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The AncientBiotics Project

Just because recently I was so much into antibiotics on this page, here is a fascinating story about a research team from Nottingham which rebrewed a thousand-year-old recipe from medieval sources and found the substance to be highly effective against MRSA, a bacterium which is largely resistant to common antibiotic treatments. 173 more words

Antimicrobial Resistance

University of Denver IRISE Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program

The University of Denver Interdisciplinary Research Incubator for the Study of (In)Equality or IRISE is seeking (1) postdoctoral research fellow beginning September 1, 2015. We are seeking candidates who are capable of bringing together the insights and methodology from two or more disciplines in order to examine the creation, growth, and or sustainability of academic programs related to inequality (e.g. 482 more words


CLAIR Celebration of Research

What are your plans for April 22? We suggest you include a Celebration of Research!

The CLAIR program invites you to come celebrate our students and their research. 53 more words


Provost's office announces recipients of Innovation & Interdisciplinary funding awards

Last week, the Provost’s office announced which projects have been selected for Innovation & Interdisciplinary funding.  Congratulations to the following teams. 636 more words

OARS News And Events

upcoming exhibition for DWC's sister project!

International Day to End Obstetric Fistula 2015

The UNFPA International Day to End Obstetric Fistula will be taking place on 23 May 2015. This year to mark the day, the RCOG is delighted to be able to exhibit the work of artist  138 more words

The Institute of (Im)Possible Subjects: Conversation on Gender & Precarity March 8 4 p.m. EST

I’ve been working over the past year to co-create a new transnational feminist online journal of art and writing with a collective of amazing people, including Alanna Lockward, Annie Fukushima, Litia Perta, Choralyne Dumesnil, Michelle Dizon, tammy ko Robinson, Laura Fantone and Damali Abrams. 139 more words

Decolonial Aesthetics

The pitfalls of interdisciplinary research

Interdisciplinary research! Universities are apparently all for it and ‘breaking down silos’ is a mantra repeated throughout academia. However the reality is that the major venue for research outputs – peer-reviewed academic journals – are, for the most part, very discipline specific. 346 more words