We are looking for two Public Engagement Lead’s to join UK Research and Innovation’s public engagement team as we develop and implement our new strategy. As a senior member of the team, you will play a key role in shaping UKRI’s future work on public engagement.
UKRI has a diverse portfolio of public engagement programmes, which fall into four areas, engaging under-represented groups and communities, inspiring, empowering and engaging young people, helping researchers and innovators to involve diverse groups of people in their work and understanding the needs and values of society in relation to research and innovation.
We are looking for someone who is passionate about and has knowledge, networks and expertise in one or more of these areas. Reporting to the Head of Public Engagement, you will be given significant responsibility for developing and leading programmes in these areas.