TRAINING RESEARCHERS IN PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT
Tuesday 12th February, 2019 - 9:45am-4.30pm (coffee and registration from 9.30am)
As part of BIG's role in promoting excellence in science communication we are pleased to announce our upcoming skills day.
If you said yes to either question, then this BIG Skills Day is for you!
In this highly practical day, we’ll share our experiences of developing training and professional development specifically for researchers. We’ll look at what makes for effective training, different types of intervention, participants’ needs and evaluating the effectiveness of training. Bring your experiences to share and any challenges you’re encountering.
During this Skills Day you will:
Who is the day for?
Helen Featherstone, PhD is the Head of Public Engagement at the University of Bath
Natalie Ford, Outreach and Engagement Officer, NDORMS, University of OxfordDr Nicola Stock, Public Engagement Officer & Project Lead, The Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh
This skills day is part of the University of Bath’s ChallengeCPD project. Helen will share findings from this work which is looking at why training for public engagement can be a challenging area.
£45 for BIG members including lunch and coffee
Non-members will need to join BIG first at an annual cost of £30 and then come back to register for the day as a member.
To register for the day click here