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In conversation with Mike Corcoran at Creative Futures 2017

Recently I was very honoured to be invited to Creative Futures 2017 by my old friend Mike Corcoran. Mike is something of a polymath, with a huge variety of interests in the arts, philosophy and science. 95 more words


Why I took part in 3MT

By Victoria Cronin. PhD student and 3MT Survivor in the School of Chemistry

With entries now open for the 2017 ‘Three Minute Thesis’ competition (or… 694 more words


Is science interesting? (for the public)

Working on the following question: why science is interesting? Found relevant material on the web, among which this page: http://bit.ly/2msgll5.

For RRI, Responsible Research and Innovation and Public Engagement – PE – think this is key point

Public Engagement

Public Engagement and Performance Conference 2017

The 2017 conference brought together researchers from across the social sciences, arts and humanities, as well as independent scholars, organisations & charities, who share an interest in making research more accessible and impactful and who want to discuss and understand, be introduced to and explore, the many different ways of achieving these aims. 254 more words

Public Engagement

Engaging with Government

It’s been quite some time since I posted anything here, and a lot has happened in the interim. I’ve started an exciting new project and… 1,424 more words

History Of Medicine

Public engagement, social media and university boundaries

In her wonderful Lower Ed, Tressie Cottom describes how her public profile led to her being in contact with someone who was enormously relevant to her ongoing research. 563 more words


Engaging with policymakers – some tips to help you on your journey…

Rob Davies is Public Affairs Manager for CLOSER, the UK longitudinal studies consortium funded by the ESRC and Medical Research Council (MRC).

His role is to raise awareness of longitudinal studies among policymakers and parliamentarians and help ensure longitudinal evidence influences policy development. 889 more words

Politics And Governance