Now showing items 1-10 of 23
Science for Society
(International Innvoation, 2015-09-23)
The Government of Canada’s new science, technology & innovation strategy means universities must adopt a fresh approach to complement technology transfer and industry liaison. ResearchImpact-RéseauImpactRecherche, a network ...
Maximizing the Benefits of Research
When research is easier to access, it supports closer collaboration between the different groups that are affected by it. Universities, communities, government agencies and businesses can improve their collaboration with ...
Are you engaged in engagement?
(Association of Commonwealth Universities, 15-Mar)
December 2014 saw the launch of the ACU Engage Community – a new special interest group for all those working or involved in university community engagement. Here, David Phipps offers an overview of this important area and ...
Knowledge mobilisation builds local research collaborations for social innovation
Universities seek to maximise the impact of their research by investing in technology commercialisation services but universities fail to support the various impacts of non-commercial research. This paper describes the ...
Student internships bridge research to real world problems
(Emerald Group Publishing, 11-Jan)
Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to evaluate whether unstructured graduate student research internships conducted in collaboration with community agencies build capacity and knowledge for students and community.
Knowledge Mobilization Leads to Social Innovation
Building the capacity for KMb will benefit universities and communities. Through knowledge brokers, resources, and clear language research summaries, the KMb Unit at York is working to maximize the social, cultural, and ...
Clear Language Summaries Are Tools for Research Outreach and Knowledge Mobilization
Research summaries employing clear language writing and design principles are able to engage a wider audience in university research. This allows for university research and research expertise to be accessible to community ...
Graduate Students Can Improve Their Networking and Research Skills in Collaborative Research Projects with Community Partners
The KMb summer internship program for graduate students is a part of the university’s goal for knowledge mobilization. It allows both graduate students and the community partners they work with to participate in the creation ...
The Co-produced Pathway to Impact Describes Knowledge Mobilization Processes
(University of Alabama, 2016-07)
Knowledge mobilization supports research collaborations between university and community partners which can maximize the impacts of research beyond the academy; however, models of knowledge mobilization are complex and ...