Sense About Science will be holding a Standing up for Science media workshop at the University of Manchester on Friday 27th March 2015. This full day event is free and for early career researchers in all sciences, engineering and medicine (PhD students, post-docs or equivalent in first job).
During the workshop we combine discussion about science-related controversies in media reporting with practical guidance and tips for how to deal with the media. Please find further information at http://www.senseaboutscience.org/data/files/VoYS/2015/VOYS_workshop_Manchester_flyer_2015.pdf
These workshops are very popular and places are limited. To apply, send a CV and cover letter explaining your reasons for applying to Joanne Thomas firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are a member of or are funded by any of our partner organisations (listed on the flyer), please state in your application – our partners hold five priority places for this workshop.
Closing date for applications is Friday 13th March.