Outreach

My group is involved in diverse outreach activities that include: (click on the logos to find out more)

             

Why should scientists do public outreach?

I am strongly committed to engagement with the general public in order to stimulate wider interest in science – and the natural world – among children and adults of the non-scientific community. See here for a recent presentation I gave on this topic to UCC’s most talented students.

Other outreach activities that I’ve been involved with include:

Primary- and secondary school students are welcome to visit my research laboratory as part of a laboratory tour at UCC, and Transition Years are welcome to apply for the Transition Year placement scheme.