Sense About Science will be holding a Standing up for Science media workshop at Charles Darwin House (headquarters of the British Ecological Society) in London on Friday 15th June. This full day event is free and for early career researchers in all life, medical and bioengineering sciences (PhD students, post-docs or equivalent in first job).
During the workshop Sense about Science 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 at http://www.senseaboutscience.org/data/files/VoYS_Workshop_SOB_15th_Jun_2012.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. If you are a member of a Sense about Science sponsor organisation, please state in your application – sponsors hold five priority places.
Closing date for applications is Friday 1st June.