Carme Font, lecturer at the Department of English, has won one of the Starting Grants awarded this year to young and early-career researchers by the European Research Council (ERC) Read more
New training session for the P-Sphere fellows
Last 24th and 25th May, seventeen P-Sphere fellows attended the course "Managing myself & working with my team", a workshop to learn how to deal with some of the most common challenges postdocs face.
Through different activities, the attendants acquired some practicals tools and methods applicable in their working environment by covering aspects such as interpersonal communication, time and task management, delegation, motivation and negotiation.
The training workshop was higly interactive with extensive elements of partner work, exercises and work discussion, and a special emphasis on sharing and learning from participant's own expertise and experience.
A study conducted by the CEPAP-UAB at Cova de Santa Linya confirms a continuous presence of montane coniferous forests from the Pyrenees to the Mediterranean coast from 50,000 to 15,000 years ago, demonstrating their resilience to the extreme and ever changing climate conditions of the period. Read more