MobilizeYU is a course designed for faculty, graduate students, staff, alumni, and community partners who are interested in learning more about Knowledge Mobilization (KMb).
Interested participants can apply to participate in the 8 week interactive course. Taught by leading KMb professionals and researchers, participants will about theoretical and practical aspects of effective KMb.
The course is will be held February 6 to April 2, 2020 in person at York University’s Keele campus and online. Details are found below.
February 6 to April 2, 2020
Professionals and Researchers
Teach this Interactive Course
About Theoretical and Practical
Aspects of Effective KMb
Applications are due before 5:00 pm on Friday, January 24, 2020.
The course will run from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm every Thursday afternoon from February 6 to April 2, 2019. There will be no class on Thursday, February 20 due to the Reading Week break.
The sessions will take place at York University’s Keele Campus and online using Zoom. Exact room locations will be sent to participants before the start of class.
Due to the limited class size, only 20 people will be able to attend in person. We will be accepting an addition 20 people to attend online.
Topic to be covered will include:
- Introduction to Knowledge Mobilization
- Ethical Considerations
- Building Partnerships
- KMb Planning: Tools and Templates
- Innovation and KMb
- Knowledge Products for Dissemination
- Research Communication Strategies
- Planning Collaborative Events
- Impact and Evaluation
WHAT IS KNOWLEDGE MOBILIZATION (KMB) ANYWAYS?
Knowledge Mobilization (KMb) is a suite of services that enhances the two-way connection between researchers and community stakeholders so that research and evidence can inform decisions about public policy and professional practice.
For more information, please contact Krista Jensen, Knowledge Mobilization Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org