I worked as a programmes assistant on this years Christmas lectures – helping produce the science demonstrations and working with Sophie on script and prompts.
I love working in areas where science and society meet – and showing how science can benefit us all!
I am also a PhD researcher in forestry and urban air pollution, working with industry to develop ‘green infrastructure’ (plants and trees) designed to clean urban environments from toxins like heavy metals.
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
Curious, keen and optimistic.
What did you want to be after you left school?
Dentist (i don't even like going to dentists now!)
Were you ever in trouble at school?
Not particularly, but i tended to chat through lots of lessons.
Who is your favourite singer or band?
The Black Keys
Tell us a joke.
What's round and sounds like a trumpet? A crumpet