Dr Margarida Sardo (is a Senior Research Fellow in Science Communication at UWE Bristol. First degree in Biology, Masters in Ecology, PhD in Environmental Toxicology, Post-Doctoral Research in Science Communication. Margarida also lectures on the MSc in Science Communication and supervises MSc and undergraduate students.
Margarida is a trained scientist with extensive experience in evaluating and delivering science communication projects. She has worked as an external evaluator for several projects including H2020 ClairCity, EU Researchers’ Night, Royal Institution Christmas lectures, Wellcome Trust at the Latitude Festival, the AHRC/ESRC Connected Communities project and Maths Busking (Royal Institution).
Her research interests include good practice in science communication, evaluation methodologies, informal learning, exploring generic venues in science communication and science contributions to environmental policy-making.