Your research may have the potential to impact both policy and practice and influence the broader community in a number of ways. Knowing how and where to communicate your research, and understanding how to do so ethically and responsibly, will ensure your research makes an impact. 

Useful links

Policy 101: Understanding public policy and its making [webinar]

19 July 2021 10:00am12:00pm
Develop a scholarly appreciation of public policy and identify how it impacts your research.

Making and measuring research impact: an introduction [webinar]

8 October 2021 10:00am11:30am
Learn about research matrices and social media impact. Find out how and where you can start making an impact with your research.

Getting Research Into Policy and Practice

22 June 2021 9:00am3:00pm
A one day workshop designed to help researchers better understand and navigate Australia’s policy landscape, run by Centre for Policy Futures.

Strategic networking: How to connect for impact [webinar]

17 June 2021 10:00am12:00pm
Understand the strategic value of networking. Identify networking opportunities.

Networking in the digital space [webinar]

18 January 2021 10:00am12:00pm
This session will provide tips and tricks for making contact through digital means.

What policymakers want from academia - A panel discussion [webinar special]

26 November 2020 10:00am12:00pm
The third in the series of Getting Research into Policy and Practice webinar specials by the Centre for Policy Futures.

Communicating for impact outside academia [webinar]

11 November 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Learn to communicate your research to the broader community.

Evidence-based policy making [webinar special]

29 October 2020 10:00am12:00pm
The second of the Getting Research into Policy and Practice webinar specials by the Centre for Policy Futures. Join this evidence-based policy discussion with Professor Brian Head and Dr Pedro Fidelman from the Centre for Policy Futures. Using case studies they will discuss when and how evidence is used, how is it accessed, and contemporary issues in evidence-informed policy-making (EIPM).

The nuts and bolts: Australia's system of government and the policy process [webinar special]

15 October 2020 10:00am12:00pm
The first of the Getting Research into Policy and Practice webinar specials run by the Centre for Policy Futures.

Research, Policy and Practice: Connecting for Change

26 November 2019 10:00am12:00pm
Where does your research sit in the Australian and global policy context? How should you position it to create impact? This is essential information for all students regardless of which area you might work in after graduating.

[NEW] Win that grant: 6 rules for crafting a compelling proposal

7 November 2019 9:30am1:30pm
Engage your grant assessors by building the strongest possible connection between your text and its readers.