Making Science Public:
Challenges and Opportunities
The challenges of making science public
A five-year research programme funded by the Leverhulme Trust (2012-2017) looking at the challenges involved in making science public; making public science; making science in public; making science more public; making science private...How are such activities changing the relationship between science, politics and publics, and what are the normative implications for problems relating to political legitimacy, scientific authority and democratic participation?
This research is carried out within the Institute for Science and Society.
Find out more about the programme.
Take a look at what we've been up to in the Autumn 2015 Making Science Public (MSciP) newsletter.
We've been successful in gaining further external funding from a variety of sources.
Have a look at our recent outputs including journal papers, a working paper and book chapter.
We have a variety of research outputs including journal articles, policy reports, books and book chapters, conference papers and a programme blog.
Programme funded by
Programme funded by The Leverhulme Trust in collaboration with the University of Warwick and the University of Sheffield.