Job 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).
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’.