King's College London, is seeking an exceptional individual to develop 'Impact & Engagement Services' (I&ES) as a core service for King's researchers. I&ES advises researchers on embedding engagement and impact strategies within research grants and the delivery and evaluation of activities. This role is based within the Science Gallery London (SGL) team and works in close partnership with the Research Engagement Manager in the Research Management & Innovation Directorate.
SGL is a free to visit space in London Bridge that opened to the public in September 2018. Part of King's College London, SGL is a place where art and science collide through exhibitions and events developed by artists, scientists and young adults. The regularly changing programme provides a platform for audiences to engage and share their thoughts on cutting-edge research and deliver impact for the university's academic community.
We are seeking someone with a proven interest in scientific research and direct experience in making it more accessible for a range of audiences, excellent project management skills and demonstrable experience and success as a public engagement practitioner, including defining objectives and evaluating and evidencing the benefits.