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Social Psychologist Jonathan Haidt on Communicating with People Across Cultural Divides

Social Psychologist Jonathan Haidt on Communicating with People Across Cultural Divides

In this episode of Research Comms social psychologist, Jonathan Haidt, author of the superb book ‘The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion’ talks about how we can break down barriers by talking to people’s ‘elephants’ and why the defence of viewpoint diversity in academic and research institutions is one of the most critical battles of our times.

Oxford Sparks Digital's Michaela Livingstone-Banks on Digital Science Communication

Oxford Sparks Digital's Michaela Livingstone-Banks on Digital Science Communication

Oxford Sparks is Oxford University’s multi-faceted digital engagement platform which communicates the university’s latest scientific research with the public. In charge of the programme is Michaela Livingstone Banks who is this week’s podcast guest.

Research Comms Podcast S1 Ep1: Science Poet, Sam Illingworth

Research Comms Podcast S1 Ep1: Science Poet, Sam Illingworth

Today I'm launching a brand new podcast all about digital research communications. This first episode is an interview with science communication expert Sam Illingworth who explains how to make the most out of the digital tools available to research communicators. As well as reading one of his fantastic science poems!