Supporting academics to engage the public with their research

Pint of Science 2019

The Pint of Science Team at the University are preparing for the 2019 festival and are looking for researchers with ideas for fun and engaging talks and demonstrations, based on their research. The aim of Pint of Science is to present fun, interesting and relevant talks and activities based on the latest science research in an accessible format to the public, in a pub setting.

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MRC Festival 2019

The University has a fantastic opportunity to host a series of events for the national MRC Festival celebrations, taking place from Thursday 13 to Sunday 23 June 2019. We are looking for MRC-funded researchers to deliver fun, creative and interactive events relating to the theme of 'Fighting the good fight: how medical research helps us combat disease'.

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The public engagement team

The Public Engagement team helps academic staff across the University find creative and collaborative ways to engage the public with their research.

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Public engagement opportunities

Academics & Researchers: Find out about how you can get involved in upcoming public engagement festivals and other opportunities to take your research out to the city and beyond.

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Training and guidance

Staff and postgraduate students: Find out about our Public Engagement Masterclass series and our suite of web resources created to help you get started with public engagement.

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