22nd June 2017, 12pm to 3pm

Engaging & Knowledge Exchange: Getting started with an external research partner 22 June 2017

Equipping researchers with practical first steps in identifying and getting started with an external research partner. Case studies will have both STEM & HASS focus.

  • Organised By: Research Strategy & Partnerships Unit, UNSW Innovation and Researcher Development Unit
  • Category: Seminars or Workshops

This practical workshop takes you through the first steps in considering, identifying and establishing a relationship with an external research partner by considering the following questions:

  • How do you find  an external research partner?
  • What aspects of your research might be valuable to an external partner?
  • What skills do you need to develop to engage effectively?
  • How to steward relationships with a range of different stakeholder?
  • Who can assist you in the Division of Research?

Target audience: UNSW academic staff who:

1.  Have not yet received funding or managed a research relationship with an external partner organisation, and

2.  are interested in finding out how to get started with a research partner

This workshop is the initial step in providing a program of on-going support for selected participants at regular intervals over the next 12 months with the goal of identifying a suitable partner and securing funding for research.

Refreshments and light lunch will be provided.

Registration Closing Date: 21st June 2017, 3pm