University of Salford


The University of Salford was founded in 1896 and is ranked as one  of the world’s most international universities.

Located in Salford, Manchester, the University of Salford offers state of the art facilities and is in the heart of the city’s  £650m regeneration scheme and includes Media City UK.

The university provides a  wide range of academic teaching across the arts and science with a practical, real-life emphasis on industrial and community partnerships.

Academic areas involved in Planet Parliament Now! include: broadcast media, conservation, creative media, film,  journalism, science communication and theatre.

Academics involved are:

Sam Ingleson, Associate Dean, Engagement, Enterprise and Partnerships

Professor Jean Boubli, Chair in Tropical Ecology

Dr Chiara Benvenuto, Lecturer, Zoology

Umran Ali, Senior Lecturer, Creative Media

Planet Parliament Now! is sponsored by the University of Salford’s outreach and widening participation department.  Participants can sign up up now. Applications close 31st January 2019.