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IGAU is an independent analytic resource set up in January 2016 to help make poverty reduction central to processes of economic growth and devolution in Greater Manchester, and to provide research, analysis and insight on inclusive growth in other UK cities.

The University of Manchester Manchester M1 6FU, UK
Sep 23, 2020
Job - Full time
Air quality is a serious global problem. The population in cities around the world is growing. Eighty-five per cent of humanity – some nine billion people - will live in cities by the end of this century. Environmental protection, green economic growth, social equality, clean energy, sustainable mobility and health are all best addressed in cities. Digital technologies and data make new forms of governance, politics and planning possible, bringing data and monitoring logics to the fore and connecting people, governments and resources in new and potentially more efficient ways. However, there are existing and emerging challenges in turning emerging air quality monitoring information into useful products. The role of aerosol particles, or particulate matter [PM] in defining air quality is clear. Monitoring networks are created to ideally examine trends in the composition of PM and then try to quantify contribution from different sources in different cities as they take...
The University of Manchester Sackville Street, Manchester M1 3WE, UK
Aug 05, 2020
Job - Full time
The Henry Royce Institute (Royce) is the UK’s home of advanced materials research and innovation. The £235m Institute will allow the UK to grow its world-leading research and innovation base in advanced materials science, an area which is fundamental to all industrial sectors and the national economy. We bring together world-leading academics from across the UK, and works closely with industry to ensure commercialisation of fundamental research. In the last decade, the University of Manchester has attracted over £100M to establish world-leading nuclear research capabilities, including a new UK Nuclear Fuels Centre of Excellence (NFCE): a collaboration with the National Nuclear Laboratory focussing on Accident Tolerant Fuels and novel fuel types for advanced reactor systems. These facilities currently allow the manufacture and detailed characterisation of ceramic and metallic uranium and thorium-bearing fuels in kg quantities; a capability unique within UK...
The University of Manchester Manchester, UK
Aug 29, 2019
Scholarship - General
The Division of Pharmacy and Optometry is seeking to appoint a well-motivated, dynamic and enthusiastic member of staff with strong organisational and interpersonal skills to develop, lead and deliver the undergraduate and postgraduate clinical pharmacy training programmes, supported by other postgraduate directors and academics.   You will also undertake scholarship of teaching and learning.  You should be an excellent communicator, have experience in teaching and learning, have a strong understanding of clinical pharmacy practice and be aware of current policy within the NHS. We will provide essential training to help you settle in as part of the team.  The School is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly...