Supporting academics to engage the public with their research

Pint of Science 2018

Researchers from the University of Sheffield will be talking about their research and answering your questions, in a pub near you. The talks will be accompanied by hands-on activities, demonstrations and a chance to win prizes. Come along, have a drink, learn about science and have some fun!

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Festival of Debate 2018

The Festival of Debate has returns this spring with an exciting programme of panel discussions, debates, Q&As, artistic responses and keynote speeches. The festival is hosted by the not-for-profit organisation Opus Independents and aims create a meaningful dialogue around key social, political and economic issues.

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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.

Festivals and other opportunities>

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.

Masterclasses and resources>