UCL Public Policy: events and secondment opportunities open to staff
20 October 2011
UCL's public policy strategy aims to enhance the impact of our research by improving our engagement with public policy.
UCL Public Policy have a range of events, information and secondment opportunities for staff.
UCL Public Policy is holding a number of public policy events at which all UCL staff are welcome. Forthcoming events include:
- 24 October - Challenging Behaviour: Effective care for people with intellectual disabilities
- 3 November - EU Transparency and Lobbying
- 23 November - Going Low-Carbon: The governance of climate change technologies
- 6 December - Jack Straw Inaugural UCL lecture
Further details on the UCL Public Policy website.
Staff are encouraged to sign up the
the UCL Public Policy mailing list to receive news and details of future
Sign up to the public policy network.
Policy secondment opportunities
Interested in learning more about
the development of policy?
UCL and the Department for Business, Innovation and
Skills are working together to develop a policy secondment scheme for UCL
researchers which will provide valuable experience of the policymaking
environment and how research can inform policy, and insight into the work of a
Secondment opportunities are on a flexible, part-time
basis, usually for a short fixed-term period. Applicants from all
disciplines are encouraged. For further details of opportunities and to discuss
funding arrangements, please contact Sarah Chaytor.
Sarah Chaytor, Senior Research Associate, Office of the Vice-Provost (Research)