Thursday, 26 May 2022, 9.30am to 12.30pm
This introductory session will introduce you to what, why and how of turning your engagement into a rich, two-way conversation with your public audiences.
Wednesday, 01 June 2022 to Wednesday, 15 June 2022, 10am - 11.30am
This course will look at the aspects you need to consider when constructing your paper; demystify peer reviewed journals by giving insider insights from science journal editors; and show you what they really want.
Monday, 06 June 2022, 10am to 1pm
This session builds on the introductory workshop and introduces new elements of great storytelling including metaphor, clarity and message. This highly interactive workshop will be based around an example of writing an explainer or news article for the wider, non-specialist public website.
Thursday, 09 June 2022, 9.30am to 12.30pm
From inception to publication; this practical session delivered by Emily Elias, journalist and producer of the Oxford Sparks podcast series, is a whirlwind tour through the basics of how to share your research in an engaging manner through podcasting.
Thursday, 09 June 2022, 9.30am to 3pm
Do you feel shy and uncomfortable at conferences? Do you feel networking is self-seeking and smacks of using people? On the contrary: “The currency of real networking is not greed but generosity.” Keith Ferrazzi
Tuesday, 14 June 2022, 9.30am to 12.30pm
Do you find attending committees at the University difficult? Does making decisions in collaboration with senior academics sound a little bit intimidating? Are you unsure how committees work and how to get your voice heard? This session will be for you!
Thursday, 23 June 2022, 9.30am to 12.30pm
This is a hands on session designed to help you work on your skills as a podcast host when it comes to asking questions. The session will cover preparing for interviews, creating a question line, and active listening.
Thursday, 14 July 2022, 9.30am to 4.30pm
A new and interactive on-line programme delivered over two full day sessions in July 2022, giving Post graduate and Post doctoral researchers a working knowledge of critical business issues that impact commercial organisations.
Tuesday, 06 September 2022 to Thursday, 08 September 2022, 9am - 5pm
A 3-day course for Research Staff, Leadership in Action will give you the opportunity to think about what leadership is, look at leadership theory, and explore your own leadership style. The course takes an experiential approach; this means there will be presentations on leadership theory, but for the most part you will actively participate in sessions and activities.