The Research Uptake (ResUp MeetUp) Symposium and Training Exchange has issued two exciting calls for proposals to contribute to the forthcoming event. The event will convene in Nairobi, Kenya from 9-12 February 2015.
The latest news and opportunities in the field of research communication and uptake.
As a means of bringing into focus the need for clear and effective messaging within policy briefs we are launching a twitter game as part of Policy Brief Week: #r2aconundrums.
R2A is set to launch a policy brief extravaganza between October the 27th-31st, 2014. Over the course of the week R2A will be showcasing new guidance, commentary and an animation that brings into focus the value of the policy brief.
R2A is excited to announce the launch of a new quarterly Guest Editor position. Applications are now open for Guest Editors who will have editorial responsibility over content displayed on the website for a 4 month period.
TheThink Tank Initiative seeks to fill the position of Senior Program Officer for Knowledge Translation. This key role is in managing and providing the knowledge function for the Initiative, with a focus on strategic engagement and communications.
IDS are seeking to recruit a Director of Communications and Impact, to implement new strategies that will ensure that the Institute’s research is integrated throughout with innovative, high-impact communications and knowledge mobilisation.
The Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) and ReBUILD Research Consortium are seeking a Research, Policy and Practice Advisor. Closing Date: Friday 15th August 2014.
RAPID have recently lauched a new online guide for Outcome Mapping. The guide comprises a suite of tools that any organisation can use at any stage in the policy engagement process to improve its overall approach.
The Editorial Management Board of the journal Evidence & Policy invites applications for the post of Associate Editor. Evidence & Policy is the first peer – reviewed journal dedicated to comprehensive and critical assessment of the relationship between research evidence and the concerns of policymakers and practitioners, as well as researchers.
Africa Research Institute (ARI) is seeking to recruit an experienced Policy Researcher. As part of a small, collaborative team, you will oversee diverse projects from initial research to final editing and publication. ARI works with external contributors to produce topical publications in a variety of formats.
The International Growth Centre (IGC) is looking for a Managing Editor. The succesful candidate will play a crucial role in translating IGC academic research into easily understandable policy advice and compelling ideas for growth, working closely with IGC researchers.
KSI is seeking expressions of interest from individuals for being considered for upcoming consulting opportunities. Indonesian nationals are strongly encouraged to respond. Apply by 24 May 2014