Robyn Thomas, Jessica Potts and Chad Staddon
September 2020

Research & Funding in a COVID-19 world

The COVID-19 pandemic has had, and will continue to have, a huge impact on the research landscape for environmental science and associated funding for environmental research. This forum explores how PhD research projects have been impacted, including funding opportunities and the lasting impact this could have on many substantial and longstanding research projects. 

What does a career in environmental research now look like? 

Catch up on this Forum and hear from our speakers;

  • Robyn Thomas, Associate Director for Discovery Science, Talent and Skills at NERC - The research and innovation landscape in a COVID-19 world – A funders perspective
  • Jessica Potts, PhD Student at Bangor University - PhD in a pandemic
  • Professor Chad Staddon, Associate Head of Department, Research & Scholarship at University of the West of England