Communicating research for public impact


Greenwell helps research institutions to share knowledge and new thinking with the public, business, media and policy-makers. We can support you to:

  • Increase awareness, reputation and impact
  • Attract new partners, students and supporters
  • Enrich the research process

There are three strands to our research communications activities:

Capacity building

Training and development programmes to help researchers develop the skills they need to engage effectively the public, business and policy makers in research activities and agendas. Bespoke and off-the-shelf sessions are available in the following topics:

  • Consultancy skills
  • Writing for public engagement
  • High impact blogging
  • Authentic Networking
  • Setting up a WordPress website
  • Team strategy days

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Research communications methods that we deliver directly:

  • Web site design and development
  • Project blogs.  Design, editorial management, commissioning, updating and promotion.
  • Infographic development, design and promotion.
  • Podcasts/ videos – scripting, recording, editing, uploading and promotion.
  • Social media strategy and delivery.
  • Webinars – event management and implementation.
  • Online learning modules.

 Project plans and bids

We can work with you to develop and deliver research communication / dissemination project plans and bids. This includes:

  • Defining target outcomes and audiences
  • Objectives and tactics
  • Internal skills development
  • Measuring and reporting impact