Opportunities Calendar

Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm Eastern Canada
All are welcome to this conference, including community organisers, industry, researchers and university staff, students, government employees, and anyone else with an interest in making a difference through public engagement.
Oct 26 – Oct 28 all-day Our Dynamic Earth
The Festival of Physics is a celebration of the wonder of science, the power of curiosity and the inventions and discoveries that shape our world and our future. Join the
Oct 26 all-day Dynamic Earth
Following the success of last year’s inaugural festival, the Institute of Physics is now accepting event applications for the 2018 Scottish Festival of Physics. The festival will take place from
Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm The Glassroom
Part of a free seminar series organised by Edinburgh Napier University. Open to all. Booking is essential; email Kirstie Jamieson, k.jamieson@napier.ac.uk, to do so. Detailed programme
Oct 27 all-day Dynamic Earth
Following the success of last year’s inaugural festival, the Institute of Physics is now accepting event applications for the 2018 Scottish Festival of Physics.   The festival will take place
Oct 28 all-day Dynamic Earth
Following the success of last year’s inaugural festival, the Institute of Physics is now accepting event applications for the 2018 Scottish Festival of Physics.   The festival will take place
Oct 31 all-day
The AHRC and ESRC have just launched a call for Knowledge Exchange Fellowships with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) with deadline 31st October 2018. Funding will be provided for
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm
This position is currently available in the central public engagement team at the University of Edinburgh. The role is a grade 7, 0.5 FTE, fixed for 2 years. The types
Nov 5 all-day
Freelance Science Presenters  Central Scotland  Competitive hourly rate  No application deadline We are always looking for dynamic freelance science presenters to deliver our science experiments, demonstrations and workshops to people of
Nov 15 all-day
  SCOTLAND’S YEAR OF COASTS AND WATERS 2020 EVENT FUND is NOW OPEN Applications open today (Tuesday, 13 November 2018) for the events and festivals sector across Scotland to apply to
Nov 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Edinburgh Napier University (Merchiston Campus, The Glassroom)
Interested in performing at the 2019 Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas? Come along to this informal information session to: Find out more about what performing at the Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas involves
Nov 22 all-day
Advanced participatory data gathering using Ketso 22nd November 2018 The University of Manchester Generating impact from research is more likely if research participants and stakeholders are engaged in the process.
Nov 27 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm 1.37 Paterson's Land
This is a repeat of the session running on 15th November at Edinburgh Napier University. You do not need to attend both. Interested in performing at the 2019 Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas? Come
Nov 29 @ 9:00 am – Nov 30 @ 5:00 pm Edinburgh
Framing new futures for public engagement At the Engage Conference this year we’ll be exploring new futures for university public engagement; celebrating the NCCPE’s 10 year anniversary; and taking stock
Dec 3 all-day
Freelance Science Presenters  Central Scotland  Competitive hourly rate  No application deadline We are always looking for dynamic freelance science presenters to deliver our science experiments, demonstrations and workshops to people of
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm
The call to be part of the August 2019 Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas is now live! Has your research given you some dangerous ideas? Come share them with the world
Dec 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Lister Learning and Teaching Centre (4.3)
Beltane Breakfasts, Twilights, Brunches and Lunches are informal meetings where people from Edinburgh’s universities, and people who want to work with them, can come to find out more and share
Dec 15 @ 2:48 pm
Description:  SciProv needs you! Dr Bunhead (from TV’s Brainiac) and a team of crack comedy improvisers are looking for enthusiastic and talkative researchers to be the guest stars on Dr
Jan 7 all-day
Flexible 4-week online course – join when it suits you This course will help you to: Identify outcomes and develop an evaluation plan Design a qualitative evaluation for your public
Jan 7 all-day
Freelance Science Presenters  Central Scotland  Competitive hourly rate  No application deadline We are always looking for dynamic freelance science presenters to deliver our science experiments, demonstrations and workshops to people of
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm The Stand Comedy Club
Join us for the very first Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas (CoDI) bootcamp of 2019! This session is aimed at individuals planning to perform at the summer 2019 Cabaret of Dangerous
Feb 4 all-day
Freelance Science Presenters  Central Scotland  Competitive hourly rate  No application deadline We are always looking for dynamic freelance science presenters to deliver our science experiments, demonstrations and workshops to people of
Mar 4 all-day
Freelance Science Presenters  Central Scotland  Competitive hourly rate  No application deadline We are always looking for dynamic freelance science presenters to deliver our science experiments, demonstrations and workshops to people of
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm The Stand Comedy Club
Join us for the second Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas (CoDI) bootcamp of 2019! This session is aimed at individuals planning to perform at the summer 2019 Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas.
Apr 1 all-day
Flexible 4-week online course – join when it suits you This course will help you to: Identify outcomes and develop an evaluation plan Design a qualitative evaluation for your public
Apr 1 all-day
Freelance Science Presenters  Central Scotland  Competitive hourly rate  No application deadline We are always looking for dynamic freelance science presenters to deliver our science experiments, demonstrations and workshops to people of
May 10 @ 5:00 pm
To celebrate the Beltane Public Engagement Network turning 10, we are launching our inaugural Beltane Sparks Programme, to encourage the development of new and innovative partnerships between researchers from across
May 15 @ 4:00 pm The University of Malta
Are you looking to develop your skills in science communication? Do you want to learn the most innovative techniques that combine science and arts? Would you like to build an
May 17 all-day
The Edinburgh International Film Festival in partnership with the Beltane Network are looking for researchers interested in meeting writers from film and television to talk about their research. Selected researchers
May 31 @ 5:00 pm
The Institute of Physics Public Engagement Grant Scheme is now open!! The IOP public engagement grant scheme provides up to £3000 to individuals and organisations running physics-based events and activities