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Hive Minds: A series of peer research talks and debates

18 January 2022
10:00am – 11:00am

Events exploring news and views in participatory research.

Young people and the civic journey

7 December 2022
10:30am – 3:00pm

A symposium exploring how to deliver on the National Youth Guarantee.

Charlene Stagon

Person 22 November 2022

Charlene brings extensive experience leading large, complex innovation programmes across the public sector, arts and culture, health and care and local communities. She is skilled in developing partnerships that explore how people-powered innovation can create meaningful change in complex systems.

Rizwana Hamid 

Person 17 November 2022

With over 30 years’ experience as a producer and director for the BBC, Channel 4 and other international broadcasters, Rizwana’s films have won awards, been used as evidence in internal enquiries, and influenced policy change. 

Matthew Taylor

Person 16 November 2022

Joining the NHS Confederation in June 2021, Matthew previously led the RSA for 15 years, was a Chief Adviser to Tony Blair, and ran the IPPR. Matthew is a media commentator on policy and public service reform. 

Senior Research Manager

Vacancy 15 November 2022

Do you have the experience and enthusiasm to manage and deliver a range of projects within our growing research portfolio? We’re looking for someone with expertise in participatory research methods, ideally incorporating creative and innovative techniques and approaches, alongside more traditional methods.

Felicia Barrow

Person 14 November 2022

A key member of the Finance and Corporate Resources team, Felicia is passionate about our organisation, and a gifted communicator, with expertise in operations, policy development and implementation, change management and frontline service delivery for the private, public, and charity and not-for-profit sectors. She is a Foundation Chartered Manager (fCMgr) in Management and Leadership.

Research Officer

Vacancy 14 November 2022

We’re recruiting one or two dynamic Research Officers who are enthusiastic about a career in social research. Who you are and why you want to do this role is as important as qualifications and experience; we are looking for people who are passionate about research as a tool for creating social change.

Micheal Omoniyi

Person 10 November 2022

In 2019, Micheal was named by the Financial Times among the 100 most influential leaders in tech. He is founder of The Common Sense Network and a range of other organisations and charities

Kate Hainsworth

Person 9 November 2022

Kate is an experienced CEO, skilled in managing non-profit organisations – especially in the arts and local community activity – and rooted in her home region of Leeds, Bradford and West Yorkshire. At Leeds Community Foundation / Give Bradford, she’s built an up-to-date, modern grant-making portfolio that is driven by a commitment to equity and inclusion.

Looking back, moving forward: how to fund and support community businesses

17 November 2022
9:00am – 10:30am

A panel event hosted by our Institute for Community Studies and Power to Change.

Eddy Adams 

Person 3 November 2022

Eddy is an adviser, writer, moderator and events facilitator, working internationally on urban policy and growth inequality. He works extensively with Rotterdam, as well as with Glasgow, Turin, Milan, Bilbao and Berlin. 


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