DTA Blog

News about the DTA programme

Growing Research Impact

4 July 2018 | 8:00 am

On the three-year anniversary of the launch of the Doctoral Training Alliance, we have published a new report about the programme. Growing Research Impact illustrates the ways the programme has […]

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Gold nanobullets fight cancer

22 February 2018 | 11:54 am

The survival rate of UK cancer patients has doubled in the last half century. But non-selective radiation treatment may cause damage to healthy cells and tissue. In Salford NanoLab, within […]

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Doctoral Training Alliance: The next chapter

12 December 2017 | 1:34 pm

In October of this year I was appointed as the National Director for University Alliance’s Doctoral Training Alliance (DTA) programme. In my application for the role I had reflected on […]

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Gaining fresh energy for PhD studies

14 August 2017 | 9:22 am

Catherine Kain, a PhD student in Planning from the University of South Australia, recently travelled to the UK and took part in the Doctoral Training Alliance Energy Summer School. She […]

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Producing researchers ready for the real world

20 July 2017 | 11:00 am

PhD students from the UK and Australia recently gathered at our annual Doctoral Training Alliance (DTA) summer schools. The events give research students the opportunity to bond as a distinct […]

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Opening doors to new ways of research collaboration

24 April 2017 | 7:53 am

Recently, students on our Doctoral Training Alliance (DTA) programme travelled from their home institutions across the UK to London. The DTA Energy researchers headed to the Energy Institute, before touring […]

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