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Alice Taylor

Alice Taylor.jpgJob Title: Engagement Manager

Institution: WISERD Hub, Cardiff University


Telephone: 02920 870983

Alice is responsible for developing and co-ordinating WISERD's engagement with a wide range of stakeholders from across the public, policy and third sectors. She supports academic researchers across WISERD to maximise their engagement with external partners and oversees WISERD’s communications and events.

Alice previously worked in Cardiff University's Creative Economy team building links between the university and those working in the city's creative economy. She was responsible for developing and establishing the brand, website and communications for the Creative Cardiff network.

Before joining Cardiff University Alice worked in communications roles for organisations including English Heritage, the British Association of Settlements and Social Action Centres, the Green Party, and for a member of the European Parliament. She is a qualified Broadcast Journalist and has worked on news, factual and arts programmes at the BBC and for independent production companies.

Alice holds a BA in Social and Political Sciences from King's College, Cambridge; an MA in Social and Political Thought from the University of Sussex and a Postgraduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Central Lancashire. She has recently completed a Diploma in Public Relations from the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR).



Latest News
Young People and Brexit

22nd March 2017

WISERD has recently been awarded ESRC funding to carry out a new interdisciplinary study into how young people in the UK feel about, and are responding to, the most significant policy issue of this Parliament: the UK’s exit from the European Union.


Poverty and Food Banks in Wales

16th March 2017

Poverty and the rise of food banks in Wales were the focus of research shared at WISERD’s latest civil society seminar, held at Cardiff last night. PhD student, David Beck and Dr Hefin Gwilym from Bangor University’s School of Social Sciences presented findings from their research exploring the experience of food poverty in Wales.


Featured Events
26 April, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Aberystwyth University (room to be confirmed)

As part of the WISERD Centre for Welsh Politics and Society Seminar Series, Dr Taulant Guma from the Department of Geography and Earth Sciences at Aberystwyth University presents emerging findings from the WISERD/Civil Society project on ‘Migrants, Minorities and Engagement in Local Civil Society’.