UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Public Engagement Associate

2 days left

Location
City of Bristol (GB)
Posted
12 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
02 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Public Engagement Associate

Job number    SUPP103172

Research and Enterprise Development

Open ended contract staff

Full time

Salary      £36,001 - £40,523 per annum

Closing date for applications    02-May-2017


This is an opportunity to join a team dedicated to engaging the public with the University of Bristol’s research and teaching. The Public Engagement team builds capacity for engagement across the University, embeds engagement in our structures and processes, works with staff and students to develop and carry out their public engagement ideas, and runs a programme of innovative engagement activities.

The post holder will work alongside our other Public Engagement Associates to raise the quality, quantity and profile of public engagement, with a specific focus on engineering and the physical sciences. Responsibilities include working with academics to develop plans to engage publics and communities; delivering training and enabling the sharing of good practice; providing focused support in engagement for strategic research themes; and developing and maintaining relationships with key partners to facilitate a more systematic approach to collaboration.  If you have a track record of developing public engagement activities, experience of writing plans and funding bids, and want to be part of our dynamic and agile team, we look forward to hearing from you.

For enquiries about the role please contact Kate Miller: kate.miller@bristol.ac.uk

The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.