Lectures for Research Institutions

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As a service and information center with a wide range of experience and expertise in the field of Citizen Science, especially in the implementation of Citizen Science projects, in public relations and in the involvement of citizens or cooperation with schools, the Center for Citizen Science supports research institutions in building up know-how on the topic of "Citizen Science" and in the implementation of Citizen Science projects.

The Center for Citizen Science offers a series of free lecture modules to increase the know-how in the field of Citizen Science and to present motives, opportunities and challenges of this research approach. Furthermore, newcomers will learn practical tips for the successful planning and implementation of Citizen Science projects. The following topics can be arranged individually:

  • Topic 1: Introduction to Citizen Science and the added value for science and society
  • Topic 2: Planning Citizen Science projects - for beginners
  • Topic 3: Communication and public relations for Citizen Science projects
  • Topic 4: Cooperation between science and schools

The lectures can also be held in English. For more details, please contact us at citizenscience@oead.at.