Research Impact: making a difference as an academic advisor to an online engagement tool

2019-07-30T21:44:46Z (GMT) by Jennifer Lees-Marshment
Presentation given at ResBaz Auckland 2019, 10th July.

Dr Jennifer Lees-Marshment discusses the value of research impact and her experience as Academic Advisor to TVNZ’s online engagement tools Vote Compass (2017 and 2014) and Kiwimeter (2015). Her talk showcases the value of engaging in research impact, but also discusses the challenges and pressures that stepping outside the ivory tower of academia can generate. Jennifer is Associate Professor in Politics and was academic lead on University of Auckland’s Impact Working Group and is a member of the Convening Group for the University COI in Impact.