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Stay in touch with the latest developments in European science engagement... Ecsite offers ongoing news on this website, as well as a monthly online magazine, Spokes.

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News 17 January 2020

The Open University currently has a number of full-time PhD Studentships available in the School of Environment, Earth and Ecosystem Sciences based in Milton Keynes, starting in October 2020.

News 16 January 2020

THIS Institute, partenered with Cambridge University, is looking for a Citizen Science Programme Coordinator to work on a new digital platform, Thiscovery. Deadline is 10 February.

Calls 15 January 2020

Ecsite members are invited to apply to be part of a new H2020 proposal SocKETs which responds to the call Citizens and industrial technologies. Its main objective is to enable the industry in developing Key Enabling Technologies that reflect societal needs and values.

News 15 January 2020

Imperial College London is looking for a talented engagement practitioner and a positive and supportive team player who can help ensure that their public engagement initiatives and programmes are inclusive, accessible and engaging. Deadline for applications is Sunday, 2 February.

News 13 January 2020
'Social inclusion, equity and diversity: Organisational change' pre-conference workshop at the 2019 Ecsite Conference

Introduced for the very first time this year, the Ecsite Collaborative Grant will support a cross-country collaborative action in the Ecsite professional community.

News 10 January 2020
Open Letter M. Gabriel

140 organisations and networks from 28 European and associated countries have endorsed Ecsite’s Open letter asking for strong science engagement in Horizon Europe. Now help us push for more impact.

News 10 January 2020
session at #Ecsite2019. Copyright: Ecsite/Experimentarium/Photographer: Anja Wolff

Ecsite is offering 20 free one-day passes for its upcoming Conference to speakers bringing new ideas or perspectives. First round of applications close on 23 January

News 10 January 2020
Is this the way our cities are going to work and look in the future?

Transformation towards food systems better prepared for the future is taking place all around Europe in City Labs hosted by science centres and museums and science shops. A new and quirky hand-drawn video shares a glimpse of plans afoot in the 14 cities involved in the FIT4FOOD2030 project.

News 9 January 2020
Partners from SySTEM 2020 meet up to test out a new product - the engagement tracker

SySTEM 2020 is hitting the new year running by taking steps towards answering key questions that will help us generate an in-depth look at science learning in the non-formal sector:

News 7 January 2020

The European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity are looking for a talented individual to work as a Senior Officer for Ecosystem Assessments - deadline for applications is Friday 31 January 2020.


Digital Spokes magazine

Spokes is the monthly magazine of Ecsite, the European network of science centres and museums. Hear the latest news from European science engagement, go further with in-depth features and make the most of the good reads, events and opportunities shared by Ecsite members.

Spokes magazine #59, January 2020

IN DEPTH: Improving the experience for visitors with autism by D. Jones

LOOKOUT: Doing it their way with C. Catalão, B. Bevan, M. Artheau, D. Ronqvist & M. Azab

COLUMN: Planning a new strategy for Ecsite, together by H. Münder

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