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Weaving Knowledge - Call for submissions

Knowledge Quarter has partnered up with British Land for the development of a site-specific installation at Regent's Place. ‘Weaving Knowledge’ is the concept behind the installation that aims to celebrate the wealth of knowledge that is being produced in the area. The idea is to create a large-scale intervention that infuses the space with colour and playfulness, as well as relevant, site-specific meaning.

Governor opportunities at Regent High School

The Governing Body of Regent High School is seeking committed, enthusiastic and knowledgeable individuals who are interested in joining our highly effective team. Regent High School is a state-maintained, 11-19 co-educational comprehensive school located in Somers Town in the London Borough of Camden. We serve a very diverse community, which is represented in the demographics of our student body.

Chatting with Luther: the 4th DAAD-IMLR German writing competition

Following on from the success of their last three German writing competitions, the Institute of Modern Languages Research at the School of Advanced Study, University of London, and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) are again joining forces to launch the fourth challenge for all learners and lovers of German.
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Call for Expression of Interest: British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Aga Khan University’s Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations in London, United Kingdom (“the Institute”) is currently inviting expressions of interest to support applications for the British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships. The Institute’s current research areas include: The Construction of Knowledge about Muslim Cultures and Societies, Understanding the Processes of Social Change in Muslim Cultures and Societies, Governance for the Public Interest in Muslim Contexts and Digital Humanities - KITAB; is the Institute’s first digital humanities project.
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Volunteer opportunity on Birkbeck's ethics committee

Birkbeck, University of London are looking to recruit a volunteer to act as a lay member on their ethics committee. The role of the College Ethics Committee is to consider the ethical ramifications of certain college activities (primarily research projects), to oversee the activities of the five School Ethics Committees and to promote a culture of research integrity and good ethical practice in academic research.
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Arts Catalyst - Instagram Artist-In-Residence opportunity

Knowledge Quarter partner Arts Catalyst is pleased to announce a new digital residency initiative for an Instagram artist-in-residence, the first of what is hoped will become a recurring programme of digital take-overs. From the 10th to the 30th of October 2017 there are looking for a contemporary artist interested in exploring the interrelationships between art, science and technology, to takeover the Arts Catalyst Instagram account.

San Diego Delegation Visit to London

Kevin Faulconer, mayor of San Diego, will be leading a high-level trade delegation to London and Cambridge from October 17th-18th. As two of the world’s leading knowledge hubs, the San Diego and London/Cambridge regions possess highly innovative economies, with strong potential for partnerships and global trade. The goal of this mission to build on deep, pre-existing relationships between the two metro areas, more specifically in the industries of smart cities technologies and life sciences.
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Become a member of the British Library

Knowledge Quarter partners can now get 25% off their first year of British Library Membership when paid by direct debit. Membership will cost £60 instead of £80 and joint membership will cost £90 instead of £120. The membership offers a wide range of benefits.
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Commonwealth 2018-20: opportunities for Knowledge Quarter partners

The London School of Business and Management has in recent months engaged with key Commonwealth stakeholders including the Commonwealth Secretariat; the Association of Commonwealth Universities; the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London; the Commonwealth Alliance of Young Entrepreneurs; and various Commonwealth accredited organisations including the Commonwealth Businesswomen’s Network and the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council.
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New Job Opportunities at Impact Hub King’s Cross

Knowledge Quarter partner Impact Hub King's Cross are expanding its core team, following a series of successful years. There are looking for two energetic and highly motivated Community Café Hosts to join their core team. This is a great opportunity for someone passionate about helping build communities of social entrepreneurs and who has ideally a background in hospitality.