The University of Sheffield

Public Engagement

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The phases of skill development required to progress in this area are detailed to the left. Take your time to read through and see where you are currently at and where you would like to be.

Think Ahead - click here to go to the University's researcher portal
LMS - click here to go to the Unviersity's Learning Management System to find out courses on offer
DDP portal - click here to go to the University's PGR seminar registration system
Developing Professional Skills for Research Leadership - click here to go to an online learning resource available to enable further exploration and development of leadership skills.

Activities to develop Public Engagement:
Kroto Research Inspiration - Championing the creative communication of research

Resource Description
Public Engagement and Impact

Link to the University of Sheffield Public Engagement and Impact team website.

Science Brainwaves

Activities to engage the general public in the wonderful world of science.

STEMNET STEM Ambassadors

STEM Ambassadors use their enthusiasm and commitment to encourage young people to enjoy STEM subjects.

Connecting Your Reseach With Society - Wellcome Trust

Professor Jeremy Farrar highlights the benefits of engaging with the public and introduces new ring fenced funding for public engagement within Wellcome Trust research grants (published 10th October 2013) .