Helping the next generation of STEM researchers: Nuffield Research Placements

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Abstract / Description of output

Each year, from June to August, the Nuffield Research Placements (NRP) scheme offers sixth form pupils funding to gain a four- to six-week science research placement at a participating institution. Margaret MacDougall, a medical statistician and researcher in education at the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine in Edinburgh, gives an insight into hosting one of these students and what it entails.
Original languageEnglish
TypeFeature article
Media of outputRoyal Statistical Society membership bulletin entitled 'StatsLife'
PublisherRoyal Statistical Society
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 20 Jun 2016

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • STEM
  • Nuffield Research Placements scheme
  • Research-teaching linkages


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