Social media for researchers - engage with audiences & build a following

Course description

Please Note: Enrolment is an expression of interest. An application will be sent to you. 

Participation will be decided by selection committee.

Generating and measuring the public impact of your research is an increasingly important requirement, and social media can provide a key element.

Professor Paul Willis, scientist, broadcaster and social media expert, will lead a hands on workshop focusing on:

  • harnessing social media to promote your research
  • effectively engaging with audiences to build a following
  • creating content for social media including
    • image creation
    • blogging
    • podcasting
    • creating video

All activities will be supported by presentation slides and manuals that will be available to attendees.

Type of course



Paul Willis

Who should attend

  • ECR
  • MCR
  • Established researcher

What you will learn

  • How to use Social Media for research impact

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