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The MPLS Communications Team is responsible for the MPLS website and Twitter, the Division's e-newsletter, the Division's involvement with The Conversation, information fliers about research projects, liaison with industry and partnerships, and liaison with communications staff in the departments and the University's Public Affairs Directorate.

See the Communications Team page for information about the team members.

MPLS website

If you have story ideas for the website, news about your research, an idea for an impact case study or an event you would like to promote, please contact Kirsty Heber-Smith (, Helen Taylor ( or Sarah Loving (

MPLS e-newsletter

MPLS publishes an e-newsletter each month with news from the Division and information about events and opportunities of interest to members of the Division's departments. The e-newsletter is sent automatically to all members of the Division's departments with the exception of undergraduates. If you have story ideas or events to promote please contact Sarah Loving (


We are on Twitter @MPLSOxford

If you would like us to retweet you please include @MPLSOxford in your tweet!

Please contact Fiona Suttle (

Oxford Sparks 

The Oxford Sparks programme provides an insight into Oxford science for the benefit of the public, teachers and students. It helps academics to engage with the public about their science. The programme produces animations and podcasts, creates learning resources, and offers training for researchers at all levels. Please contact our Public Engagement Facilitator Michaela Livingstone-Banks (

MPLS Communications network

Once a term colleagues responsible for communications in the MPLS departments meet to hear speakers, share updates and discuss issues of common interest. For more information please contact Kirsty Heber-Smith (, Helen Taylor ( or Sarah Loving (