UEL Research News

The latest research news and events from the University of East London

Social Media & Austerity

The interim report for the Communities and Culture Care Network+ pilot project ‘Social Media & Austerity’, led by UEL’s Dr Ian Tucker (pictured), is now available to download here. In … Continue reading

August 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

How can the government use social media effectively?

Social media can help government officials to understand, prepare for and manage a major disaster, but is less effective when used as an official warning. That was the advice given … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

UEL featured at the Venice Architecture Biennale

A new piece of contemporary architecture located in the prestigious Loggia of the Ducal Palace in San Marco square has created a new connection between London and Venice, cementing three … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

UEL Research Conference 2014

UEL is pleased to be hosting its 6th annual Research Conference. This one-day annual event is a celebration of the innovative research taking place across the institution and a chance … Continue reading

June 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

PhD Studentships 2014

As part of its ongoing investment in research, the University of East London  is offering 10 fully-funded research studentships across a range of subject areas. The scholarships include tuition fees … Continue reading

June 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

UEL sensory project shortlisted for award for helping people with learning disabilities explore history

A groundbreaking project to improve the way people with learning disabilities explore and engage with museums and artefacts has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award. The University of East … Continue reading

June 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Twitter gives UEL special access to its data

The University of East London (UEL) is one of only six universities in the world, and the only in the UK, to be granted access by Twitter to its public … Continue reading

June 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

UEL to collaborate on new archive of learning disability history

The University of East London (UEL) is helping to develop a co-produced digital and living archive of learning disability history as part of a new £1m project funded by the … Continue reading

June 5, 2014 · Leave a comment