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Reference: 63137

Date Added: 19 October 2017
Closing Date: 19 November 2017

Job Title: Public Policy Engagement Facilitator

Working For: UCL

Location: London

Salary: £34,635- £41,864 per annum

Job Details

UCL Public Policy seeks to build engagement between researchers and policymakers to enhance evidence-informed policy. We are seeking an enthusiastic and energetic individual with a clear interest in building links between universities and public policy to work specifically within the UCL Faculties of the Built Environment, Engineering, and Maths & Physical Sciences. The post works within the small UCL Public Policy team based in the Office of the Vice-Provost (Research) and is responsible for:

  • building a portfolio of policy engagement activities for UCL engineering and physical sciences research that delivers tangible outcomes in line with strategic priorities;
  • working closely with Deans of Faculty, Heads of Department, relevant members of the UCL Public Policy Board, and other academics and researchers to identify priority areas and develop strategies;
  • maintaining knowledge of the external policy landscape and developing and maintaining effective networks; and evaluating and reporting on activities, outputs and outcomes.

The postholder will be an individual with a good knowledge of the public policy landscape, including university or science policy; experience of knowledge exchange or stakeholder engagement in public policy; strong communication skills; an aptitude for developing effective relationships; and an ability to manage multiple projects across multiple knowledge areas.

More information, including a full job description and person specification can be found here: https://atsv7.wcn.co.uk/search_engine/jobs.cgi?owner=5041236&ownertype=fair&jcode=1681915&vt_template=965&adminview=1

Closing Date: 19 November 2017

Interview/Start Dates

Applications must be made by midnight on the closing date.

Interviews will be held late November / early December; shortlisted applicants will be informed w/c 20 November.

Application Details

For more details, and to apply, see here: https://atsv7.wcn.co.uk/search_engine/jobs.cgi?owner=5041236&ownertype=fair&jcode=1681915&vt_template=965&adminview=1

Website: http://ucl.ac.uk

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