Haplo will be working with Imperial College London and Cardiff University to provide their Research Data Management repositories. Haplo’s focus on building highly secure systems will ensure this important research is kept safe for future researchers.
On 23 June, Haplo hosted the launch of the PhD Manager User Group, with attendees from the University of Westminster, the University of Northampton, the University of Leeds, the University of East London, London South Bank University, the Open University and the University of South Wales.
The Open University and SOAS have recently selected PhD Manager to support their Graduate Schools. We’re delighted to welcome these new institutions to our growing family of PhD Manager users.
Haplo’s Technical Director, Ben Summers, has won the Creative Digital Entrepreneur award in the Mayor of Lewisham Business Awards. The Award was presented in recognition of Haplo’s success developing research management systems to universities.
Lewisham Council said “Haplo Services are a really good example of digital entrepreneurship, well-established and have found a niche in which to excel.”
Marcus Cerny, the Deputy Director of the PhD Academy at London School of Economics has won the Haplo sponsorship for the UKCGE conference in Porto in July.
The conference is UKCGE’s keynote event of the year, and will be attended by colleagues and stakeholders in the postgraduate sector, from across the UK, Europe and beyond.
At Haplo, we’ve built a really strong team of developers by hiring people who are early on in their career, and helping them learn within an environment which is deliberately set up to support them.
We’ve chosen to focus on early stage developers for two main reasons.
The University of Leeds, University of East London and London South Bank University have all recently selected PhD Manager to support their Graduate Schools.
Dr Laura Boubert and Dr Donna Taylor, from the University of Westminster, described the impact of Haplo’s support for research ethics at the International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies, Barcelona.
Haplo has been selected as one of the key repository providers in an ambitious two year JISC project to develop Research Data Management services for universities.
Miles Wiley, Doctoral College Manager at the University of Brighton presented his experiences using PhD Manager at a recent meeting of the Academic Registrar’s Council.
UKCGE have launched a new Graduate School Managers Network, sponsored by PhD Manager. We’re looking forward to working with the network to support and highlight the work performed by Graduate School Managers.
Launching an open source research management platform for universities.
Haplo Research Manager, incorporating PhD Manager, launched in December 2015, providing universities with a streamlined solution for managing research funding, ethics, graduate schools and their repository in one integrated system.
Haplo is an open source platform, providing universities with the reassurance of no long-term tie-in and the flexibility to develop their own functionality for the platform.