A word from our Interim FVP – July 2020

Hello everyone,  Can I begin by once again thanking you all for the incredible work you have been doing under truly extraordinary and rapidly changing circumstances.   In this edition of The Pulse, we give a special thanks to our technical staff across the Faculty, who do a crucially important job in ordinary times, but whose…

Continue reading →

Researchers return to campus

Whilst the majority of the faculty were getting used to the ‘new norm’ and the delights of working from home, virtual meetings and balancing home life,  a number of laboratories remained open throughout the lockdown undertaking COVID research.  However as the weeks went by the pressure to get back on campus and reopen the laboratories for…

Continue reading →

Online PhD viva success

Since lockdown began, there have been 30 successful online PhD vivas conducted in MDH alone!  A massive CONGRATULATIONS to all the candidates who have really risen to the challenge and excelled in these new (and somewhat stressful) times. Feedback from the external/internal examiners has been excellent, with comments on how well candidates have adapted to…

Continue reading →