REALab Director launches ESRC-funded “Collaboration Labs”

REAlab Director Dr. Rosalinda Quintieri launches new programme funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) at the University of Manchester: Collaboration Labs. Based on the REALab model, Collaboration Labs offers funded research consultancy opportunities, professional training and coaching for postgraduate and early career researchers interested in developing collaborative projects with non-University partners. CollaborationContinue reading “REALab Director launches ESRC-funded “Collaboration Labs””


Applications are now open to participate in REALab 2016 for doctoral researchers interested in developing and deliver co-designed research projects in collaboration with non-University organisations. This fully funded opportunity is open to PhD candidates across all faculties of the University of Manchester and to doctoral researchers at cohort universities of the North West Consortium Doctoral TrainingContinue reading “REAlab 2016: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS”


REALab is thrilled to announce a new stream of funding for this year’s edition. In addition to the consultancy projects presented by our partnering organisations that will be announced later in February, we are pleased to offer current doctoral researchers at the University of Manchester and the other institutions of the North West Consortium DTPContinue reading “REAlab RESEARCHER-LED PROJECTS 2016: OPEN CALL”

New Round to Open February 2016

Following the successful pilot launched last year, REALab is pleased to announce it is running a new round of programming for 2015-16. This new edition will present an enhanced training provision with even more practical tools in project management, an initial workshop with partners to discuss challenges and co-design the projects’ outlines  and more awards availableContinue reading “New Round to Open February 2016”