Category Archives: Knowledge Exchange

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Research Professional Updates

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Paid Student Internships are back

A range of paid part-time or full-time Student Internships will run during the summer from 22rd May to 28th July 2017.

Students will work with CCCU academics on Research & Knowledge Exchange projects. Internship opportunities are available across the faculties and the eligibility criteria varies for each internship. Undergraduate and postgraduate students who meet the eligibility criteria are encouraged to apply.

Please note that the closing date for applications is 17 March 2017.

Click here for more details

You can access details and download application forms for each project via the above link.

Please send completed applications by email to

Diabetes and WELLbeing (DWELL)

CCCU project Diabetes and WELLbeing (DWELL) features amongst the 25 recently awarded Interreg projects. A new section on approved projects is now available on the Interreg 2 Seas website. Click here to explore the 2 Seas projects and here for specific details of our project.

DWELL is an empowerment programme enabling patients with type 2 diabetes to access tailored support giving them mechanisms to control their condition & improve their wellbeing.

The project will deliver:

  • A cross-border training programme, which will benefit staff and patients
  • A 12-week programme to support patients in their life-style changes
  • A patient-led support network that will provide patient benefit after the project ends
  • An evaluation process to benefit future staff and patients


CCCU project lead is Professor Eleni Hatzidimitriadou. See more details on our webpages