Crossing boundaries: Communicating outside your discipline

Registration now open for new half-day training: Crossing boundaries: Communicating outside your discipline

Led by former BBC journalists and programme makers, expert in communicating complex ideas effectively to a range of audiences, this new, half-day session is designed to enable research staff to communicate effectively with other researchers and research users, such as policy makers, parliamentarians and the press. The different elements of the session will empower you to:

  • focus on the core message of your research
  • think about the audience and what they need/want to know
  • be clear about why your research matters and should be heard
  • receive and understand other peoples’ research
  • see potential synergies in collaborations

Coure pre-requisites and activities

You should bring to the training a short description of your research in three sentences.


In-person at the Oxford Martin School


Option 1: 5 April 2022, 09.30 - 12.30 | Book now

Option 2: 5 April 2022, 14.00 - 17.00 | Book now


The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) has awarded University of Oxford a grant to fund activities that will support our academics and researchers to build expertise and agility to work across disciplinary boundaries. This award is related to the NERC Agile Initiative | Oxford Martin School.