Working as a self-employed consultant while researching


The workshop is based on the insights gathered by OUI when helping academics from the Social Sciences consult for over 500 companies. It will explore the benefits of undertaking consultancy, look at some real life case studies, inform on the Universities procedures and how Oxford University Innovation can support you and look at what you can do yourself to seek out opportunities.


  • General discussion on Consultancy
  • University-level administrative procedures to work as consultant while at university
  • Consultancy Contracts
  • Payment, rates – what you need to know
  • Sharing of case studies of social sciences consultants
  • Self-marketing for consulting opportunities
  • OUI support and contracting options

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