Supporting academics to engage the public with their research

M. John Harrison in conversation with Richard Jones

Join M. John Harrison - master of New Wave science fiction - at DINA, Thursday 25 January 2018 for a weird, wonderful & unflinching look at life & the universe. Harrison will be in conversation with physicist Prof Richard Jones.

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Pint of Science 2018

The Pint of Science Team at the University are now preparing for the 2018 festival & are looking for researchers with ideas for fun & engaging talks & demonstrations based on their current research. The deadline for applications is Friday 26 January 2018.

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Festival of the Mind 2018

Applications for Festival of the Mind 2018 are now open. Funding for between £500 & £5,000 is available for public engagement projects to feature in next year's festival between 20-30 September. The deadline for applications is 31 January 2018.

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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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