Simon is a Media and Communications Officer at the University of Leeds, covering medicine, health and biological sciences research. He enjoys working with academics to help translate their scientific breakthroughs into language people can actually understand.
Before working at the University of Leeds, Simon interned at the Science Media Centre, and before that completed a research masters in science communication at the University of Cambridge. He likes to talk, and has hosted a science radio show, as well as live-streamed interviews with academics for the University of Leeds.
Simon is a SciComm enthusiast and runs a Leeds Sci Comm monthly meet up. He is also a passionate environmentalist.