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Public Engagement with Research

Why public engagement?

Public engagement describes a range of approaches that researchers can take to involve the public with their work.

 The NCCPE has identified three distinct, if often overlapping, purposes that engagement can serve:

A growing body of evidence indicates that public engagement with research can create significant impacts:

for the University

for staff and students

for society

To explore these ideas further, go to the NCCPE website

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