University of Dundee

Support for Researchers

Tips and Tools for how to get involved in public engagement

What can we do for you?

Whether it's help with a public engagement grant section, training, planning an activity or support for evaluation and reflection, the SLS Public Engagement team are here to help!

With a wide range of expertise from academic research and publishing to informal learning and science communication we are here to support your public engagement endeavours. 

Resources

There's no need to reinvent the wheel! The team has put together helpful resources to make your public engagement experience as smooth and robust as possible.

Training

Science communication, social media, and evaluation workshops are available through the central University OPD. 

Seed Funding

We provide seed funds to University staff and students for competitive researcher driven projects to develop novel public engagement ideas within the Wellcome Trust remit. Click for details on projects funded by the Seed Fund.

Have a question for our Public Engagement team?

Come and speak to Erin Hardee and Amy Cameron at our monthly drop-in sessions in the Street. These are held at 10 am on the third Wednesday of the month. 

Alternatively, contact us: SLS-PublicEngagement@dundee.ac.uk