What do clients think of the Science Shop?
I can advise any patient association with a limited budget and thinking of doing research to contact the Science Shop.
Philip de Sterke, Hemochromatose Vereniging Nederland
Want to know what kind of research the Science Shop does?
Take a look at the projects. Projects
The Science Shop is a member of Living Knowledge, the international network of science shops. More information on this network can be found on their website:
Reflexivity in performative science shop projects
Science shop research projects offer
possibilities for universities to engage with communities. Many science shop
projects directly or indirectly intend to empower certain marginalised groups
or interests within a decision-making process. Reflection on the role and
position of researchers is important in these projects.
A publication written by the Wageningen UR Science shop on
this subject can be downloaded for free, after registration.
The social value of science shops: a cost-benefit analysis
University departments operating as science shops
coordinate research projects for individuals or civil society organizations
(CSO) lacking the financial means to turn to professional consultancy bureaus.
publication three cases are analysed; one of them is the Wageningen UR