How to contact MPs and Members of the House of Lords from Parliament’s Outreach & Engagement Service
How to work with Select Committees from a clerk of a House of Commons Select Committee
How Parliament has been cited in REF 2014 impact case studies from the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology
“This was one of the most useful events I’ve ever attended.” – RIUKP Attendee, January 2017
“This was a very informative event. I enjoyed learning about how to engage with Parliament and consider the impact of my research on parliamentary activities” – RIUKP Attendee, November 2016
Tickets cost £40 and include lunch. If this fee is a barrier to attendance, please contact us; we may make exceptions in some circumstances. We are also able to discuss group bookings if you would like to book a block of tickets for your institution.
Leading scientific publishers Elsevier are coming to King’s once more to deliver a session for researchers (postgraduate or staff).
This researcher development session will provide:
An opportunity to hear about the process of reviewing papers from one of best known scientific publishers
A chance to speak with current journal editors about the peer review process.
Elsevier mainly publish scientific journals, so these sessions will have a science focus. However. this session is open to researchers from any discipline wishing to deepen their knowledge of the publication and peer review process.
Do you want to develop new skills through a paid summer internship?
Many students choose to engage in internships to help fund their studies and to gain skills to help with employability. Knowing this we thought we would share some opportunities which are available exclusively to King’s students!
Finding & Applying to Opportunities New opportunities will be posted on King’s CareerConnect. If you are interested in applying for the Summer Scheme vacancies or if you are looking for Part-time work, you must first locate the ‘Exclusive Internships for King’s Students’ tab, and click ‘Search and apply’.
You can also find the Kings Internship Team on Facebook. They regularly post alerts to all new vacancies on their Facebook page so why not ‘like’ their page so you don’t miss an opportunity!
About the King’s Research Consultancy
The King’s Research Consultancyis a programme offering PhDs (post-upgrade) the opportunity to consult on a specific research project within a department at King’s College London, or with an external organisation.
You can benefit from this scheme by:
Gaining advanced levels of work-based experiential learning and build on research, analytical and project management skills.
Having access to pre-consultancy training and support from King’s Careers & Employability, if required.
Having the opportunity to apply your PhD subject knowledge to a commercial project, impacting significantly and tangibly on organisational or departmental outcomes.