Invaluable communication support from experts who understand how to make the most of your science

Consultancy services

We provide high-quality science communication services to organizations and establishments across the world, helping them reach their target audiences, whether local or global, specialist or general, in any language.

We have an exclusive partnership with Nature Research, which provides us with unsurpassed access to expertise from the world’s most reputable science publishing house. The Nature Research portfolio contains some of the most highly cited and influential journals in the world. For more than 140 years Nature has been setting the scientific agenda, publishing ground-breaking discoveries: from the splitting of the atom and the structure of DNA through to the hole in the ozone layer, the latest advances in stem cell research and results of the ENCODE project. Nature Research publishes 18 of the top 50 science journals by Impact Factor.

The Nature-standard editorial and publishing expertise at MSC is ideally placed to help you find solutions to the key questions in science communication.

We can provide consultancy and advice or take on full project design, management and delivery responsibilities. We always pay close attention to the particular needs of our clients and are able to tailor a package of services to meet your scale or budget.

  • Consultancy on scientific writing/publishing training within your institution, and tailored training plans;
  • Nature-standard editing and advice on your organization research papers to make an impact on journal editors, peer reviewers and readers;
  • Improving the research itself, through editorial input on grant applications and research planning services to target the most exciting scientific areas;
  • Improving any process at the scientific journals run by your organization or helping you launch new journals.
  • Production of a coherent publication plan, including online and/or print products that will engage your target audience;
  • Marketing plans, including market research, press release support and direct marketing to maximize the value of your activities;
  • Media and social website training and support for your staff.
  • Editorial input on grant applications, to help your ideas succeed;
  • Bibliometrics and other research planning services to ensure that high-achievers are fostered and the most exciting scientific areas are targeted for investment.
  • Training on any aspect of science communication, in particular scientific writing/publishing and media relations;
  • Consultancy on your existing training plan/curriculum;
  • Bibliometrics and other research planning services to ensure that high-achievers are fostered and the most exciting scientific areas are targeted for investment.

To discuss your consultancy needs contact us.