Data Impact Blog
UK Data Service Data Impact Fellows: Rachel Oldroyd
Margherita Ceraolo • January 31, 2017 • No Comments

Rachel Oldroyd is a quantitative human geographer based at the Consumer Data Research Centre (CDRC) at the University of Leeds, and here discusses how novel types of data are used to detect illness caused by contaminated food or drink.

UK Data Service Data Impact Fellows: William Shankley
Margherita Ceraolo • January 31, 2017 • No Comments

William Shankley, UK Data Service Data Impact Fellow and Sociology PhD student at the Cathie Marsh Institute of Social Research at The University of Manchester, explains why he chose to research migration patterns of Polish people in England and Wales and the factors that shape migration decision-making.

UK Data Service Data Impact Fellows: Bram Vanhoutte
Margherita Ceraolo • January 31, 2017 • No Comments

Bram Vanhoutte, Research Fellow in Sociology at the Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research (CMIST) at The University of Manchester, discusses his plans to raise the impact of his research on wellbeing in later life.

UK Data Service Data Impact Fellows: Claudia Zucca
Margherita Ceraolo • January 31, 2017 • No Comments

Claudia Zucca, Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher working on the VOTEADVICE project, in collaboration with the University of Exeter, Kieskompas Amsterdam and Koç University Istanbul, discusses how online political information processing can affect political behaviour.

UK Data Service Data Impact Fellows: Sarah Knight
Margherita Ceraolo • January 31, 2017 • No Comments

Sarah Knight, PhD student in the Environment Department of the University of York, discusses her research examining the impact of natural environments on subjective well-being in the UK.

Data Quiz App launched on Android and iOS
Margherita Ceraolo • January 17, 2017 • No Comments

Ralph Cochrane, Founder of AppChallenge and The Creative Grid, talks about the UK Data Service’s first app!

Making the Human Rights Atlas data more accessible
Victoria Moody • January 16, 2017 • No Comments

Susan Noble from the UK Data Service international data team discusses how we’ve made the Human Rights Atlas data we host even more accessible, by making it available for analysis in UKDS.Stat, the data dissemination platform for international data at the UK Data Service.