Archive for the ‘Public Engagement Office’ Category

Secure £s for your engaged research

The call is open to any member of staff in the Research and Education job family; apply by 7 Nov

PGs for Young Researchers' Programme

Postgrad researchers: Want to volunteer to supervise young people conducting research in the city?

International Images of Research

We exchanged Images of Research with international colleagues visiting from Brazil

Young researchers have a whale of a time

Caroline Hickman (Social & Policy Sciences) and Denise Lengyel (Computer Science) have been running a project to engage young children from Colerne CE Primary School in the world of research.

Vice-Chancellor’s Awards celebrate public engagement with research

We celebrated how our researchers are using public engagement to generate interest in their work at last week's 'Engage' event at The Edge.

BBC Radio Bristol: Interview about Images of Research

Helen Featherstone (Public Engagement Unit) and Caroline Hickman (Social and Policy Sciences) talk about our annual competition.

Images of Research 2016: the winners

The winners of our annual public engagement competition were announced yesterday

Engage: Public Engagement in Practice

Engage recognises and celebrates the diverse range of engaged research taking place across the University

Pint of Science Bath to take latest local science breakthroughs to our city pubs

Pub locals in Bath will hear talks on everything from the maths of beer to how blind people can see with their ears. The Pint of Science festival runs from 23 – 25 May.

Engaging policymakers through qualitative research: Wed 20 Apr

An upcoming public engagement conversation will explore how qualitative research might offer unique contributions to the policy process.

Images of Research – one week left to submit your entry

Images of Research is a public exhibition held in Bath, where researchers explain their work using just an image and short description, giving an insight to our wide range of research activity that makes a difference to society and produces real benefits.

Promote your research through the media: Wed 9 Mar

How can print, online or broadcast media help amplify the messages from your research?

Ed Stevens discusses ‘Community Matters’ initiative

Ed Stevens from the Public Engagement Unit and Caroline Hickman, Department of Social & Policy Sciences, discuss the new Community Matters initiative which could benefit local Voluntary and Community Organisations.

Public Engagement Awards

Nominate yourself or a colleague for this year's awards by the deadline of Mon 4 Apr

Launch of Images of Research 2016

Our annual competition asks academics & PG researchers to explain how their research is impacting the world

Community research initiative

The 'Community Matters' project will pair academics with local voluntary & community organisations

New engaged research projects get underway

A range of engaged research projects funded by the University’s Public Engagement Unit are currently underway.

Parental engagement toolkit launched

Following a grant from the University’s Public Engagement Unit, the Department of Education has hosted a launch for a Toolkit for Parental Engagement.

Celebrating public engagement with research

The Public Engagement Unit recently hosted a dinner in The Edge to celebrate its achievements and that of researchers and external organisations that it has worked with over the past three years.

Researchers contribute to Engage conference

Dr Sarah Bailey (Department of Pharmacy & Pharmacology) and Rachel Rose Jackson (Department for Health) shared their experiences of public engagement with research at the annual Engage conference in Bristol.