Members of the Science Communication Unit (SCU)

A variety of staff and students work with the SCU on our practical, academic and postgraduate project portfolio.

Academic staff

Research staff

PhD students


  • Andreia Jorge
    Thesis: To understand how plant diversity communication is performed, both from the institutions’ perspective and communicators’ angle.

  • David Judge 
    Thesis: in collaboration with the Eden Project, working on their current exhibition Invisible Worlds.

  • Achintya Rao 
    Thesis title: Exploration of factors that shape attitudes towards outreach within the particle physics research community (funded by the CERN Doctoral Student Programme).  

  • Andy Ridgway
    Thesis title: Exploring ways to change food waste behaviour in family households with children in the UK.