Explore some of our more niche opportunities below, or get in touch via alumni@imperial.ac.uk  if you'd like to suggest a way to help.

Opportunities

Become an Alumni Champion for neurodiversity in STEM

The 2eMPowerproject delivers unique STEM workshops designed to support and inspire high ability students with learning disabilities (dyslexia, dyspraxia, AD(H)D or high functioning autism). We are looking for alumni working in STEM, who have a learning difference, to support the project share their experience at a workshop, in a case study or as a guest speaker. 
 
 
Location: London
Time Commitment: Various, depending on activity

Become a school governor

Imperial College London and Governors for Schools are pleased to invite alumni of the to an information session on becoming a school governor. The role of a governor offers a fantastic way to continue your professional development. Test and develop your skills in a challenging environment whilst making a significant contribution to your local community.

Find out more at an information session on Thursday 14 March 2019, 12.20 - 13.30 (lunch will be provided). Places are limited so please book your place by Thursday 7 March.

More information and the online booking form can be found here >>

If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact Silje Andersen in the Imperial Outreach team on silje.andersen@imperial.ac.uk.

Location: You decide the time period you are prepared to travel to and from the school. This could be between 30 or 60 minutes, or more on occasion.
Time Commitment: Governors are expected to attend a minimum of six meetings per year. The preparation, participation and travel for these meetings, and training, will comprise four to five hours a month for 9 months of the year.

Help the School of Public Health with Dementia Prevention Research

The CHARIOT Register has been organised by the School of Public Health at Imperial College London. It is a list of healthy individuals who would like to be contacted about research studies into the prevention of dementia. Their research aims to better understand dementia; the risks of developing the disease and what factors might protect against it. This will allow them to develop methods for early prediction or prevention. 

To join the CHARIOT register you must be 50-85 years old and have no diagnosis of dementia or memory problems. 

If you are interested in joining the register or would like more information, please contact The Chariot Register Team on dementia.prevention@imperial.ac.uk or call 020 7594 8886. Further information can also be found on their website.

Location: Various
Time Commitment: Various 

Exhibit or speak at Imperial Lates

The Imperial Lates series launches at the start of the2018-19 academic year with evenings themed around Green Tech, Infection, Maths, Fashion, and Women@Imperial.We are looking for alumni who are keen to inspire, entertain, gain new perspectives on their research or actively interact with the public, to participate as speakers or exhibitors at the Lates. 

Find out more and submit your proposal here >>

Location: South Kensington Campus, London
Time Commitment: Approximately four hours on the day