Supporting academics to engage the public with their research

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.

What we do>

The Mobile University

We are once again climbing on board a vintage bus with University of Sheffield researchers to meet audiences and bring research to life. Join us on the top deck and learn about everything from how magnets can treat tumours to the health benefits of gratitude!

Mobile University website>

Off the Shelf Festival

Off the Shelf returns 7 October with a wealth of fiction, poetry, history, science, sports-related events and more – making this year’s festival unmissable! Get your tickets now.

Off the Shelf website>
Mobile University 2013

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>