Jamaica!

How this project came about/What it is/Backstory….

Since I’ve been back in the States, something I’ve had to work almost every week is being  2,396 more words


Power to the post-doc: the role of Research Staff Associations

Post-doc life can be a strange existence. Tied to short, fixed-term contracts and those with academic ambitions expected to move from place-to-place, post-docs are by very nature a transitory species. 898 more words


Don't just write a teaching philosophy... paint a picture.

Writing a thoughtful and compelling statement of teaching philosophy is hard. It’s crucially important, and not merely for securing a faculty position, or making your case in a faculty review for tenure, promotion or merit. 1,652 more words

Chronicle Of Higher Education

Establish yourself as a Researcher

Establishing yourself as a researcher: A post-pilot reflection

On the way home from the #vitae14 (@Vitae_news) conference to Cardiff and as much as I wanted to enjoy the Midland’s countryside I also felt the urge to write about a recent researcher development event that myself and a colleague Researcher Developer from UWE facilitated on September 1st . 1,232 more words

Professional Development