Sense About Science will be holding a Standing up for Science media workshop at the University of Manchester on Friday 15 March 2013.

This full day event is free and for early career researchers in all sciences, engineering and medicine (PhD students, post-docs or equivalent in first job).

During the workshop we combine discussion about science-related controversies in media reporting with practical guidance and tips for how to deal with the media.

Please find further information here (pdf)

These workshops are very popular and places are limited.

To apply send a CV and cover letter explaining your reasons for applying to Victoria Murphy, email:

If you are affiliated with the University of Manchester, please state this in your application – as a partner of this workshop our members have priority places.

Closing date for applications is Friday 1 March 2013.

Posted on behalf of:
Victoria Murphy
Events & Campaigns Officer
Sense About Science
14A Clerkenwell Green
London EC1R 0DP
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7490 9590