"Why Michael Gove is right to challenge experts to raise their game"

Picture of Dr Katharine DommettA growing number of politicians are taking pot shots at experts. Instead of firing back, academics should take this opportunity to make their work more relevant

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About the author:

Dr Kate Dommett is a lecturer in the public understanding of politics at the University of Sheffield. She is on Twitter @KateDommett. Her briefing paper “A Recipe for Parliamentary Impact? An academic guide to effective engagement”, co-authored with Marc Geddes and Brenton Prosser, is available here.