I'm a keen science communicator and I really enjoy presenting activities and giving talks to the public. Over the past few years I've been involved in numerous science communication events. Here is a brief run-down:
‘Celebrate Science’ festival, Durham (2018). 3 days.
Durham Schools Science Festival (2018)
‘Celebrate Science’ festival, Durham (2017). 3 days.
ReCon Event 2017, invited talk: "What helps or hinders science communication by early career researchers?"
Pint of Science Leeds (2017)
PubhD Leeds (2016)
I was the Scottish Winner of the FameLab 2015 competition and performed at the UK FameLab final later that year.
I performed at the European Science Slam final in Copenhagen in 2014 to a crowd of 200+ public and school students.
I performed at the Hamburg Science Slam in 2014 in front of a crowd of 600 people in a former nazi fortress!
I've performed research-comedy at Bright Club in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dundee, and at the Edinburgh Fringe 2014.
I presented planetarium shows for school children and the public all across Scotland in the University of Glasgow mobile-planetarium.
I was the runner-up of the University of Glasgow Three Minute Thesis competition 2015.
I was a STEMNET ambassador from 2011 to 2015.
To top that off, in 2015 I won the Hunter-Cumming postgraduate prize for outreach from the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Glasgow.