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Make your impact - a training opportunity to develop the personal, societal and commercial impact of your research

(26 June 2020)

Places are available to join the first online cohort of Action for Impact, an exciting training opportunity for academics at Northern Accelerator universities, enabling them to develop the personal, societal and commercial impact of their research. If you want to make a positive change in society by actively applying your research skills and knowledge, find out more and apply by 2 July 2020.

Both the format and the content of the course have been adapted to run online, with much of the learning accessible to download in your own time. Participants will then join live discussion groups once a week over a three-week period, led by world-class facilitators and experts in researcher development.

You’ll develop an innovative mind-set and enterprising approach, within a multidisciplinary cohort.

This established programme, delivered by Newcastle University, is available to researchers at Durham, Newcastle, Northumbria and Sunderland universities, across all disciplines.

Action for Impact is primarily aimed at early career researchers and postgraduate researchers, however it is open to any academic with an interest in developing the skills to realise impact from their research.

Find out more and apply by 2 July here.

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