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.

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Off the Shelf Festival

Off the Shelf returns this 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>

ESRC Festival of Social Science

The ESRC Festival of Social Science returns to Sheffield 4-11 November with a programme of free events exploring the ideas that shape our everyday lives. Check out the line-up on the festival website.

Festival website>
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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>