skip to primary navigationskip to content
 

Policy Impact Training for Educated Brain Early Career Researchers

When Apr 14, 2016
from 02:00 PM to 05:30 PM
Where DMB GS5 Faculty of Education, Hills Road
Contact Name
Attendees Registered early career researchers.
Add event to calendar vCal
iCal

ESRC Educational Neuroscience Seminar Series:

The Educated Brain: from the Neuroscience to the Practice of Lifelong Learning

Policy Impact Training for Early Career Researchers

14 April 2-5.30 pm, Faculty of Education

A Policy Impact Training workshop for early career researchers, as part of the ESRC Educated Brain Seminar series.

We are looking for early career researchers (PhD and post-doc level) to take part in the workshop, which will include hearing from experts from the science field on engaging with policy, and also practical skills on how to write for policy makers.

The aim is to equip researchers with some knowledge, skills and interest in writing policy briefings from each of the research seminars in the series.

Participants must be available to attend the session on 14 April and also the first research seminar (of three) on 18 April (Foundations of the Educated Brain: Infancy and Early Childhood @ Newnham College) and ideally the subsequent research seminars to be held in October 2016 and May 2017. You do not need to be working in the field of neuroscience and education to take part in this project but an interest in the use of evidence based research for policy is essential.

Registration is now closed. Please reply to Charlotte Sausman (cs738@cam.ac.uk) or Dervila Glynn (dg248@cam.ac.uk) with any queries.

Please contact us if you require further information about the seminar series.

RSS Feed Latest news

2019 VISITING FELLOWSHIP WITH THE BENNETT INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC POLICY

Mar 12, 2019

The Bennett Institute is recruiting for Visiting Fellow from within the University for the academic year 2019/20.

Post-Brexit Options for the UK: New Legal Analysis

Nov 22, 2018

On 16 November 2018 the Cambridge Public Policy SRI (Strategic Research Initiative) and the CBR, the Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge, held a conference at Peterhouse College in Cambridge on Brexit with the aim of encouraging interdisciplinary discussion amongst academics and further research on the implications of the UK leaving the EU for public policy.

Britain’s Broken Economic Model and Why Brexit isn’t the Cure

Nov 15, 2018

Simon Deakin, Director of the Centre for Business Research and Professor of Law at the University of Cambridge, tells the Cambridge Public Policy SRI (Strategic Research Initiative) why Brexit isn’t the cure for Britain’s broken economic model.

View all news

About Us

We aim to support public policy research across Cambridge University, working with colleagues in science, social science, the arts and humanities, to apply new thinking to public policy problems and promote research and analysis into the public policy process. We hope to connect and raise the profile of existing public policy related work across the University and support collaborative research that includes policy development in a range of subject areas. 

Contact us if you are interested in joining the initiative or would like to know more.