Research and societal impact for the humanities and social sciences
|When:||Tu 30-10-2018 12:30 - 15:00|
|Where:||Kouwerzaal, Munting building (Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences)|
Nicol Keith, Professor of Molecular Oncology at the University of Glasgow and Director of Research Impact at the Institute of Cancer Sciences, will visit the University of Groningen to give a guest lecture and hold a workshop.
Who should attend?
This event is suitable for all grades of academic staff (from early career researchers to senior academics), postgraduate students and non-academic research professionals such as research managers.
Lecture: "Open research, co-creation and impact. How researchers can generate influence and reputation beyond academia", 12:30 pm – 13:30 pm.
The lecture will cover:
- Benchmarking research activities to understand what researchers have and what they need;
- Understanding co-creation, open science and impact activities;
Extending your influence and reputation beyond academia.
Workshop "Understanding the knowledge exchange and research impact landscape and advancing your career”, 2 pm – 3 pm.
The workshop will cover:
- Why do universities care so much about knowledge exchange, co-creation and research impact beyond academia?
- What’s in it for you?
- Working with others outside academia
The workshop will be an interactive session and will cater to the needs of participants, therefore you will be asked to answer a few questions prior to the workshop.
Admission to the event is free and you are welcome to bring your own lunch.