Gender diversity within Oxfordshire’s innovation ecosystem

The Centre for Diversity Policy Research and Practice is part of Advanced Oxford member, Oxford Brookes University, and sits within the Business School.  The Centre specialises in research on equality and diversity issues in the workplace and in the wider labour market. The Centre is externally funded from a range of sources – the European Commission, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), EU Horizon 2020, Advance-HE and Human Rights Commission.  Advanced Oxford is working with The Centre for Diversity Policy Research and Practice and sponsors a PhD studentship, which is held by Hannah Tornow.  Hannah started her PhD in January, 2021.  We will be posting regular blogs on Hannah’s research throughout her PhD.

Click here to read Hannah’s first blog on her PhD

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Welcoming PhD student Hannah Tornow

Welcoming PhD student Hannah Tornow

Hello – I am Hannah Tornow and in January 2021, I started my PhD at the Centre for Diversity Policy Research and Practice (CDPRP) at Oxford Brookes University, in collaboration with Advanced Oxford. I come from a city in the southwestern part of Germany. My previous...

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New life sciences lab space at Wood Centre for Innovation

New life sciences lab space at Wood Centre for Innovation

Advanced Oxford member, The Oxford Trust, the local charity encouraging the pursuit of science and enterprise, is to undertake a half million-pound project to install life science laboratory facilities at its Wood Centre for Innovation.  The Wood Centre is based in...

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Emergex Vaccines expands at Milton Park

Emergex Vaccines expands at Milton Park

The current COVID-19 pandemic has put vaccines in the spotlight like never before Emergex Vaccines, which focuses on the development of synthetic T-cell vaccines against global infectious disease threats such as COVID-19, Dengue fever, Zika, Ebola and pandemic Flu,...

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