Public Engagement

Professional Development Opportunities


There are a variety of training and development frameworks in higher education that recognise the value of engaged practice and the skills and qualities that it entails. These frameworks include:


Below you'll find current professional development opportunities (offered both on- and off-campus), alongside any opportunities to receive recognition (such as prizes) for your engagement. Please note that the University runs its own, annual Public Engagement with Research Awards. Also, the National Coordinating Centre for Public Engagement regularly runs workshops on a range of issues including beginners' guides to public engagement and evaluation and engaging with communities.

We update the below opportunities regularly; if there's nothing currently of interest, do check back again soon.